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How long will carrots that I've shredded in the food processor stay good in the fridge? Also what's the best way to store them?

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I've never tried storing shredded carrots for a long time, but for cut up carrots, I store 'em in water, as the issue is they dehyrate quickly; you'll just have to dry 'em off before use. –  Joe Sep 16 '10 at 0:56
Why would you not just shred when you need them? Whole carrots will last must longer. As Joe says - they will dehydrate quickly. –  NBenatar Sep 16 '10 at 9:08

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According to the website StillTasty, fresh, raw whole or cut up carrots will last 2 to 3 weeks in the fridge.

I would think that it would be a shorter time (1 week) for shredded carrots. I'd store them in a container with a tight sealing lid, or in a plastic bag with the air squeezed out.

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