How to Store Fresh Herbs

Learn how to properly store fresh herbs to extend their use.

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Loosely wrap herbs with a damp paper towel and place in a re-sealable bag in the fridge. Give them a good rinse before using.

For herbs with roots still attached, like basil, place the roots in a jar of water with a plastic bag draped loosely over the leaves. Keep on the countertop, not the fridge where the leaves will turn black.

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