Have you ever wondered why prepackaged baby carrots stay fresh for so long?
Since carrots are one of the only vegetables that everyone in my family will ingest sans weeping and gnashing of teeth, we eat a lot of them.
And y’all, I cook homemade, real food meals 2 or 3 times every day. I’m in the kitchen a lot, which is why I’m always looking for ways to streamline my food prep time. Prepackaged baby carrots, sliced carrot “chips”, and carrot matchsticks were on my grocery list pretty much every week.
Until recently, when I finally decided to find out how in the world these magical carrots could last so stinkin’ long in my refrigerator.Read More