Asked by: Floripe Kopelman
asked in category: General Last Updated: 23rd June, 2020

How do you keep tangerines fresh longer?

Tangerines will generally keep well at room temperature for about one week; longer storage at room temperature can cause the tangerines to shrivel and lose flavor. To extend the shelf life of tangerines, refrigerate in a plastic bag.

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Beside this, do Tangerines last longer in the fridge?

Oranges, grapefruits, and pomelos stay fresh at room temperature for about a week, and can be stored in the refrigerator crisper for up to 2 weeks. Take the chill off before digging in. Ideally, tangerines should be eaten soon after purchase, but they will keep in the refrigerator for 1 or 2 weeks.

Also Know, what is the best way to store oranges? Whole oranges store best unwashed, because moisture on the skins can lead to mold and spoilage. Store the oranges at room temperature out of direct sunlight or in the refrigerator for up to two weeks, depending on your preference. Keep them in a net bag or an open bowl so air can circulate freely around the oranges.

One may also ask, do Tangerines go bad?

Properly stored, tangerines will usually keep well for about 1 to 2 weeks in the fridge. How to tell if tangerines are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the tangerines: discard any tangerines if mold appears or if the tangerines have an off smell or appearance.

How do you keep cuties from drying out?


  1. Place the clementines in an open container. A basket or wire mesh container works best, but any container with an open top will be suitable.
  2. Keep them away from direct sunlight. Place the clementines on counter or table that does not receive much, if any, direct sunlight.
  3. Store for two to seven days.

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