There's nothing worse than spending most of your holiday period in your kitchen slaving away.
These 13 cooking hacks should help considerably reduce that time so you have more time to watch that annoyingly funny Christmas movie that's on every year.
Keep your potatoes and other potted dishes warm in a crock pot set on low.
Add a dash of baking soda to your mashed potatoes to make them nice and fluffy.
Use a wine glass to cut the perfect-sized biscuit.
Use rolled up foil to create the perfect turkey rack.
Another good use of foil, stop the sides of your pie burning!
Keep that turkey cool with ice-cubes.
Grate cold/frozen butter so it's on-hand when you need it.
Put your lemons in the microwave for 10-15 seconds before serving to get more juice from them.
Pre-cut your veg/salad so it's not such an issue on the day you need to use it.
Microwave your potatoes, then they're easier to mash.
Wash your potatoes in the dishwasher, leave out the soap though.
Use muffin trays to create small portions of stuffing.
Use various kitchen utensils to step up your pie game.
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