Save Money on Groceries ~ How to Rescue Brown Sugar

I recently baked some zucchini bread muffins and wanted to use brown sugar in the recipe.  When I took the bag of brown sugar out of the pantry this is what it looked like:

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Since I can’t really do anything with sugar rocks, I searched for a solution to my brown sugar petrification issue (other than buying new sugar).

I learned the coolest trick for getting brown sugar all nice and soft (and useable) again.

Put the sugar in an air tight container and place a piece of bread on top.

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Trust me – I was skeptical too.  But, it honestly works!  Look how fluffy my brown sugar was the next day:

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Do you have any similar tips and tricks on how to rescue food? 

4 Responses to Save Money on Groceries ~ How to Rescue Brown Sugar

  1. Jessica Sanchez says:

    I’m trying it now. Just discovered my rock suger last night.

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