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What do you keep (or not) in the fridge?

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Bumperlicious Thu 17-Jul-08 12:34:30

Do you keep veggies in there? Tomatoes? Eggs? Ketchup? (My mum has instilled in me some kind of necessary imperative to always keep ketchup in the fridge - or I'm not allowed to buy it grin). What about jam?

Just curious

ChopsTheDuck Thu 17-Jul-08 12:37:00

all of those. ketchup goes nasty and seperates if you leave it own. Jam grows mould. All my veg/salad type stuff goes in there apart from potatoes. Doesn't everybody?

SoupKitchen Thu 17-Jul-08 12:38:10

I keep all open jars in the fridge
all my veg in the fridge and Bread in the fridge.
An yes that includes all on your list.

MaloryTowersUrbaniteLady Thu 17-Jul-08 12:38:49

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DrNortherner Thu 17-Jul-08 12:39:56

All vegies except pot's
Not eggs
Ketchup (my mum doesn't tho)
Jam (though I don't think jam needs to be?)

CantSleepWontSleep Thu 17-Jul-08 12:40:07

Yes to all except eggs.

MrsBadger Thu 17-Jul-08 12:41:49

green veg, tomatoes, jam, chutney - yes

spuds / root veg / onions mostly in baskets in the conservatory but in fridge in summer as conservatory gets v hot

ketchup, bread, marmite, chilli sauce etc - no

eggs - certainly not

ChopsTheDuck Thu 17-Jul-08 12:42:03

why not eggs? <perplexed>

Bumperlicious Thu 17-Jul-08 12:42:35

I was just wondering if it is good for veg to be kept in the fridge. Seems a bit unnatural. But all mine except eggs go in the fridge. Oh and not potatoes or bread either.

Seona1973 Thu 17-Jul-08 12:46:03

I dont keep potatoes, onions, bananas, pears, oranges, apples in the fridge. Salad veg, grapes, strawberries, peppers, tomamtoes all go in the salad drawers - eggs also in fridge. Ketchup, peanut butter, jam, open jars get put in fridge. I dont keep bread in the fridge as it goes stale quicker.

MyDingaling Thu 17-Jul-08 12:46:08

Where should eggs be kept?

MaloryTowersUrbaniteLady Thu 17-Jul-08 12:46:52

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Seona1973 Thu 17-Jul-08 12:47:32

I thought you should keep them in the fridge but let them warm to room temperature before use

ChopsTheDuck Thu 17-Jul-08 12:58:39

thats what I do, seona.

mrsruffallo Thu 17-Jul-08 13:09:39

Eggs always room temp.No good for them to be in the fridge

BettySpaghetti Thu 17-Jul-08 13:13:13

eggs, tomatoes, potatoes, onions - not in the fridge

other veggies, jam, ketchup, open jars (like mustard, capers) -in the fridge

PinkPussyCat Thu 17-Jul-08 13:14:39

I keep my eggs in the fridge for fear they might hatch - my house is sooo warm

mrsruffallo Thu 17-Jul-08 13:17:54

Also, no fruit in the fridge, only veggies

mumfor1standmaybe2ndtime Thu 17-Jul-08 13:18:41

Ketchup - No
Pickle - yes
salad cream - yes
jam - yes
medicine - no
eggs - yes, but they are eaten quickly!
veggies - eat frozen
tomoatoes, salad - yes
potatoes - in a bag

TattooedGrrrl Thu 17-Jul-08 13:30:44

Bread, onions, spuds and bananas in the cupboard.

Eggs, sauces and jam in the fridge.

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