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Do mason jars keep things fresh?
Last Updated: 11th May, 2020
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Simply so, do mason jars keep food fresh longer?
One simple thing: Store food and leftovers in mason jars to stay fresh longer in the fridge. Glass is non-reactive, so no chemicals can leach into your food (great especially if you're storing foods high in acid, like tomatoes).
Likewise, do mason jars keep fruit fresh? Storing fruit in mason jars, or the like, since they are expensive, will extend the life of your fruit upwards of 3 weeks. Yup you heard it! Fresh cut fruit for 3 weeks! Before you start to jar them you must wash them.
Also asked, can you store food in mason jars?
You can store just about anything in a sealed mason jar. Everything from herbs and spices, fruits and vegetables, dry foods that have been dehydrated and even meals in a jar. Some fruits that can be canned or dehydrated and stored in mason jars include, apples, peaches, pears, pineapple, oranges and more.
What do you store in Mason jars?
Expand your mason jar horizons with these 25 unique ideas for mason jars.
- Soap Dispensers.
- Matchstick Mason Jars with Striker Lid.
- Mason Jar Herb Garden.
- Storage Container for Twine.
- Salt or Herb Shaker.
- Vintage-Vibe Mason Jar Lights.
- Chalkboard-Painted Mason Jar Pencil Holders.
- Storage Shelf.