How to store juice?
For storage of each product has its own rules. To keep food and drinks fresh, usable, you must follow these rules. Today we will talk about juices and their storage.
How to store juice from the store
Buying a product in the store, carefully read the label. It will indicate how much juice is stored and at what temperature. The fact is that purchased juices differ in their composition. Some add water, sugar, vitamins, citric and ascorbic acid. Please note that the short shelf life indicates a better and more useful product. Good housewives are advised to pour the juice into a glass dish with a lid and store it in the refrigerator. Thus, the juice will be suitable for a longer period.
How to store fresh juice
It is believed that fresh juice can not be stored. The thing is that after 10-15 minutes after preparation, it loses all its useful properties, and there is no sense to store such juice anymore. Although the taste may not spoil too quickly. From the remnants of this juice, it is recommended to cook jelly, jellies or regular compote.Although some store fresh juice in a tight package in the refrigerator for one day.
Store fresh juice can be literally 15 minutes. try to drink it, laid out at this particular time. If you leave freshly prepared juice for long-term storage, then it will not only lose all its useful value, but also deteriorate. For example, carrot juice, it is better to drink within 10 minutes. Apple juice start drinking immediately to avoid oxidation.
Canning and freezing juice
To preserve your juice, put it on the stove, add sugar. After 10 minutes, pour the prepared juice into pre-sterilized cans for canning, with the lids closed. Pour the juice, filling the jars to the brim so that it does not deteriorate. Store the resulting product in a cool, dark place. He will keep all the vitamins and nutrients throughout the year.
Frozen home-made juice is stored for up to two days. Remember that the liquid during freezing increases in volume, so do not pour the juice to the edges of the container. Store in the freezer.