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When Life Gives You Lemons...Use This Easy Hack to Get the Most Juice out of Them!

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You know the story - you finally buy some fresh lemons from the store rather than the already squeezed stuff, but you barely get out any juice from the fresh citrus!

This hack will forever banish that problem, and will help you get the maximum amount of juice from fresh lemons. All you need is a microwave and zap! Lemonade, anyone? Check out the comparison in our video below.

Materials Needed:

  • Lemon(s), as many as desired
  • One bowl

Directions:

Microwave lemons in a bowl for 30 - 40 seconds.

Roll lemon under your palm against the kitchen counter.

Cut lemon in half.

Squeeze and get the most juice out of your lemons!

In the above picture for comparison, we used the microwave trick on the lemon juice on the right-hand side. It really works!

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