Most of us are very particular about saving up last night"s ptcouncil.net hoping to finish it the next day. Typically, the next day will come and go without a thought to these leftovers.
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Cooked rice when stored in the refrigerator tends to become dry2. DalCooked lentils or dals when not stored properly may turn rancid and may have a pungent smell. Remember to not keep the container of dal outside for long as it may only invite the bacteria to ruin the dish completely. As soon as you are done serving the dal, put it in the refrigerator with a tight lid on. Refrigerated leftover dals can survive for 5-6 days only if it is stored correctly. Even if you want to eat some of it, make sure you take out only that portion, rather than re-heating the whole container. This can easily cause the bacteria to multiply sooner.
Cooked lentils or dals when not stored properly may turn rancid and may have a pungent smell3. CurriesChicken, mutton or fish curries should never be kept for more than 2-3 days unless they are frozen, those too can survive for not more than a week. It also depends on how you are storing them. Make sure the container is air-tight and do not expose them to extreme temperatures again and again.
Chicken, mutton or fish curries should never be kept for more than 2-3 days4. ChapattisRotis or chapattis should never be stored for more than 24 hours (maximum 2 days), after which they become rubbery and tight and extremely hard to eat, even after re-heating. For that matter, paranthas and puris survive longer considering they are cooked in oil and ghee, so they take longer to dry out and start becoming rancid. So if you wish to eat a roti the next day, make sure you apply some ghee or oil to re-heat it in order to make it edible.
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Rotis or chapattis should never be stored for more than 24 hours5. Cooked vegetables (sabji)Similar to others, cooked vegetables should not be kept for more than 3-4 days in the refrigerator. After four days, the quality of the vegetable starts to deplete. With every passing day, the optimum nutrition, taste, flavour and texture of sabji will fade. So watch out if you"ve been eating 2-3 day old cooked veggies. Sabjis made with paneer should be consumed even earlier.
Similar to others, cooked vegetables should not be kept for more than 3-4 days in the refrigerator. All ptcouncil.nets have their shelf-life, but it is always good to cook a limited quantity so you don"t have to store it for days anyway. As you store them, these ptcouncil.nets tend to lose the actual nutritional value, taste and flavour, plus may only increase the bacteria count that can harm you in many ways. So get rid of these leftovers as soon as you can in order to avoid getting sick.
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