Oooh. I have found a new friend. It’s called a pomegranate! I had never eaten a pomegranate before, but I was in Wal-Mart the other day and I saw that beautiful red fruit calling my name, so I purchased one.
Then I got home and thought, ok, now what? So here is what I did:
First, I cut it in half.
Then in fourths.
I filled a bowl with water, and submerged each section in the water while I scraped the seeds out of each part. If you do this in water, all of the non-edible part will float to the top, so you can just scoop it off.
Then I rinsed the seeds, or arils, in a strainer, and they were ready for snacking! Mmmmm….