This TikTok Will Change How You Spread Cold Butter On Toast Forever

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Another day, another way in which TikTok has made our lives substantially better.

TikTok has been doing a sterling job of improving things recently, with hacks for keeping chilled food fresh, cutting cheese with a Ritz cracker, and even how to make crisps in your microwave.

But today’s lesson is all about improving how we eat breakfast.

Is there anything worse than making yourself a piece of toast and realising that the only butter you have in the house is cold and as hard as a rock? No, there is not.

Enter @krisslovesfood and his hack for spreading cold butter on toast. Because, as annoying as it is, you can’t always rely on the fact that the heat from the toast with be enough to get that butter moving.

First up, you need a fine grater, so if you don’t have one, you may be excused to go buy one…

Are you back? Good.

Then, all you have to do is grate your butter on to the toast. Now give it a turn with your knife… it spreads like a dream, right? No longer will you rip enormous holes in your toast and ruin breakfast for everyone.

Maybe you’ve been doing this for years, so apologies if that’s the case. You could have told us about this sooner, though…

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