The real reason your oven has a little drawer down there

It's not for storing pans after all!

Everyone is familiar with that little drawer under the oven – you’re probably storing some baking sheets there now as we speak!


But did you know it was actually made for a greater purpose?


The little drawer was actually designed as a place to keep your food warm while you continue cooking!


It could also be used to warm up plates before dinner as well.


While not all ovens have this nifty feature, you might want to give it a go next time you’re cooking for a crowd or waiting for a late dinner guest.

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