How to peel garlic
2 Cut off the pointed end of the clove.
3 Lay the flat side of you knife on top of the clove and squash down with your hand.
4 Peel off broken skin.
How to crush garlic
2 Sprinkle a pinch of salt on top of the clove.
3 Hold your knife on an angle and use the tip to work the clove into a paste.
How to slice garlic
2 Slice cross wise as thin as possible, taking care to tuck your finger tips out of the way.
3 Discard the root end.