Mesh produce bags are made from recycled PET bottles and are the prefect reusable alternative to single use plastic. They are lightweight, durable and cold machine washable. Large enough to hold all your produce and bulk food favourites yet light and strong. Mesh bags are made from fine mesh you can use them for smaller nuts and seeds too.
There are so many uses for these sturdy mesh bags:
- You can use your grocery mesh bag for transporting and storing fruit and vegetables.
- Fine mesh make them perfect for rinsing fine grains like quinoa or bulgur that can be too fine for a standard sieve. Place the mesh bag over a sieve and pour the grains into the bag, rinse, and then you can easily move the grains into a pot or rice cooker.
- They can also be used for straining yoghurt or ricotta in place of cheesecloth
- Making your own nut milk: blend 1 cup almonds (soaked in water for 4-6 hours) and 4 cups filtered water. Strain using a mesh bag squeezing well to get all the liquid. Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 4 days.
These reusable and washable RPET mesh produce bags are not only best of the environment but also good storing fruits vegetables, straining yoghurt etc. Making a number of small changes over time can have a big impact. Keep at it and take it one step at a time