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How long can you store basil pesto (chopped basil and olive oil) in the fridge.

I would rather not freeze the pesto.
asked Sep 27, 2013 by Val




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It can go bad.....I keep the 3 day rule..............or freeze it in ice cube trays and take them out and bag them.  The ones from the store say 2 weeks on the label but they have preservation in it.  You can get very sick from botulinum, and the color might not even change and it could have bacteria.
answered Sep 27, 2013 by josie (51,120 points)
Hi

I ususally freez it untl I need it.

After it is defrost it can even last fo 2.5 weeeks until the green color changes to wards brown
answered Oct 1, 2013 by idesignplatform

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