Can i chop potatoes and leave them in water for a few hours before cooking them?

Answer No they will be ok.

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Just left my butter beans overnight in water but dont want to eat them yet should I just leave them in water?

Go ahead and cook them, drain them, and store that in the fridge. Otherwise if you left them in the water you have to guess how long they need to cook and they'll take up a lot more room in the fr... Read More »

If you soak pinto beans all day can you rinse them and put them into the fridge overnight without cooking them first?

Answer Yes, but it might be good to try soaking them overnight as well - just chance the water for fresh and leave them to soak.

Do I really need to soak red potatoes in water before cooking?

It allows the starch rinse out, and to have them cold.Cold potatoes cook far better in some cases, this could be one of them.Fries and roast potatoes are other examples.This line confirms my point.... Read More »

Can i peel potatoes the night before i cook them?

On One Hand: Place Peeled Potatoes in WaterPeeling potatoes the night before cooking them can be a great way to save time. You just need to let them sit in cold water until you are ready to cook th... Read More »