Diced onion / Dicing an onion, or finely chopping it into small pieces, is a basic cooking skill you’ll see in many recipes. Use a sharp knife and a good cutting board to make sure the onion doesn’t slip. … Put the onion cut-side down on the cutting board.
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How big is diced?

The photograph above shows minced, diced and chopped onions. Minced (on the left) is the smallest cut. diced (in the middle) is a bit bigger, and chopped (on the right) which is cut, at most, into about ¼ inch chunks. When it comes to chopping an onion or any vegetables, choose a knife that you are comfortable holding.

What is the difference between chopping and dicing?

Dice can also refer to cutting vegetable into cubes of a specific size while chop is less precise. In general, chop is more casual and has more leeway while dice is more specific. The word mince means a very small dice. From left to right, above: large chop, medium chop, small chop (diced), and minced.

How do you mince an onion?

Mincing onions is basically chopping onions as finely as you can. Start with dicedonions. Then, lay one hand flat across the tip of your knife and use a rocking motion to chop. Keep going until the onions reach an evenly sized fine dice.

What is the difference between chopping and mincing?

Chop: Chopping means to cut food into (more or less) bite-sized pieces using the quick, heavy blows of a knife. If a recipe calls for something to be finely chopped, the pieces should be smaller than bite sized, and if it calls for roughly chopped, they should be slightly bigger.

Diced onion is 100% white onion, minimally processed, subjected to a process of cutting, washing and disinfection, and also packed ready to be eaten. The extent of the cut is cubes of 1 x 1″.

The  checkered onion is white to green colorized, with slight moisture condensation, soft and crunchy consistence, with very characteristic smell and flavor.


The checkered onion should be maintained refrigerated; its packaging has been designed to keep the onion fresh. After opened, if it is not consumed in its entirety, we recommend keeping it in its original bag inside the refrigerator, taking out the air inside the bag previously
  • Optimum conservation temperature: from 1°C to 4.4 °C
  • Produces ethylene: NO
  • Sensitive to ethylene exposure: NO.