Video: How to chop like a top chef

Ever wondered how top chefs chop vegetables so quickly? Check out this video to find out how.

Top Whitby chef Rob Green gave Gazette reporter Karl Hansell a quick lesson on chopping techniques this week.

Reporter Karl Hansell gets a knife masterclass from Rob Green at Green's restaurant''w134116

Reporter Karl Hansell gets a knife masterclass from Rob Green at Green's restaurant''w134116

Top tips included using a knife sharpener to keep the blade in top condition and using a smooth slicing action. However, as Karl proved, it’s not as easy as it looks!

If you fancy learning how to cook like the professionals, Rob is running cookery classes.

Visit www.greensofwhitby.com for more details or contact Rob on Twitter using @RobGreenchef