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General Produce

Celery Root

Celery Root
Receiving Inspecting:

Celery root should be firm with tender flesh. Avoid product with a spongy texture.

Storage Handling:

Short-term storage recommendation (7 days or less)

  • 34-36° F/1-2° C
  • 90-98% relative humidity
14 days.

Water-soaked spots and softening are indications of freeze injury; decay may occur if stored in a warm area with high humidity; moisture loss can be caused by low humidity. Store properly.

Usage Ideas:

  • Add celery root purée to mashed potatoes; garnish with crispy shallots.
  • Add shaved celery root to cole slaw for unique flavor.