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WATER CHESTNUTS - FRESH, RAW

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7-10 days

 

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  • How long do water chestnuts last? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions - keep water chestnuts refrigerated.
  • To maximize the shelf life of water chestnuts, refrigerate in plastic bag.
  • How long do water chestnuts last in the fridge? Properly stored, water chestnuts will last for about 7 to 10 days in the refrigerator.
  • Can you freeze water chestnuts? Water chestnuts do not freeze well and freezing is not recommended for quality purposes.
  • How to tell if water chestnuts are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the water chestnuts: discard any water chestnuts that have an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the water chestnuts.

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