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Can I store ratatouille in an aluminun tray or will the tomatoes react?

Can I store ratatouille in an aluminum tray for 24-48 hours or will the tomatoes have some bizarre reaction to the metal?

asked by nycmlr about 4 years ago
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amysarah

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added about 4 years ago

Tomatoes and aluminum are generally not a good combination - it can make the tomatoes taste slightly metallic or bitter and also the acid in the tomatoes can discolor the aluminum.