I made caramel but it burned onto the bottom of the pan. How do you remove encrusted solid sugar/caramel from a stainless steel pot?
Denise from Canada
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The was awesome! I really thought I had ruined my favorite saucepan with burnt toffee, but I boiled a little Sprite in the pot and it came absolutely clean. Thanks for the wonderful advice!
The baking soda method worked! The baking soda dissolves the stuck caramel, I think.
By Pot Burner (Guest Post)10/10/2008
AMAZING ADVICE on boilibg a carbonated soda. Just a small amount did it. I bow down to your knowledge! Thanks so much.
By Janice (Guest Post)03/09/2008
It worked for me in seconds, I used Diet 7-up!
By Katie (Guest Post)03/06/2008
Boiling carbonated anything (I used sprite zero) worked like a charm within 30 seconds! I definitely recommend that method!
By Marty 12/19/2007
I add carbonated soda (Coke Or Pepsi) to the pot and let it boil. It removes almost any burnt on mess.
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When making caramel I forgot all about it and it boiled dry and blackened the pot. How do I get it clean. I have soaked and boiled it in vinegar but not a great amount is coming off. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Trudy from Australia
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