How to chop the finger chilies technique? A very simple way to chopping finger chilies without even touching your finger or hands. Start by cutting the chilli in half lengthways and trim the ends. Scrape out the seeds and then cut the chilli crossways into 2 equal pieces. Place the two halves on top of each other and cut them lengthways into fine strips. Turn the chillies 90 degrees and finely dice.

Disclaimer: Please take extra care when handling a knife.