10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer


We all strive to eat healthy, fresh foods. And yet, not all of us have the opportunity to go to the market every day to shop. We are therefore obliged to stock a lot of products at home.

Boredmojo shares with you 10 tips that will help you keep your food cooler for longer.

 

1. You can freeze the milk for a few weeks.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer
You bought four liters of milk, but it’s time to go on vacation? Don’t worry, you won’t have to throw it away! You can freeze it by following a few rules . Remove some milk from the bottle; As the milk freezes, the volume will increase. You can freeze fresh milk and keep it in the freezer for up to four to six weeks.

 

2. Freeze eggs using ice cube molds

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer

Sometimes it happens that we cannot use all the eggs while they are fresh, or we only use the whites, and we do not know what to do with the yolks. You can also freeze them! To do this, you have to break the eggs and pour them into ice cube molds, adding a small amount of salt or sugar (this will keep their original consistency). Use them whenever you want!

3. Store your favorite sauce in an airtight plastic bag.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer
The sauce you haven’t used, here’s something else you can freeze. Pour it into an airtight plastic bag , and in an hour you will have a consistency hard enough to divide it into small cubes . When you need it, you can add it to your meals.

4. Green salad leaves will keep their freshness more if you wrap them in a paper towel.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer
Green salad leaves will keep their freshness all week if you wrap them in a paper towel. The moisture will be absorbed by the towel, preventing the leaves from wilting .

5. You can keep the apples in the fridge for a few months

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer
In general, apples keep their freshness longer than other fruits. But, did you know that in the fridge they can retain their beneficial properties for even longer? The important thing is not to forget to put something between each apple, for example, wrap each apple in newspaper, you will prevent them from getting damaged if there is ever a bad apple.

6. To keep the carrots well, you can store them in sand.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer

Storing carrots in sand is a popular method among people who grow their vegetables. Not surprisingly, the sand reduces the vaporization of moisture from the carrots and thus stops the growth of mold.

7. Prevents cottage cheese or sour cream from turning

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer
The box of cheese or cream will stay twice as cool if you put it in the fridge upside down, with the lid downThis will create a vacuum that prevents the spread of bacteria that make dairy products turn.

8. You can keep the chives longer if you put them in a glass of water.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer

Chives can be fresh longer if you store them in a bottle with water. Cut the chives where you need them, they will grow again and again .

 

 

9. Store fresh herbs in a glass bottle.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer
It is best to store fresh herbs in a glass bottle. This storage principle will allow you to keep the taste and smell of fresh onions, parsley or cilantro for a whole month. This way, you will keep your herbs, they won’t dry out or lose their smell.

10. So that the honey does not oxidize, it is better to store it in glass bottles.

10 Tips to Keep Your Food Fresh Longer

Honey can be stored for years without losing its properties. It is important to store it in the right place and in a suitable container. The best option is to keep it in an obscure glass vial with a lid. Do not store honey in metal containers, or in a rusty container: honey will oxidize, too.


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