Originally Posted by brookshomemadegoods
I always squirt a little on a piece of cardboard/platic plate/ paper. Then I use a tooth pick or the actual item and dip it off the paper. Does that make since. That way I can squirt a little out and I don't have to unscrew the cap 20 times. Cause it does ooz out too much. If my lid gets real nasty I just peel it off. It is hard but it can be done.
THis may sound silly but I've found that a nut pick works perfect for this (you know the metal tool that is always in the bowl of nuts around the holidays?) It has a little turned end.... I use it all the time : )