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comment How can brown stains be removed from pots and pans?
BKF worked okay, but not great, on its own. Foil on its own didn't do much. But the combination really is amazing! Here's an "after" photo to compare to the "before" from the question.
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Someone ended up asking about this: Store eggs upside down or not?
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