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 Bread?
Food safety experts weigh in on the best way to store your bread.
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.
Should You Refrigerate Apples to Keep Them Fresh?
Plus, why you should never store apples alongside other fruit.
Your Section-by-Section Guide to Storing Foods in the Fridge, From the Upper Shelves to the Crisper Drawers
Where you store your food can impact how long it stays fresh and reduce your risk of cross contamination.
Why You Should Never Store Onions with Potatoes—Plus, Other Fruits and Vegetables That Don't Go Together
It all comes down to which produce items naturally create ethylene and which absorb this harmless-to-humans gas.

More Food Storage

This Is How Long Pasta Sauce Lasts in the Refrigerator
We're sharing the tell-tale signs that yours is past its peak.
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.