How to Keep Cut Potatoes Fresh?

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Cut potatoes will turn brown within minutes when exposed to air. You an keep cut potatoes fresh by placing them in a container filled with water enough to cover them until you re ready to use them. Remember that cut vegetables begin to break down and lose their nutrients so it is best to use them as soon as possible.
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1. Fill a large glass or metal bowl halfway with cold water. 2. Add 1 to 2 tbsp. of white vinegar, lime juice or lemon juice for every 4 cups of cold water you've put in the bowl.
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To keep UNCUT potatoes fresh, u don't have to do anything but have a basket and a secure place to put them.
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Air is your primary concern. Wash the excess starch off the potato, then soak it in lemon juice, bag it in a sealable plastic bag, Ziploc's are great, then store it in refrigerator
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Fruit browns because various enzymes leak out of cut cells and hasten oxidation. The sharper the knife, the fewer cells get damaged. The goal is to slice through the cell, not push
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