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Asparagus - Store Well Waste Less

Store Well Waste Less Asparagus
By Anonymous (not verified)
Mar 06, 2020

■ Refrigerate fresh asparagus for up to 5 days.

Stand stalks in 1 inch of water like a flower bouquet and cover with a plastic bag. OR
Wrap cut ends in a damp paper towel and cover the towel with plastic.

■ Wash under cool running water just before using. Remove tough ends:

Hold an end of the stalk in each hand and gently bend. OR
Less waste: cut off and discard the bottom inch of the stalks, then peel tougher base ends.