What Is the Best Way To: Dispose of Kitchen Grease?

Reader Davin wrote in to ask about the best way to dispose of kitchen grease and oil. Most municipalities tell you not to put used cooking oil and grease down the drain, but what then should a cook do with it? How do you dispose of (or reuse) cooking grease?

Readers, tell us what you do with kitchen grease!

Here are a few posts on fat and grease from The Kitchn:

Quick Tip: How to Get Grease Stains Out of Clothes
Good Question: How to Get Rid of Grease?
Tip: Save Your Bacon Fat
Good Question: What To Do With Chicken Fat?

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