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Most-Pinned New Uses

Our Pinterest followers have spoken, these are the most popular new uses, each with more than 500 repins.

Kitchen Twine Dispenser | Jute Twine | Cast Iron String Holder | Hanging String Holder

Kitchen Twine Dispenser | Jute Twine | Cast Iron String Holder | Hanging String Holder

No Kitchen Twine? 4 Other Options

No Kitchen Twine? 4 Other Options

Need a kitchen twine substitute? Here are several things you can use to truss a bird, secure stuffed meat or tie off a bundle of herbs.

Floss as Kitchen Twine      When you're out of kitchen twine (or if you never had any in the first place), unwaxed floss is a perfect stand-in for trussing a bird. Just be sure it's the unflavored wax you use!

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Floss as Kitchen Twine When you're out of kitchen twine (or if you never had any in the first place), unwaxed floss is a perfect stand-in for trussing a bird. Just be sure it's the unflavored wax you use!

Fresh herbs are great, but what if you can't use the whole bunch? Tie leftover sprigs together with kitchen twine, and hang them upside down from a rack or shelf in your kitchen to dry. Once dried, transfer the herbs to airtight containers, and keep them in your spice rack.

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Fresh herbs are great, but what if you can't use the whole bunch? Tie leftover sprigs together with kitchen twine, and hang them upside down from a rack or shelf in your kitchen to dry. Once dried, transfer the herbs to airtight containers, and keep them in your spice rack.

TRUSSING is simply tying; it is used for poultry and other meats to hold the shape while cooking. A kitchen twine or string is used for this process. Some also use a long trussing needle, especially on large birds like turkeys. The wings and legs of a turkey, chicken and other poultry can be secured with the string so after baking they are still tucked together making a nice presentation.

TRUSSING is simply tying; it is used for poultry and other meats to hold the shape while cooking. A kitchen twine or string is used for this process. Some also use a long trussing needle, especially on large birds like turkeys. The wings and legs of a turkey, chicken and other poultry can be secured with the string so after baking they are still tucked together making a nice presentation.

Package homemade caramel candies in plain cardboard cartons. Tie up the boxes with kitchen twine, and maybe even adorn each with a sweet little pinecone. Done. Get the recipes for Classic Caramel Candies and five variations: Sesame Ginger Caramel Candies, Orange Espresso Caramel Candies, Chocolate Coconut Caramel Candies, Maple Walnut Spice Caramel Candies, and Mixed Nut and Thyme Caramel Candies.      

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Package homemade caramel candies in plain cardboard cartons. Tie up the boxes with kitchen twine, and maybe even adorn each with a sweet little pinecone. Done. Get the recipes for Classic Caramel Candies and five variations: Sesame Ginger Caramel Candies, Orange Espresso Caramel Candies, Chocolate Coconut Caramel Candies, Maple Walnut Spice Caramel Candies, and Mixed Nut and Thyme Caramel Candies.

Tiny lemon bread loaves, I like the packaging. The recipe this links to is not that great though.

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Tiny lemon bread loaves, I like the packaging. The recipe this links to is not that great though.

Hanging bamboo vase made from a used shampoo bottle, kitchen twine, and acrylic paints. Looking forward to the roots populating the vase a bit...

Hanging bamboo vase made from a used shampoo bottle, kitchen twine, and acrylic paints. Looking forward to the roots populating the vase a bit...

DIY photo booth backdrop: buy $3 plastic tablecloths (9ftx4ft) cut into streamer size strips and tie to rope/kitchen twine. much cheaper then streamers & great for high walls!

DIY photo booth backdrop: buy $3 plastic tablecloths (9ftx4ft) cut into streamer size strips and tie to rope/kitchen twine. much cheaper then streamers & great for high walls!

Place each spoon in a flat cellophane bag (we also used a cardboard insert for stability) and tie with kitchen twine or ribbon. To serve, stir chocolate spoon into 8 ounces hot milk.

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Place each spoon in a flat cellophane bag (we also used a cardboard insert for stability) and tie with kitchen twine or ribbon. To serve, stir chocolate spoon into 8 ounces hot milk.

The Herb Brush: A Great Summer BBQ Tool by Adam Perry Lang - using kitchen twine and a long wooden spoon, tie on your favorite herbs and dip in oil to baste your favorite meat on the grill. CLEVER!

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The Herb Brush: A Great Summer BBQ Tool by Adam Perry Lang - using kitchen twine and a long wooden spoon, tie on your favorite herbs and dip in oil to baste your favorite meat on the grill. CLEVER!

how to crochet a modern basket with kitchen / butcher twine

Free Crochet Basket Pattern Made With Dollar Store Twine

how to crochet a modern basket with kitchen / butcher twine

purplueprose:  Make Your Own Moriar Tea Labels! So you might have seen some of my moriar tea teabag labels floating around tumblr…  I thought I’d share the template I made, so you can make your own! First of all, the design itself is not mine at all, and belongs to sirwatson, who made the original t-shirt design found on redbubble. All credit belongs to her; I merely reshaped the design! To make the labels, you need: A printer Paper Scissors String (sewing thread, kitchen twine, embroidery…

purplueprose: Make Your Own Moriar Tea Labels! So you might have seen some of my moriar tea teabag labels floating around tumblr… I thought I’d share the template I made, so you can make your own! First of all, the design itself is not mine at all, and belongs to sirwatson, who made the original t-shirt design found on redbubble. All credit belongs to her; I merely reshaped the design! To make the labels, you need: A printer Paper Scissors String (sewing thread, kitchen twine, embroidery…

Kids can pick a posy and licorice-twist leaves (bundled with kitchen twine) from a tasty flowerpot. To mold pot, butter fingers, and press cereal mixture against sides of a greased bowl. Use a cookie cutter for flowers; press candies into centers. Insert skewer stems (cut points off).

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Kids can pick a posy and licorice-twist leaves (bundled with kitchen twine) from a tasty flowerpot. To mold pot, butter fingers, and press cereal mixture against sides of a greased bowl. Use a cookie cutter for flowers; press candies into centers. Insert skewer stems (cut points off).

The Herb Brush: A Great Summer BBQ Tool by Adam Perry Lang [as seen on today's Today Show]- using kitchen twine and a long wooden spoon, tie on your favorite herbs and dip in oil to baste your favorite meat on the grill.

The Herb Brush: A Great Summer BBQ Tool by Adam Perry Lang [as seen on today's Today Show]- using kitchen twine and a long wooden spoon, tie on your favorite herbs and dip in oil to baste your favorite meat on the grill.