The size of dates is not large, but its nutritional value is very high. When buying dates, we often buy a lot of them. However, when we go back, we may not be able to eat them all at one time and may need to store them for a period of time. Many people have doubts. How long does it keep? Under Can dates go bad after a while?
For short-term storage of dates, it is ok at room temperature. It can be stored for about a month, but it needs to be placed in a cool place. If it is close to the heat source, it will not work. And it is best to put it in a closed environment to prevent bacteria from eroding the dates, so that the dates will be kept for a relatively long time and will not dry the dates. If you want your dates to last longer, you can put the dates in the refrigerator.
How long can dates be stored?
Dates can last 1-3 months at room temperature. When you put them in the refrigerator, they can keep their quality for 6 to 12 months. If your dates are softer varieties, they will have a shorter shelf life than drier varieties. For longer storage, freeze dates.
How to tell if the date palm is spoiled?
If the dates are darker than they used to be, or if there is mold, it means the dates have gone bad, so just throw them away. If the outside does not seem to have changed, you can taste the taste. If the taste is not right, it also proves that the dates have deteriorated.
Therefore, for those who love to eat dates, be sure to pay attention to the date of the dates, so that mildew can be harmful to the body.