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Folks, I purchased some fresh fruit the other day. About two days later, I started seeing gnat looking things all over the place. Mostly near the fruit, kitchen sink, and pantry trash container which are all within a 6' radius. I read this "Fruit Fly / Gnat Trap post, went to the store and purchase the Apple cider vinegar, came home, built the trap and within 10 minutes, these gnat things were dying to get in and dying once inside. It's been about 1.5 hours since placing the trap and I'm guessing there are 50 dead gnats in the mixture and many more hanging out on the paper funnel. Works Perfectly!!!

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lisenbee October 21, 2009

This worked great! We had a MAJOR problem with fruit flies and this took care of it very quickly. Thanks!

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Realtor by day, Chef by night October 17, 2010

WOW!!!! Within one minute of placing the funnel in the jar and walking away, I had captured and killed TWO gnats! Within five minutes I was up to SIX!!! This stuff is amazing!!! Thank you thank you thank you!!!! I was dreading getting that nasty fly tape and hanging it around the kitchen. Ugh!!!

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stoneyj74 June 22, 2011

I started using this last year, and forgot to review it. I just set out the soap and vinegar in a small bowl no paper, and it fills up fast with those pesky little buggers. This is great, thanks for posting.

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Aunt Paula September 19, 2010

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UmmBinat October 02, 2010

It couldn't be easier to make, and it works every time!

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Prose July 12, 2010

Thank you for saving us from those pesky flying critters! Works like a charm!

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Deb G July 07, 2010

I've also been using this method for years. Within one hour you can see results. Instead of using white paper, I have always used plastic wrap rubberbanded tight covering the top of glass or jar. the poke pencil round holes in it. The flys crawl in but can't get out.

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Luke Warm May 12, 2010

I've been using this for several years, but don't use the white paper funnel. The little critters find the apple cider vinegar and dish soap without it. This recipe works great.

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Connie Lea May 11, 2010

We had a pretty bad fruit fly problem. I tried this out and a huge group of fruit flies started swarming on the jar/funnel right away. It worked really well.

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Mister Selatcia October 14, 2009
Fruit Fly/Gnat Trap