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Tell Us A Cooking Hack That Makes Everything 100% Better

Do you add salt to your coffee grounds?

If you're anything like me, you're always searching for brilliant cooking hacks that'll make your experience in the kitchen 100% better.

Julie from "Julie & Julia" cooking by putting wine in a pot
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Everyone has at least one cooking trick up their sleeve, whether it's a hack that saves you a lot of time or a trick that makes your meal taste suuuuper delicious.

Jake the Dog from "Adventure Time" making bacon and eggs
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So I want to ask you, dear reader: What cooking hack do you absolutely swear by?

Maybe you smear mayonnaise instead of butter on your grilled cheese sandwich in the pan to make it crispier.

A grilled cheese sandwich on sprouted multi-grain bread in a cast iron skillet
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Or perhaps you put avocados in the oven and let them bake for 10 minutes to make them ripen faster.

A baked avocado versus a regular avocado
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Or maybe when you make your morning coffee, you add a pinch of salt to the grounds so it doesn't taste bitter.

Hands of barista adding salt in black coffee
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Whatever it is, we want to know! Tell us a genius cooking hack that makes everything 100% better, and why you swear by it, in the comments below.


The best submissions will be featured in a BuzzFeed Community post!