Food Storage - How long can you keep...


Blue Arrow
Blue Arrow
7-10 days
Blue Arrow
Blue Arrow
10-12 months



  • How long do chopped shallots last? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions - keep chopped shallots refrigerated.
  • To maximize the shelf life of chopped shallots, refrigerate in covered container or resealable plastic bag or wrap tightly in aluminum foil or plastic wrap.
  • How long do chopped shallots last in the fridge? Properly stored, chopped shallots will last for 7 to 10 days in the refrigerator.
  • Can you freeze chopped shallots? Yes, to freeze: Place in airtight containers or heavy-duty freezer bags, or wrap tightly in heavy-duty aluminum foil or plastic wrap.
  • Frozen chopped shallots will have a softer texture once thawed and are best used in cooked dishes.
  • How long do chopped shallots last in the freezer? Properly stored, they will maintain best quality for about 12 months, but will remain safe beyond that time.
  • The freezer time shown is for best quality only - shallots that have been kept constantly frozen at 0°F will keep safe indefinitely.
  • How to tell if chopped shallots are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the chopped shallots: discard any shallots that have an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the chopped shallots.

Sources: For details about data sources used for food storage information, please click here

Today's Tips