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    Marital dispute! Leftover avocado storage.

    You have a partial avocado, having used half of it in a salad. Do you put it in a plastic baggie, wrap the cut side in plastic wrap, or something else? (And no, "eat it" doesn't count as something else.)

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    I smush the side I didn't use into the bottom of my glass tupperware. At my salad place I've notice they keep half avocados stored in some sort of liquid. I'll ask what it is if I remember.

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    Other. I do not buy avocados. I can never catch them at that magical time when they are ripe. Sorry, I know that's not helpful.



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    Lemon juice on the cut side + plastic wrap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emmjay View Post
    Lemon juice on the cut side + plastic wrap.
    Enough lemon juice poured in the bottom of a sealed container, in order to form a liquid barrier against the oxidation and further ripening of the cut edges. Refrigeration.

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    We very rarely have leftover avocado but if we do, I just wrap it in plastic wrap and put in the fridge. It usually gets eaten within the day.

    You just reminded me that we have avocados. I am going to have avocado toast!.

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    From doing Mason jar salads, I store it in a baggie with a cut onion, and it stays fresh

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    Dabbed with lemon juice and wrapped in plastic wrap. And usually eaten within a day or two.


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    "Leftover avocado" does not compute.

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    Avocados are gross. Don't buy them at all! Problem solved!

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