Shelf Life Tips
- How long does chicory last in the fridge? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions - after purchasing, keep chicory refrigerated at all times.
To maximize the shelf life of chicory, refrigerate in a tightly closed plastic bag and do not wash the chicory until ready to eat.
How long does chicory last in the refrigerator? Properly stored, chicory will usually keep well for about 3 to 5 days in the fridge.
Can you freeze chicory? Chicory does not freeze well and freezing is not recommended for quality purposes.
How to tell if chicory is bad or spoiled? Chicory that is spoiling will typically become slimy and mushy and its color will deteriorate; discard chicory if it has an off smell or appearance.
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