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Which storage mode should I use?

 

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These times are intended as a guide only. If products have a “best-before” or “use-by” date, always refer to this for storage times. Always check food for signs of spoilage before consumption.

Meat

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine
Beef (roasts, steaks) 6 – 12 months 1 week ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Pork (roasts, steaks) 4 – 8 months 3 – 7 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Lamb (chops, roasts) 8 – 12 months 3 – 7 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Other meat (eg. Kidneys, Liver etc) 3 – 5 months 3 – 5 days            

Ground meat

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine

Beef hamburger (ground)

3 – 4 months 1 – 2 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Pork, Lamb, Veal, Turkey (ground) 3 – 4 months 1 – 2 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      

Processed meat products

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine

Ham (lean)

1 – 2 months

3 – 5 days

** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Bacon 1 month 2 – 3 weeks ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Sausage (raw) 1 – 2 months 1 – 7 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Sausage (smoked links or patties) 1 – 2 months 1 – 3 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      

Poultry

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine
Chicken or Turkey (pieces)

4 – 6 months

2 – 5 days

** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Chicken or Turkey (whole) 8 – 12 months 2 – 7 days * * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Goose or Duck 6 months 2 – 5 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      

Fish and shellfish

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine
Haddock, Cod, Hake, Tuna 3 – 4 months 2 – 7 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Oily fish (eg. Salmon, Mackerel) 3 – 6 months 3 – 8 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Shellfish (prepared) 6 months 1 – 5 days ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Lobster, Crayfish (cooked) 2 – 3 days 6 months ** * Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      

Dairy

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine

Butter

6 months 1–3 months ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Fresh cheeses (eg. ricotta, mozzarella
or cottage)
ns 1–2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cheese, (eg. cheddar) ns 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Grated cheese (airtight) ns 1–2 weeks ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Moulded cheeses (to ripen) ns 1–4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Milk, low fat 1 month 1–2 weeks ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Yogurt ns 1 month       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Ice Cream 2 – 6 months ns ** *        

Eggs

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine

Fresh eggs (in shell)

6 months

2–4 weeks

** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cooked eggs (hard) ns 1 week       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    

Deli items

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine
Store brought salads (eg. pasta, tuna, chicken, ham, egg)

ns

1 – 5 days       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Lunch meats (thinly sliced) 1–2 months 2 – 4 days ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Pre-prepared convenience meals 1–2 months 2 – 4 days ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    

Cooked foods and leftovers

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine

Leftovers – reheat until steaming before consuming

 

ns 

1–2 months

1–2 months

1 – 2 days

2 – 4 days

2 – 4 days

      Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cooked meat and meat dishes      ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Pies (meat and fruit)      ** *   Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    

Other

  Frozen 
(approx. storage time)

(Freezer mode)
Fresh (approx. storage time) Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine

Bread

2 months

2 – 7 days

** *     Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Baked goods 3 months 2 – 7 days ** *     Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Vegetables (blanched) 6 months ns ** *        
Fruit (dry or in syrup) 12 months ns ** *        
Oil (salad and cooking)         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Beverages (general)       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Alcoholic beverages (to be chilled)     Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png      
Wine           Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png
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**    Longer term frozen storage

  *    Shorter term frozen storage

Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_12.53.49_PM-fixed.png    Fresh storage

ns    Not suitable

Fresh Vegetables

Fresh vegetables Approximate storage time Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine
Artichokes 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Asparagus 2 – 3 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Avocado 2 – 4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Beans (snap, green) 7 – 10 days       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Bean Sprouts 7 – 10 days       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Beets (topped) Up to 4 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Belgian endive 2 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Bok Choy 3 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Broccoli 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Brussel sprouts 3 – 5 weeks            
Cabbage 1 – 2 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Carrots (topped) 1 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cauliflower  3 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Celery 1 – 2 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Chard 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Corn (sweet and baby)  1 week       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cucumber 1 – 2 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Daikon Up to 4 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Eggplant (aubergine) 1 – 2 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Garlic 6 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Ginger 6 months         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Herbs 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Horseradish 10 – 12 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Leafy greens, general 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Leek 1 – 2 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Lettuce 2 – 3 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Mushrooms 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Okra 7 – 10 days         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Onion Up to 6 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Parsnips 1 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Peas (in pods) 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Peppers 2 – 3 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Potato 2 – 7 months         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Pumpkin (uncut) 1 – 3 months         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Radicchio 4 – 8 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Radish 1 – 2 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Rhubarb 2 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Rutabaga 4 – 6 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Shallot 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Spinach 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Squash (summer) 1 – 2 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Sweet potato or yam 2 – 7 months         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Taro Up to 4 months         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Turnip 2 – 5 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Watercress 2 – 3 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Screen Shot 2017-06-28 at 9.18.08 AM.png Select VEGETABLE humidity setting for storage bin (refer to 'Fridge Mode').

 

Fresh Fruit

Fresh fruit Approximate storage time Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.51.59_PM-fixed3.png
deep freeze
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.31_PM-fixed.png
freezer
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.45_PM-fixed.png
chill
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.35.59_PM-fixed.pngfridge Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.19_PM-fixed.png
pantry
Screen_Shot_2017-06-27_at_4.36.34_PM-fixed.png
wine
Apples 1 – 3 months        Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Apricots 1 – 2 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Bananas 1 – 4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Berries 3 – 18 days       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cherries (sweet) 2 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Cranberries 2 – 4 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Dates Up to 6 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Feijoa 2 – 3 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Fig, fresh 7 – 10 days       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Gooseberry 3 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Grapes 1 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Guavas 2 – 3 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Lemons 1 – 6 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Limes 1 – 6 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Mandarins 1 – 6 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Mangos 2 – 4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Melons 2 – 4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Nashi (Asian pear) 1 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Nectarines 2 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Oranges 1 – 6 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Olives, fresh 4 – 6 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Papayas 1 – 3 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Passionfruit 3 – 4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Peaches 2 – 4 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Pears 1 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Persimmons 1 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Pineapples 2 – 4 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Plums and prunes 2 – 5 weeks       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Pomegranates 2 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Tomatoes 1 – 5 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Watermelon 2 – 3 weeks         Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png  
Quince 2 – 3 months       Screen Shot 2017-06-27 at 12.53.49 PM.png    
Screen Shot 2017-06-28 at 9.20.10 AM.png Select FRUIT humidity setting for storage bin (refer to 'Fridge Mode').
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