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BEETS - FRESH, RAW

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2 weeks
Freezer
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12-18 months

Tips

  • Store in plastic bag in the refrigerator; do not wash before refrigerating.
  • To freeze: (1) Wash beets and trim tops, leaving 1/2 inch of stem; (2) Cook beets until tender; (3) Cool then peel beets and cut into slices or cubes; (4) Place in covered airtight containers or heavy-duty freezer bags.
  • Freezer time shown is for best quality only - foods kept constantly frozen at 0°F will keep safe indefinitely.

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