With the fast pace of our daily life, the need for effective food storage emerges as people have to seek way for buying food in bulk to save time and budget. As many housewives have noticed that the traditional way to box storing to put in refrigerator is not only space-consuming and energy-wasting for the fridge but also toxic due to the plastic material of the box. Therefore, a vacuum sealer such as FoodSaver FM2000 is a new and convenient way to alter the plastic box for fridge storage. It can utilize the space storage in the fridge and increase the life span of food up to 30% thanks to the air suction mechanism of the machine. In short, using refrigerator to keep food fresh is still a very popular way for preservation, thus I will share with you some tips for better refrigerating and freezing your food in this post.
- The refrigerating method for food preservation
Without any explanation, you know this method very well as all families have used the fridge for preserving food. This solution is good, easy and convenient but only for food that you will consume soon.
All food has a limitation for refrigerator preservation, for example fruits can last for three to five days whereas vegetables only last for two days, but milk and other diary food can be stored for a week. You can also keep condiments for months in the fridge as long as you have appropriate container for them or else it can accidently spill and make your fridge smelly and turn the place you store it into a mess. That time limitation for each type of food is based on the time before the food get spoiled, and even if the fridge cannot help it. [Read more…]