- Okra that's more than OK. - Okra
Use within 2–3 days
How to Store Okra
Don’t wash okra pods.
Wrap okra in dry paper towels and seal in a Glad® Food Storage Zipper Bag.
Cut holes in the bag to allow for air circulation.
Okra is best used as soon as possible.
Keeps up to 9 months
How to Freeze Okra
Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Wash and trim okra stem (don't expose seeds).
Blanch for 3–4 mins depending on size. Then, plunge in ice water for 3–4 mins.
Dry okra and pack into Freezer Zipper bags.
Remove as much air as possible if using bags, then seal. Place in the deepest part of the freezer.
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