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thatsvy thatsvy 9 years
I use to do that too, but it's not allowed in restaurants bc it's unsanitary. We used something else that works well.. I can't think of the name, i wanna say it's like drawer liner... hmm, i'll have to think of it.
Kostika Kostika 9 years
Just put a dish towel under it instead. A wet or dry one will work. Will save you from wasting paper towels and will be a lot easier to clean up than a wet paper towel that's been stuck to your counter.
hollitosway hollitosway 9 years
hey partysugar- i just read that warped wooden cutting boards are really susceptible to major kitchen germs. it freaked me out so much that i actually got rid of my favorite old warped board and started using my huge chopping block instead. i miss it, but at least i don't worry about chicken juice getting sucked up into the wood.
mizlynz mizlynz 9 years
I learned this trick in culinary school, except we used wet dish towels instead of paper towels. It works great!
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
cool! great idea!
MamaD MamaD 9 years
Hey!! I thought I was the only one who did that!!
bobcatsteph3 bobcatsteph3 9 years
I use cotton kitchen towels for this, they absorb a lot of the sound of chopping too! I also use my cotton towels under a dough rolling mat I have to prevent sliding and under the food processor for easy cleanup when making doughs and such when tiny amounts of flour escape the processor. Great tip!
misslarue misslarue 9 years
Good idea! I just bought a new cutting board at BB&B, and it has rubber corners that keep it still.
cybele cybele 9 years
I'm with Amanda-La, I use the little leftover strips from when I lined my drawers. It's a translucent nubbly plastic I got at Ikea and it works great. Washable too ... no waste! No slips.
Amanda-La Amanda-La 9 years
Also you could use those drawer liners that are made with rubber grip and just use stick it to the bottom of it.
meijan415 meijan415 9 years
wet bar towels works well, too.
fragiletearz fragiletearz 9 years
That's what I do to keep my kitchenaid from sliding all over too! Works Great!
lexichloe lexichloe 9 years
ERROR, your handsome buddy Javi. Should had read more closely, I just got so excited about that idea! ;)
lexichloe lexichloe 9 years
That's a great idea! Tell your husband thanks!
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