A sandwich press is a welcome addition to any workplace kitchen, and a fine way of making your packed lunch more interesting. However, keeping it clean can be a fiddly task.
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Reader Josh G writes in with an obvious but still notable means of avoiding the melted-cheese-scraping blues:
Often kitchens at workplaces have a sandwich press, but too often coworkers do not clean up properly. To not contaminate your own sandwich, and not leave any extra crumbs on the press, wrap the sandwich in baking paper before you put in on the press.
If your problem is stopping people stealing your toasted sandwich ingredients before you use them, check out our post on how to handle kitchen thieves. Thanks Josh!