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Apples

Store apples up to 7 days on the counter, then move them to the refrigerator. Keep them away from bananas and avocados as they speed ripening.

Apples can be kept up to 5-7 days at room temperature on the counter, but make sure to keep them away from bananas and avocados as they speed ripening. To prolong shelf life (up to 4 weeks), store apples in a bag in the refrigerator. Packing school lunch snacks? Keep cut apples from browning by brushing with a thin layer of lemon juice. 

 

Additional Storage Tips

Freeze any extra tomato sauce, pesto, or other sauces for future simple defrosting needs
Ice Cube Sauces
Apples
Pears
Store onions and garlic in a cool dry place in a container or paper bag that allows air to circulate.
Onions and Garlic
Melons
Bananas
Bread
Store cabbage properly to make the most of this long lasting produce.
Cabbage