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Use Bottle Caps to Hold Eggs Steady (and Other Uses for Plastic Bottles)

Mihir Patkar Sep 01, 2016. 4 comments

Unless you’re using the whole carton, eggs can be tricky to handle in the kitchen, rolling around on your counter top. Here’s a simple trick to keep one in place until you need them: put it on an inverted bottle cap.

You can use a plastic bottle cap or even a beer bottle cap for this. Just place it upside down, and put the egg in it. It also works well with fruits that roll easily, like tangerines, and it’s ideal for situations where you need counter space but also don’t want your ingredients rolling all over while you work.

So even if you want to get rid of your plastic or beer bottles, save the caps and put them in your kitchen. You never know when a few might be handy. Check out the full video to see other clever uses for plastic bottles, like sealing opened bags with bottle caps .

4 Amazing life hacks with bottles | NewKew (YouTube)

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