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Sep 23, 2012 07:15 AM

How do you organize your refrigerator?

Other than the "crisper" where I diligently keep my fruits and vegetable and "dairy" where I keep butter and cheeses how else do you organize your refrigerator? From bottom shelf to top to the door how?

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    1. re: JonParker

      Yeah; usually it's LIFO, which means everything in current use gets buried, never again to be found in an edible condition.

      1. I don't, because I live with other people that think that any open spot is free game.

        1. The concept of having an organised fridge is alien to me.

          1. If I didn't have more than one,I think I would be lost.At least for a short while.No,mine aren't full.I can pretty much see everything.

            1. Where things fit has a certain amount to do with it. I have a lot of condiments. When it is feasible I group like with like in plastic bins so I can just pull out the whole assortment easily.

              Seldom used (bacon grease, schmaltz, certain miso's) go to the back. Tubs of dairy (yoghurt, sour cream) are together.

              I try to have ready to eat items in the same area. Less chance of not noticing the last bit of meatloaf until it 's too late!