How To Store Fresh Basil

If you have a bunch of fresh basil that is starting to wilt, culinary site Chow.com recommends that you snip the ends of the leaves and put them in a jar of water, just like you would for flowers. Cover it with a plastic bag and put in the fridge for up to two weeks of fresh basil.

Chow Tip: How to Store Basil [Chow.com]


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    Isn't obvious?
    You can do the same with pretty much any leafy veggies too! Oh my?!
    [now long inhale....]
    Namely: Spring onion, parsley, coriander, broccoli, cauliflower, bokchoy, kailan, ...
    [... and exhale.]

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