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I have saved so much $$ by just putting the spinach in a plastic food storage lidded container with a paper towel on the bottom and another on top of the produce! Keeps up to 2 weeks! Works on sliced bell pprs too! Dry off the inside of the lid each time you open and use some of the contents. It's the water/wetness that spoils the produce before you have time to use it all. Amazing.

- Submitted by TRUDIP1 9/26/2012 in Cooking | 7 Comments
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MSROZZIE 10/11/2012 4:49:00 PM

    Thanks for sharing info. My lettuce would turn brown before I used it up, no more! emoticon emoticon
AUTUMNHOPE 8/14/2013 7:06:00 PM

    Okay , what a emoticon tip ! IT WORKS !! You have helped save me SO much $ & I'm out of work right now due to my son & this helped my budget !! emoticon
RUKIDDINGME123 11/26/2012 12:44:00 PM

    I've been using this trick for a while and it works great.

Sometimes I also put it in a ziplock bag and squeeze out as much air as possible and the really helps as well.
ANGELGIRL65 10/28/2012 1:23:00 AM

   
Thanks for the info never thought of this tip to save lettuce and bell peppers will try this I usually wind up throwing half of my veggies away before I finish eating them. Thanks for the tip. emoticon
PGRAHAM40 10/13/2012 3:23:00 PM

    This amazes me. I never thought of that. I will definitely try it
LSIG14 10/7/2012 1:07:00 PM

    I knew that that would save fresh greens but never thought of doing that with the sliced peppers. Thanks so much for the tip!
DIETER27 9/26/2012 2:53:00 PM

    yes your right this works. we do this trick also and saved money.

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