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.