How long do chopped carrots last? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions — keep chopped carrots refrigerated.
To maximize the shelf life of chopped carrots, refrigerate in covered container or resealable plastic bag or wrap tightly in aluminum foil or plastic wrap.
How long do chopped carrots last in the fridge? Properly stored, chopped carrots will last for 2 to 3 weeks in the refrigerator.
Can you freeze chopped carrots? Yes, to freeze: (1) Blanch (plunge into boiling water) chopped carrots for two minutes and chill quickly in ice cold water; (2) Drain off excess moisture, package in airtight containers or freezer bags and freeze immediately.
Frozen chopped carrots will soften when thawed and are best used in cooked dishes.
How long do chopped carrots last in the freezer? Properly stored, they will maintain best quality for about 12 to 18 months, but will remain safe beyond that time.
The freezer time shown is for best quality only — carrots that have been kept constantly frozen at 0° F will keep safe indefinitely.
How to tell if chopped carrots are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the chopped carrots: discard any carrots that have an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the chopped carrots.
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