How to Keep Soup Warm at the Dinner Table

Next time you want to keep soup warm at the dinner table, try using an electric coffee maker.

| December 2015/January 2016

Keep Soup Warm

You can keep soup warm at the table by using one common household item.

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When serving soup at the dinner table, keep it warm in a clean, automatic coffee maker, which you can plug in and place at the table. This technique keeps warm soup within arm’s length, and the soup doesn’t scorch — plus it’s easy to pour.

You can find many of these automatic coffee makers and carafes at thrift stores for a nominal cost.

Caroline Burgess
Mesa, Arizona

12/31/2015 4:07:05 AM

Similarly, it occupies less space than a coffee maker, an electric candle warmer. I have seen them for as little as about $4

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