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9 Videos (39m)
    • Introduction

    • Tools You'll Need

    • Knife Mechanics

    • Cutting Celery

    • Cutting Bell Peppers

    • Cutting Carrots

    • Cutting Onions

    • Slicing and Dicing Garlic

    • Thank you!


About This Class

In this class we will go over the basics of using a knife for cooking. What types of knives and cutting boards to use, how to properly hold a knife, and I'll show you how to use these techniques on a few vegetables to slice, dice and mince your way to beautiful, uniform cuts.

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Killer presentation Grant, something I need to learn too.
Jimmy Cruz

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Very good explanation on something soooo basic! But has lots of tips and advice. thank you! Sylvia
Sylvia Muller

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Great skill and helpful tips!
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Grant Johnson

Professional Chef, Semi-Pro Educator

I've been in the food service industry for over a decade, working in all caliber of restaurants everything from local mom-and-pop to signature dining at Walt Disney World. Currently, I'm the Executive Chef for a Sports Nutrition company in Oklahoma City. 

I'm excited to use my talents to help home cooks around the world create great food at home. 

Feel free to message me on here, and check me out on Instagram @chef_john_john. I love to hear from people from all walks of life.