Soak Unpopped Popcorn Kernels To Give Them A Second Chance

Soak Unpopped Popcorn Kernels to Give Them a Second Chance

No matter what method you use to make popcorn, you always seem to end up with a few kernels that didn't pop. Soaking the kernels overnight in water can help them pop the second time around.

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I tried this tip, and it worked like a charm. Obviously, you can't put them back in the microwave bag and try again, but if you use a hot-air popper or a frying pan, you'll be able to get the best bang for your buck. Keep them in an airtight container and soak a batch of "old maids" right before movie night or the poker game, and never throw away unpopped popcorn again.

Since I saw the pop corn bowl trick, I decided to inform you guys of this [Reddit]


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