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When You Burn Toast, Do You Scrape and Eat It or Trash It?

When You Burn Toast, Do You Scrape and Eat It or Trash It?


Over the weekend, I burned toast twice: once when making breadcrumbs and another time when grilling crostini.

However, I don't mind a little char, and instead of tossing the burnt bread into the compost bin, I scraped it off and ate it.

What do you do with burnt toast?

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RoaringSilence RoaringSilence 5 years
This makes me think of Eddie Izzard. hee hee.
sourcherries sourcherries 5 years
Depends on how burnt, but usually scrape and eat.
bsanf3 bsanf3 5 years
The few times I've torched the toast it's beyond scraping.
LoveSarah LoveSarah 5 years
As others have said it really depends on how burnt the toast is!
socalbeachgal socalbeachgal 5 years
Trash it, I like very lightly toasted toast.
Food Food 5 years
When I can, I scrape it and eat it!
danakscully64 danakscully64 5 years
For the most part, scrape it, but it depends on how burnt the bread is.
jhig jhig 5 years
I trash it. I hate the flavor of burnt anything. I prefer my toast lightly toasted.
Rjs-baby-girl Rjs-baby-girl 5 years
If it's totally black I will trash it for sure. If there's only a hint of black I will scrape and eat it. I like my toasts barely toasted so I always make sure the toaster is set up adequately.
lemuse20 lemuse20 5 years
This seems such a loaded question for me... I guess I will certainly say I won't trash it, unless if it's 100% burnt. Otherwise I don't mind some of the burned part (maybe even enjoy it). Perhaps it depends on the type of bread used. See? Such a hard question.
skigurl skigurl 5 years
Depends on how black it is, and what the point of the toast is (like just a little piece for breaky or a crostini which I intend to top with something delicious for an appetizer) and whether or not it's just for me or for others, and how much more bread I had left! I don't mind well toasted but black bread isn't very appetizing.
Chrstne Chrstne 5 years
I like my toast fairly burnt, almost like the pic above just slightly less "well done" :P The char on the right side of the bread is my kinda char...the char on the left...well, yeah, I'd toss that!
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