10 Things You Should Never Refrigerate
You've cleaned and organized your fridge, but there still never seems to be enough room for anything.
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It may be because you're wasting precious space refrigerating things ... that don't necessarily need to be refrigerated.
Our friends over at Real Simple have compiled a list of items that are at their prime when stored at room temperature.
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It can live happily in the pantry for up to three years.
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Refrigeration adversely affects their flavor, so store in the pantry in paper bags (plastic bags trap moisture and speed decay). Most varieties should last three weeks.
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The refrigerator dries it out fast. Instead, keep what you’ll eat within four days at room temperature and freeze the rest.
They like their original mesh bag (or any bag that allows for air circulation) in the pantry. But keep them away from potatoes, which emit moisture and gases that can cause onions to rot.