Shelf Life Tips
- 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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