Learn how to store asparagus and keep it fresh.  We have the best tips and tricks. Try these easy ways to store asparagus.

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How to store asparagus

Do you love Asparagus as much as my family? If not, stay tuned, because I’ll be sharing some of my favorite asparagus recipes. 😉

The number one problem we have with asparagus is keeping it fresh once it gets home. The trick is simple.

How do you make asparagus last longer?

Treat asparagus like a bouquet of flowers.

Yes! It is that simple. Once you start doing this, you will see just how easy it is to keep asparagus fresh.

Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

How to pick asparagus:

You don’t want to buy asparagus that is limp. It should be firm when you choose this at the grocery store.

Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

What all do you need?

  • 1 Bunch Asparagus
  • Mason Jar or Glass Jar
  • 1 cup Water
  • Plastic Bag

How to store asparagus in the fridge:

Thoroughly wash the asparagus and trim the ends by cutting off approximately 1 inch off the bottom of the asparagus.

Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

Place the water in the bottom of the mason jar or glass cup. Place the asparagus in the jar or cup with the cut ends at the bottom in the water. Make sure all the ends are in the water. Add more water if needed.

Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

Place the plastic bag over the top of the asparagus and store in the refrigerator for 5-7 days.

Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

It is that easy!! Now you know how to store fresh asparagus!

Instead of tossing your asparagus in the crisper drawer like you normally wood, place them in the glass with water instead. You will find that your asparagus will stay crisp and delicious much longer.

Whether you grill it or steam it, this simple method will keep that asparagus tasting amazing. It is a great tip and super easy to do. Enjoy fresh asparagus once you try these tips.

Try some of these easy asparagus recipes:

The key to cooking asparagus is to make sure you do not overcook it. You want the asparagus to still be crispy and not mushy.

Try some of these easy asparagus recipes for a great side dish. Plus, they are all so simple and easy!

Healthy and easy side dishes can be delicious and not take forever. Each of these recipes are very quick to make. Give them a try!

What goes good with asparagus?

There are so many great meals that are quick and easy and go with asparagus. This easy side dish is so quick and easy and pairs nicely with many other simple recipe ideas!

Money Saving tip:

Make sure you download our free What’s in Season? Calendar of Fruits and Vegetables in Season printable that will show you when you will find produce at its lowest price. That is the best way to save money next time you are buying asparagus.

I have learned over the years that shopping and cooking based on sales really helps our grocery budget. It adds up over time and makes a big difference in our budget.

It helps keep the grocery budget reasonable and feed a large family. By shopping when things are on sale I save money on groceries and it really helps our budget. Saving money and feeding a big family can be accomplished.

I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning!

Enjoy fresh asparagus now that you know how to store asparagus.

This simple little trick will allow you to enjoy fresh asparagus much longer than just tossing it in your vegetable drawer. Buying asparagus and storing asparagus does not have to be tricky.

Enjoy asparagus spears with this easy tips and tricks!  I always hated going to get asparagus out of the fridge only to find out it wasn’t fresh anymore. Not only did I waste money but I needed to come up with another side dish for dinner.

Since I started doing this easy tricks, it has been amazing. It really works and the asparagus stays fresh and delicious.

Give it a try and leave a comment letting us know how it turned out for you.

Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

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How to Store Asparagus

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: How to Store Asparagus
Servings: 6
Author: Eating on a Dime

Ingredients

  • 1 Bunch Asparagus
  • Mason Jar or Glass Jar
  • 1 cup Water
  • Plastic Bag

Instructions

  • Thoroughly wash the asparagus and trim the ends by cutting off approximately 1 inch off the bottom of the asparagus.
  • Place the water in the bottom of the mason jar or glass cup.
  • Place the asparagus in the jar or cup with the cut ends at the bottom in the water. Make sure all the ends are in the water. Add more water if needed.
  • Place the plastic bag over the top of the asparagus and store in the refrigerator for 5-7 days.
Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

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Did you know there is a right way to store asparagus?! Learn how to store asparagus in the fridge so it’ll stay fresh and last longer. Check out how to store asparagus fresh so it doesn’t go back right away! #eatingonadime #storingasparagus #keepingproducefresh

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