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Bake (middle rack) for 30 minutes, until the muffins are golden brown and a toothpick inserted into the center of each one comes out clean.
Bake for about 70 minutes, until golden brown and a toothpick inserted into the center of the loaf comes out clean.
A few of the actresses playing them are too spindly (the original Gorgeous Ladies of Wresling would have used them as toothpicks), and some of the period references are a little too stuck-on.
Hot chicken comes staked to a piece of white bread with pickles either on the side or on the toothpick holding the entire creation together.
Bake until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, about 55 to 65 minutes.
Unwrap and slice into 4 servings, securing each with a toothpick.
Bake in preheated oven until golden brown and toothpick comes out clean, 25 to 30 minutes.
As Stefan Sirucek reported for National Geographic in 2013, Neanderthal remains from a cave near Valencia, Spain, also suggest that our evolutionary siblings used toothpicks to clean their teeth.
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