Food Storage Guide

 

COMPARATIVE TABLE OF FOOD STORAGE IN THE REFRIGERATOR
 Type Of Food Regular Storage Vacuum Storage
 Boiled Food 2 Days 10 Days
 Fresh Meat 2 Days 6 Days
 Fresh Poultry 2 Days 6 Days
 Boiled Meat 4 – 5 Days 8 – 10 Days
 Fresh Fish 2 Days 4 – 5 Days
 Cold Meats 3 Days 6 – 8 Days
 Smoked Sausages 90 Days 365 Days
 Hard Cheeses 12 – 15 Days 50 – 55 Days
 Soft Cheeses 5 – 7 Days 13 – 15 Days
 Fresh Vegetables 5 Days 18 – 20 Days
 Fresh Herbs 2 – 3 Days 7 – 14 Days
 Washed Lettuce 3 Days 6 – 8 Days
 Fresh Fruit 3 – 7 Days 8 – 20 Days
 Desserts 5 Days 10 – 15 Days

FRESH Red Meat can be aged in the refrigerator for up to 10-12 weeks.


COMPARATIVE TABLE OF FOOD STORAGE IN CUPBOARDS & ON SHELVES
 Type of Food Regular Storage  Vacuum storage
 Bread/Rolls 2 – 3 Days 7 – 8 Days
 Pastry 120 Days 300 Days
 Dried Food 10 – 30 Days 30 – 90 Days
 Raw Rice/Pasta 180 Days 365 Days
 Coffee/Tea 30 – 60 Days 365 days
 Wine 2 – 3 Days 20 – 25 Days
 Non-alcoholic Drink (Sealed) 7 – 10 Days 20 – 25 Days
 Non-alcoholic Drink in a Vacuum Jar 2 – 3 Days 7 – 10 Days
 Baking Goods 2 – 3 Days 7 – 10 Days
 Hazelnuts, Walnuts etc 30 – 60 Days 120 – 180 Days
 Crackers/Potato Chips 5 – 10 Days 20 – 30 Days

 


COMPARATIVE TABLE OF FOOD STORAGE IN THE FREEZER
 Type Of Food Regular Storage Vacuum Storage
 Fresh Meat 6 Months 24 Months
 Ground Meat 4 Months 12 Months
 Poultry 6 Months 18 Months
 Fish 6 Months 18 Months
 Fresh Vegetables 8 Months 24 Months
 Mushrooms 8 Months 24 Months
 Herbs 3 – 4 Months 8 – 12 Months
 Fruit 6 – 10 Months 18 – 30 Months
 Cold Meats 2 Months 4 – 6 Months
 Baking Goods 6 – 12 Months 18 Months
 Coffee Beans 6 – 9 Months 18 – 27 Months
 Ground Coffee 6 Months 12 – 34 Months
 Bread/Rolls 6 – 12 Months 18 – 36 Months

PLEASE NOTE: THESE ARE CONSERVATIVE KEEPING TIMES AND WILL VARY DEPENDING ON THE INITIAL STATE (Freshness) AND THE WAY THE FOOD WAS PREPARED.