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How to Keep Bean Sprouts Fresh

Bean sprouts add wonderful texture to dishes like chop suey, but they're susceptible to spoilage. Learn how to keep them fresh with these simple tips.

How to Keep Bean Sprouts Fresh

Give Sprouts a Quick Rinse

Mung bean sprouts are susceptible to spoilage, so always check the expiration date on the package, and rinse them thoroughly before using.

A Better Way to Store Bean Sprouts

To keep bean sprouts fresh longer, keep them stored in a container of cold water. Keep them chilled until you're ready to get cooking.

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