Tips | Storing green peas | long period | refrigerator

Tips | Storing green peas | long period | refrigerator – Explains about the method of preserving green peas collected during the season for a long period. Health benefits of green peas

You get fresh green peas abundantly during winter and the price will also be less. During summer you won’t get much peas and price too will be very high. So you can preserve green peas, which you get in the season  for the whole year in refrigerator. Today I share with you people the tips to preserve green peas throughout the year. I think it will be very useful to everyone of you.

Fresh green peas stored in container to use within a week
Fresh green peas stored in container to use within a week

Let’s see the method of storing green peas here. Separate green peas from pods. Remove broken or the decayed or spoiled ones. You may use the broken ones at once in a few days. Collect the good peas together.

Tips | Storing peas – Tips to store greenpeas for a week:-

To store for a week, put a tissue paper in a container and keep the peas above it and refrigerate it. You can also put in zip lock covers wrapping it in a tissue paper in order to save space in the refrigerator.

Tips | Storing peas – The method to store greenpeas for months in freezer is given below:-

1. Heat enough water in a pan. When it boils put one tsp of sugar along with green peas and allow to boil for 2 minutes.

Peas in boiling water with sugar

2. Now remove the peas with a ladle and put it in a bowl of water with ice cubes. Let it stay for 2 minutes in ice cold water.

Boiled peas in cold water

 

Greenpeas spread in a plate after removing from cold water
Greenpeas spread in a plate after removing from cold water

3. Then remove the green peas and pack them in small ziplock covers. You can choose the cover size according to your need. Keep it in freezer and take the packets when ever you are in need.

Tips | Storing green peas | long period | refrigerator
Tips | Storing green peas | long period | refrigerator

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