It’s summertime. The sun is shining, the wind is blowing gently and strawberry shortcakes are on the table. However, if you’re like most Americans, you probably made extra shortcakes in fear of the strawberries expiring before you could use them!
Thankfully, there’s a secret trick farmers and fruit enthusiasts do to keep their berries super fresh. Now you can use the same hack to keep your strawberries bright, juicy and flavorful for weeks longer than before!
If you’ve ever opened the refrigerator to see a container full of strawberries rotting away before your eyes, then this trick is for you! Now you’ll be able to enjoy strawberries weeks longer and you don’t have to make any special shopping trips.
Before you get started, you’ll need to gather the following items from your kitchen:
– Container of strawberries (of course!)
– Bottle of white vinegar
– Drinking water
– Large bowl
– Salad spinner (or colander)
– Paper towels