What does kitchen towel mean?

1 British : soft paper that is used for cleaning, wiping up liquid, etc. : paper towel.

2 : a usually flat-weave, lint-free towel for use in a kitchen, as for drying washed dishes.

What do people use kitchen towels for?

Kitchen towels are generally tougher than your average bath towel, for instance. They are capable of absorbing, but they are also used to wipe up spills, clean off cutting boards, dry dishes, dry hands, and even hold hold hot plates and dishes.

How do you wash kitchen towels?

  1. Wash them regularly. ...
  2. Soak them in a bucket of warm water and vinegar for about 15 minutes. ...
  3. If your dish cloths/towels are white, add bleach into the load when you wash them.
  4. Wash your towels with hot water. ...
  5. Never leave your towels in the washing machine overnight or for an extended period of time.