How to Soften Hard Brown Sugar
At some point, we've all discovered that our brown sugar has harden. Instead of throwing the brown sugar out, you can soften it in the microwave or by using an apple wedge. Here's how:
- Place up to 2 cups of the hard brown sugar in a microwavable bowl, and microwave uncovered on HIGH, checking every 30 seconds, until softened.
- Or, place an apple wedge with the brown sugar in a plastic bag and sealing tightly for 1 to 2 days.