|Double the amount of juice you get from a lemon or lime with these tips:
1. The citrus should be at room temperature.
2. Roll it on the counter, applying firm pressure with your hand.
3. Microwave it for 15 seconds.
Each of these actions releases more juice from the sacs.
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Use more lemons for virtually no-calorie
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