Great money-saving tip for long term storage of fresh lettuce. Dena: I have always done this, I learned this trick from my mom. She would have a huge tupperware container and wrap it in paper towels and press down on the top as she closed it to get the most air out of it. Most have lasted a month or more!
To bag or not to bag - Produce storage with Ziploc® brand
Long live produce! Learn how to make your fruits and veggies last longer with this printable guide to food storage. Even avocados and lettuce can stay fresh in the fridge if you know how to package them. Stop tossing food and start saving money.
This is the recipe I use but add the Ranch salad dressing package. Creamy Avocado Dressing (aka Guacamole Buttermilk Dressing) - A cool and creamy avocado dressing with tangy buttermilk, fresh cilantro and lime juice along with some spicy jalapeno pepper.