A moment of thoughtfulness, wrong recipes, incorrectly set oven temperature, overheated cooking oil, or the phone ringing, etc. can result in the smell of burnt food at home that could happen to almost anyone. In this article, we talked about how you can get rid of the bad smell when you encounter such a situation.

5 ways to remove smell of burnt food at home

Inadvertently, the food that you have forgotten on the stove or in the oven burns, causing bad smells to occur in your home after a while. You can eliminate the smell of burnt food with a few commonly used ingredients at home.

Eliminate burning food immediately

When the burning food has cooled down completely, discard it immediately. Put it outside your house, don’t throw it in the trash. If you do, the smell will still remain in the air.

How to remove the smell of burnt food at home?
How to remove the smell of burnt food at home?

Boil water with lemon

Boil one cup of water and add the lemon slices into the boiling water. Leave for 10-30 minutes to purify the house air. Alternatively, you can add a few cloves to the water instead of lemon slices.

Onion bowls

Place the onion slices in a bowl of water and place the onion juice in the middle of the kitchen. If the whole house smells bad, you can put onions bowls of water in different parts of the house. Leave the bowls in place all night to absorb odors.

Dip the bread in vinegar

You can use bread and vinegar to absorb the odor. Fill a pot with water and add two cups of vinegar. Boil the vinegar slowly for 15 minutes. Take some bread and immerse in vinegar water. Put the vinegar bread on a plate and let it absorb the odors.

5 ways to remove smell of burnt food at home
5 ways to remove smell of burnt food at home

Create a fresh oven smell

Finally, you can create a fresh oven smell. Preheat the oven to 90 ° C. Place aluminum foil on top of the baking paper. Sprinkle with cinnamon on top of the baking paper, sprinkle with sugar and add 1 tablespoon (15 ml) of butter. Turn the oven off and leave the baking paper in the oven for 2-4 hours. This will make the house smell like you’ve just cooked something delicious.

Carla Rodrigues
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