1. Freezer storage bags. Simply use what you need and re-seal

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    Freezer bags. Simply use what you need and re-seal. Peas, green beans, berries, shrimp, meatballs, carrots, vegetable medleys and other frozen foods stay fresh for a long time. However, not sealing food properly before freezing will cause freezer burn. The same is true after opening the packaging of factory frozen food. One solution is to re-pack and freeze portion size bags. This takes time and uses far more packaging material than needed. The best solution for storing frozen foods which…

  2. Keep popcorn fresh and delicious

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    Having a movie night at your friends place? Bring your own delicious fresh popcorn! Our large vacuum containers are ideal for seasoning and storing home-made popcorn. Storing it in our large (1 gallon) container ensures oxygen and air do not affect the taste. Your popcorn will stay fresh and tasty for days! Keep it fresh with our vacuum containers Flavoring your popcorn is easy when using our containers . Just add a little olive oil or molten butter in with…

  3. How to store grapes

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    Grapes are delicious and besides being a healthy snack, they can be used in a large variety of salads, deserts or smoothies. Grapes are also very easy to store for longer periods of time. Store grapes in the fridge If you use them as an ingredient for salads or smoothies for example, you can store a bunch in a vacuum container in the fridge. They will stay fresh for several weeks under one condition: don’t wash them before storing. The…

  4. Freezing your homemade pasta sauce

    No pasta sauce is better than the one you make yourself. However, making that perfect sauce is time consuming so you will find yourself making it less often than you or your family would like to have it. The best solution is to make a large batch of it and freeze your pasta sauce. Not as one big lump however, as that might force you to cook more than you need. The best thing is to portion it in several…

  5. Croutons Recipe

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    Do you have some bread left over? By turning your left-over slices of bread into croutons, you avoid having to throw out perfectly good slices of bread. It even works with bread that has already turned slightly stale. Homemade croutons often taste much better than store bought ones and can be kept for several weeks when stored in a vacuum food container. How to make croutons Preparations: You can use virtually any type of bread. Home baked or store bought,…

  6. How to prevent freezer burn

    How to prevent freezer burn

    Freezer burn is the main reason for frozen food to become unappetizing. Freezer burn is essentially the drying out of food which often results in a change in flavor, color and smell. There are a couple of things that will help you to avoid freezer burn: Vacuum storage options to prevent freezer burn Frozen food contains ice crystals that can sublimate. By storing your food in a completely closed environment like a vacuum storage bag or vacuum container you prevent…