Food Storage

Tackling food waste begins right at home with these helpful food storage tips. Discover the best ways to store foods like fruits, vegetables, and breads in addition to learning quick and easy tips on maximizing freezer, refrigerator, pantry, and cabinet space in your kitchen.

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Should You Refrigerate Hot Sauce?
Here's how to make sure this spicy condiment remains fresh, according to a food safety expert.   
The FDA Warns Against Storing Avocados in Water After a Video of the Hack Goes Viral
A spokesperson from the agency says keeping a cut avocado in water may cause harmful pathogens that could be living on the avocado to multiply in water.
Should You Refrigerate Lemons?
From the whole fruit itself to the juice and the rind, we're sharing the absolute best way to store this sunny type of citrus.
This Is How Long Pasta Sauce Lasts in the Refrigerator
We're sharing the tell-tale signs that yours is past its peak.
How to Store Cheese So It Stays Fresh and Delicious for as Long as Possible, According to Experts
We'll also reveal the best way to wrap it (spoiler alert: it's not with plastic wrap!).

More Food Storage

Should You Refrigerate Jams and Jellies?
Keep these sweet toppings in their freshest state based on these insights from a food safety expert.  
How to Freeze and Store Rhubarb
Rhubarb season is short, but you can use the vegetable year-round if you follow our freezing and storage advice.
Should You Refrigerate Sweet Potatoes?

Mind this advice to make sure your sweet potatoes are in the best condition for cooking.