Learn how to easily peel, pit, and cut an avocado to use in your favorite healthy recipes. There are also a few tips and tricks that will show you how to tell if an avocado is ripe and how to store it for later.
Turn the avocado on its side and spin it while continuing to cut it in half with the knife.
Twist the two halves to separate them once the avocado is completely cut down the center.
Rotate the pit until it loosens and lift up.
Remove the pit from the knife by pressing on it from the unsharpened side with your thumb and pointer finger until it dislodges.