People Are Just Discovering the Ingenious Way to Easily Open Tightly Sealed Jars

published Jan 24, 2024
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Someone opening jar of pickled cucumbers
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In a recent Instagram post, @CountryHomes.Charm showcased a very easy tip for opening sealed jars, and it only requires the use of something you definitely already have in your kitchen …

That’s right — a bottle opener!

Although the lid of a jar is screwed on, the force applied by the bottle opener when applied in traditional fashion releases the pressurized air from the jar and allows you to unscrew the lid with ease. It’s a pretty ingenious workaround, and one that I kind of can’t wait to try myself.