Storing Fruit and Vegetables Correctly

Unsure what fruit and vegetables emit ethylene when they ripen? Wondering whether or not broccoli should be stored in the refrigerator or in a cool, dry place? You need Divine Caroline’s food storage cheatsheet. Never again will you store onions and potatoes together or be bewildered when it comes to correct fresh food storage.

Storing fresh produce is a little more complicated than you might think. If you want to prevent spoilage, certain foods shouldn’t be stored together at all, while others that we commonly keep in the fridge should actually be left on the countertop. To keep your produce optimally fresh (and cut down on food waste), use this handy guide.

via Lifehacker