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How can I store pistachio nuts?

Vandana  R. Sheth
Nutrition & Dietetics
To better maintain the freshness and quality, pistachios should be stored in air-tight containers. Shelled pistachios can be stored in the refrigerator for upto 3 months. Unshelled pistachios can be stored in the refrigerator for 3 months or freezer for upto a year.
Michael T. Murray, ND
Naturopathic Medicine
Since pistachios' split shells expose the nut meats, even those still in the shell should be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator, where they will keep for up to three months. Placed in heavy-duty freezer bags and frozen, pistachios will keep for up to six months.

Shelled pistachios can also be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator, where they will keep for up to six weeks, or in the freezer, where they will keep for several months.

If stored pistachios lose their natural crunch, they can quickly be revitalized. Simply place them on a baking sheet and heat at 250 degrees F. for six to nine minutes.
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