Ketchup. Catsup. Catchup. Some folks in my family even choose to say 'tomato ketchup'...you know, to distinguish it from eggplant or fava bean ketchup. Or perhaps to convince themselves that it shouldn't rather be called "corn syrup ketchup."
Regardless, it's sticky sweet and acidic make-up provide from some interesting uses other than dressing your tater tots. Here's nine from the Daily Green.
1. Shine Your Copper
2. Get Those Auto Parts Gleaming
3. Fight Skunk Odors
4. Get Back Prettier Hair from Chlorine Damage
5. Fake Blood/Battles
6. Soothe Wounds
7. Use Ketchup Packets for Target Practice
8. Speed Painting
9. What to do with Empty Ketchup Bottles
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