Not all food stays fresh for longer at low temperatures. Some products in the fridge can spoil faster than you think.
There is a perception that a refrigerator extends the life of any food we put in it. However, it is not so. Insider publishes a selection of products that should not be exposed to low temperatures.
Watermelon preserves its taste at room temperature. However, if you already cut, then without a refrigerator is still not enough.
At low temperatures, the bananas will be slower to ripen and rot faster.
Potatoes should be stored in a cool, but not in the refrigerator. There it will be sweet, crumbly and brown. Like potatoes, onions are best stored in a cool and dry place. But the increased humidity in the refrigerator can lead to mold formation.
Garlic also doesn’t like low temperatures. But in incised form it can be stored in the refrigerator for a couple of weeks.
Honey is very hard to mess up, so it can be stored at room temperature indefinitely. But in the fridge it kristallizuetsya and becomes lumpy.
The cold can dull the flavor of tomatoes and make them mealy texture, so it’s best to keep them on the shelf. When they begin to ripen, you can put them in the fridge, but not for long.
Sauces with vinegar (e.g. ketchup) is not exposed to bacteria and mold. They can be stored along with spices. In the refrigerator your bread is doomed to mildew and dry.
Nutella and other chocolate-hazelnut paste lose their flavor at low temperatures. In most cases, apples can be stored for a very long time on your kitchen table. Put them in the fridge does not necessarily.
Olive oil at low temperatures becomes lumpy texture. Better to store it in the countertop.
The condensation in the fridge can change the taste of coffee. His place is in a sealed package on the shelf. In the fridge peeled nuts will not only lose its taste, but will absorb odors of other foods.
Peaches, apricots and nectarines better retain their flavor and aroma at room temperature. Battery it’s not food, but urban legend has it that storing in the fridge can prolong their life. It is a myth.