Food Storage - How long can you keep...


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7-14 days



  • How long does jicama last in the fridge? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions - after purchasing, keep jicama refrigerated at all times.
  • To maximize the shelf life of jicama, refrigerate in a tightly closed plastic bag and do not peel the jicama until ready to eat.
  • How long does jicama last in the refrigerator? Properly stored, jicama will usually keep well for about 7 to 14 days in the fridge.
  • Can you freeze jicama? Jicama does not freeze well and freezing is not recommended for quality purposes.
  • How to tell if jicama is bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the jicama: discard any jicama that has an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the Jicama.

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