When you juice a lemon or lime by hand (without using a special tool), all too often the seeds end up in the juice. To prevent the seeds from coming along for the ride, all you need is some cheesecloth.
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As Household Magic Daily Tips recommends, wrapping a wet piece of cheesecloth around the cut end of the lemon will collect the seeds while the juice strains through. Alternatively, you you could use another kind of mesh material such as sterile gauze.
While you’re at it, if you want to get as most juice as possible for your drinks or dishes, we know a few tricks for that too.
Pit-Free Lemon Juice Without the Sticky Fingers [Household Magic Daily Tips]