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Cold-Storage Staples

Cold-Storage Staples
This list includes essential ingredients to store in your refrigerator.

Fruits and vegetables
arugula
asparagus
bell peppers
carrots
celery
cucumbers
fennel bulbs
green onions
jalapeño chilies
leeks
lemons
limes
mushrooms
oranges
red cabbage
red grapes
snow peas

Cured meats
bacon
ham
prosciutto

Dairy
buttermilk
eggs
heavy cream
milk
plain yogurt
unsalted butter
cheeses: feta, fresh goat, fontina, Parmigiano-Reggiano, queso fresco

Adapted from Williams-Sonoma Food Made Fast Series, Simple Suppers, by Melanie Barnard (Oxmoor House, 2007).