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Grater as Muffin Saver

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

By Melinda Page and Elizabeth Wells
Burned cupcake with graterQuentin Bacon

Revive burned muffins and cookies by running the charred bottoms lightly across the grater to help them rise from the ashes. Your baked goods will look golden brown, even if you forgot to set the timer.

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