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If you have to pre-bake a pie for some function or another, chances are the crust will get a little soggy by the time you serve it. Luckily, pastry genius Stella Parks has a blindingly elegant solution: Magnesium sulfate.

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American cheese may be lacking in the flavour department, but there's no denying the beauty of its meltiness. I hate choosing between taste and texture, but it turns out I don't have to. Using the glory of melting salts, almost any cheese can be transformed into creamy, melty slices.