This Is The Best Way To Store Kimchi

This Is The Best Way To Store Kimchi

Having extra kimchi, you want to make sure it’s properly stored. Therefore, let’s find out the best kimchi storage. The best way to store kimchi is in a sealed glass jar in the refrigerator. Properly stored it will last up to six months in the refrigerator. The refrigeration slows down the fermentation process, extending its…

Plastic Food Storage Bag Safety Guide

Plastic Food Storage Bag Safety Guide

Storing food and leftovers is extremely important. This article will be discussing food storage bags. More specifically, are plastic food storage bags safe? Plastic food storage bags are safe if they are bags approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and label directions are followed. FDA approved plastic food bags have greater purity standards…

6 Cheeses That Can Be Left Unrefrigerated

6 Cheeses That Can Be Left Unrefrigerated

Part of my job as a Certified Health Coach is to inform people about storing food like cheese. It’s typically wrapped and stored in the refrigerator, but not all cheeses require refrigeration. You may be wondering, what cheeses can be left unrefrigerated. Cheeses that can be left unrefrigerated are Asiago D’allevo, Parmigiano Reggiano, aged Gouda,…

The Complete Guide To Storing Extra Virgin Olive Oil

The Complete Guide To Storing Extra Virgin Olive Oil

The extra cost means you should try and make your extra virgin olive oil last as long as possible. Therefore, where to store extra virgin olive oil. Extra virgin olive oil should be stored in a cupboard or cabinet no hotter than room temperature. This is the same whether it is opened or not. The…

How To Store Tomatoes: Including the Fridge and Room Temperature

How To Store Tomatoes: Including the Fridge and Room Temperature

Unfortunately, not everyone who loves tomatoes knows how to store them in the fridge or room. The process is different for each type of ripened tomato. Therefore, let’s examine how to properly store tomatoes? How to properly store tomatoes depends on their ripeness. Overripe tomatoes are best stored in the refrigerator. Perfect, ready-to-eat tomatoes can…

Should Carrots Be Stored in Water? How to Keep Cut Carrots

Should Carrots Be Stored in Water? How to Keep Cut Carrots

Sometimes we’re left wondering what to do with extra carrots or cut carrots. When you’re stuck with leftovers, let’s examine how to store cut carrots, including whole and if they should be stored in water. Carrots should be stored in water-filled plastic bags or covered containers in the refrigerator, where they can remain fresh for…

The Complete Guide To Food Storage Processes

The Complete Guide To Food Storage Processes

Is there a right and wrong way to unpack your food items when you get home? Let’s examine what order food should be placed in storage. Once you arrive home from the supermarket all the frozen items should be stored first. The items that need refrigeration like dairy products, meats and fresh vegetables should be next….

Can Extra Virgin Olive Oil Go Bad? What You Need To Know

Can Extra Virgin Olive Oil Go Bad? What You Need To Know

Extra virgin olive oil can be costly, but it’s a product not used all at once and requires storage. For this reason, many people find themselves asking the question, can extra virgin olive oil go bad? Extra virgin olive oil can go bad. Extra virgin olive oil expires sooner than regular olive oil because it…

The Best Way To Store Sliced Mushrooms – Including Whole

The Best Way To Store Sliced Mushrooms – Including Whole

I always have mushrooms in my refrigerator. During my Health Coaching sessions, clients sometimes ask me about mushroom storage. I’m going to inform you the best way to store sliced mushrooms. The best way to store mushrooms short term is in the refrigerator. Place them into a bowl, cover them with plastic wrap, poke a…

This Is The Best Way To Properly Store Cauliflower

This Is The Best Way To Properly Store Cauliflower

Cauliflower is notoriously difficult to store, which leaves many people asking the question, what is the best way to properly store cauliflower? The best way to store cauliflower is in a cold, humid environment before freezing. It should be stored in the refrigerator, wrapped in a moist cloth and place into a perforated container. For…

This Is The Guide To Store Garlic Properly For Best Results

This Is The Guide To Store Garlic Properly For Best Results

It’s easy to end up with too much garlic which leaves many people asking, how to store garlic? Fresh garlic is best stored unpeeled in a dark, dry, cool, ventilated place like the pantry. For longer-term storage fresh garlic can be frozen and stored in the freezer. Peeled or chopped garlic should be stored in…

The Best Food Storage Without Plastic

The Best Food Storage Without Plastic

Whether it’s in the pantry, fridge, freezer or lunch box, more people are turning to plastic-free food storage solutions. The recent trend is identifying the best ways to store food without plastic. With that in mind, what are the best food storage without plastic? The best food storage without plastic includes stainless steel, reusable beeswax…

Can Bananas And Apples Be Stored Together?

Can Bananas And Apples Be Stored Together?

You may have noticed certain fruits don’t stay fresh for very long if stored with other fruits. Therefore, I’ll examine if you can you store bananas and apples together and to keep them from turning brown.  Bananas and apples should not be stored together. They both produce a lot of ethylene gas which causes fruits…

How To Prevent Garlic Powder From Clumping and Getting Hard

How To Prevent Garlic Powder From Clumping and Getting Hard

Garlic powder seems to clump and harden up easily. As a Certified Health Coach, I conduct pantry makeovers which sometimes includes food storage. This is a topic I discuss. Have you wondered how to prevent garlic powder from clumping and getting hard?  4 easy steps to prevent garlic powder from getting hard: In this article,…