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Rosh Hashanah Hack: How to Easily Get Seeds Out of Pomegranates

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No one loves making a mess–especially when you’re cooking for a million people. This is basically why Rosh Hashanah can be stressful, because you’re trying to juggle going to synagogue, cooking a feast, and trying to keep your house from becoming a disaster zone while doing so.

This is why we took to Facebook Live to demonstrate one of the most dreaded kitchen tasks ever: getting the seeds out of a pomegranate–without making a mess. It’s really pretty easy.

Watch us (sort of) gracefully get the seeds out below:

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Joanna Valente

Joanna Valente is the Editorial Assistant at Kveller. She is the author of Sirs & Madams The Gods Are Dead, and Marys of the Sea (forthcoming), and received her MFA at Sarah Lawrence College. You can follow her @joannasaid on Twitter, @joannacvalente on Instagram, or email her at

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