Not Worth the Trouble?
The other night I was making a fruit salad for my nieces; painstakingly cutting up cantaloupe, a pineapple, strawberries ... and then I got to the mangoes.
When grocery shopping I'm ususally pretty bothered by people who buy pre-chopped onions, potatoes, and pre-minced garlic, it just seems lazy to me. I realize now that it's just that those things aren't a pain in the ass for me to prep. Mangoes, I've discovered, really get on my nerves. You have to cut around that huge pit and it never seems like you get a lot of the actual fruit. If I could afford it, I'd buy big tubs of the pre-cut mangoes they have at all my local Mexican markets.
Are there any fruits or vegetables that you hate prepping, so much in fact that you buy them pre-choped/minced/diced? What are they?