BELL PEPPERS / SWEET PEPPERS (INCLUDING GREEN, RED, YELLOW, ORANGE ) — FRESH, RAW, SLICED OR CHOPPED
How long do chopped bell peppers last? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions — keep chopped peppers refrigerated.
To maximize the shelf life of chopped peppers, refrigerate in covered container or resealable plastic bag or wrap tightly in aluminum foil or plastic wrap.
How long do chopped bell peppers last in the fridge? Properly stored, chopped peppers will last for 2 to 3 days in the refrigerator.
Can you freeze chopped peppers? Yes, to freeze: Place in airtight containers or heavy-duty freezer bags, or wrap tightly in heavy-duty aluminum foil or plastic wrap.
How long do chopped bell peppers last in the freezer? Properly stored, they will maintain best quality for about 10 to 12 months, but will remain safe beyond that time.
The freezer time shown is for best quality only — peppers that have been kept constantly frozen at 0° F will keep safe indefinitely.
How to tell if chopped peppers are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the chopped peppers: discard any peppers that have an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the chopped peppers.
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