Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Kitchen Hack: How to Store Celery


Are you tired of buying celery only to end up using 2 stalks and throwing it away? I was too. After testing several methods of storing it, I finally discovered how to store celery. Using this simple kitchen hack, I can keep it fresh for 3-4 weeks! No more wasted celery.

If you are anything like me, celery is not exactly a kitchen staple. I don't prefer the stringiness when I bite into it and the earthy flavor is lost on me so I don't snack on it.

I do however love the flavor it lends to soups and stuffing, especially in chicken and vegetable stocks.
So, when I buy it I pretty much end up using 1 or 2 stalks for a soup recipe and the rest is left to wilt and inevitably end up in the garbage.

After trying several methods, I finally found a way to store celery in the fridge for 3-4 weeks. 


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  1. It's actually a wonderful idea to keep veges in "storage" by having them growing. Then you can get them as fresh as possible when you actually want to eat them!


  3. I have a good way to store carrots, too! My Mom told me to do this & it does work. Cut the off root end of the carrots & store in plastic storage bags in fridge. I really did notice a difference. I'll be transferring my celery to aluminum foil now!


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