How to Hull Strawberries - Option 1
There are a few different ways to hull (aka destem) strawberries. The following is our preferred way to do it, even though you'll sacrifice your yield a little bit.
Place strawberries on a cutting board and cut as close as you can get to the stem. Discard stem.
How to Hull Strawberries - Option 2
This method is a different approach to hulling strawberries. If you want to minimize waste and keep a little bit of the stem intact, simply try this hulling method.
Grab a firm grip around the stem of the strawberry and twist to pull out the leaves. Additionally if desired, use a paring knife to carve out the last bit of the stem.
How to Slice Strawberries
Follow either one of the instructions for how to hull strawberries.
Place strawberries cut side down on the cutting board.
With the help of a small paring knife or a chef's knife, start slicing the strawberries.
How to Make a Strawberry Fan
Follow the second instruction for how to hull strawberries.
Place strawberries on a cutting board and start slice a little further than halfway to keep the strawberries intact.
Press gently to create a fan.