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How To Store Sweetpotatoes

Now that you’ve found your spud of choice, follow our tips on how to store sweetpotatoes so you can have fresh, sweet and delicious sweetpotatoes whenever your craving strikes.

Follow our proper storage procedures carefully in order to prevent your sweetpotatoes from bruising or spoiling.

  • Avoid storing sweetpotatoes in the refrigerator, which will produce a hard center and unpleasant taste.
  • Instead, store your sweetpotatoes in a cool, dry, well ventilated container. For best results, store them in a basement or root cellar away from strong heat sources.

Note: Your sweetpotatoes can store for up to two weeks if stored properly.