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33 Kitchen Tricks To Save You Time And Hassle

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1. You can tell how ripe an avocado is by popping off the stem and checking the color underneath.

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If it's yellow or green, you're good to go. If it's brown, the avocado is too ripe. (If it doesn't come off easily, it's not ripe enough.)

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16. Place an apple in with your potatoes to keep them from sprouting.

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23. Oh, and by the way...you've been cutting watermelon wrong this whole time:

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29. You can check how fresh an egg is by dropping it in some water:

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The egg on the left is very fresh, the one in the middle is about a week old, and the one on the right is nearly three weeks old. You can do the same thing with a glass of water and a pair of eyeballs.

30. Cook with stock instead of water to give your food a much richer taste.

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