Everyone knows you should never soak a cast iron skillet in water. No matter how stuck on the food is, do not even consider soaking it in water. (You should, however consider reconditioning it if food is sticking, but that’s for another day!) So what’s a girl to do when she has food stuck to the bottom of her skillet? She cleans it. With salt. No, really! It works!
And to prove it, we found this quick video by PureWow that shows exactly how to do it:
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