How Long Do Raw Turnip Greens Last in the Fridge?


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2-3 days
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10-12 months


Shelf Life Tips

  • How long do raw turnip greens last? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions - keep raw turnip greens refrigerated.
  • To maximize the shelf life of raw turnip greens, refrigerate in plastic bag.
  • How long do raw turnip greens last in the fridge? Properly stored, raw turnip greens will typically last for 2 to 3 days in the refrigerator.
  • Can you freeze turnip greens? Yes, to freeze: (1) Wash greens thoroughly and cut off woody stems; (2) Blanch (plunge into boiling water) for two minutes and chill quickly in ice cold water; (3) Drain off excess moisture, package in airtight containers or freezer bags and freeze immediately.
  • How long do turnip greens last in the freezer? Properly stored, turnip greens will maintain best quality in the freezer for about 12 months, but will remain safe beyond that time.
  • The freezer time shown is for best quality only – turnip greens that have been kept constantly frozen at 0°F will keep safe indefinitely.
  • How to tell if raw turnip greens are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the raw turnip greens: discard any raw turnip greens that have an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the raw turnip greens.

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