Useful Uses of Pickle Juice

Useful Uses of Pickle Juice

Pickle Juice Benefit #5: Cleans Copper Pans

Pickle Juice Benefit #5: Cleans Copper Pans

Morgan Swofford for LittleThings

If you cook with copper-bottomed pans, you may despair of ever getting them back to their shiny, new-penny glory.

Well, never fear, that blackened char and dull color that copper pots acquire over time will disappear in no time with a little elbow grease and pickle juice.

The acetic acid in vinegar cuts through the gunk, and the salt and acid react with the greenish oxidization to brighten up your cookware in a flash.