Wash the root thoroughly and pare away outer skin. Horseradish is generally grated and served as a condiment with meat and potatoes. Add grated horseradish to puréed vegetables such as beans, beets, potatoes, or celery root.
There are two ways to freeze leftover horseradish root. You can freeze a vacuum-sealed portions of peeled horseradish chunks. Or you can freeze grated horseradish in ice cube tray.
Horseradish is believed to stimulate the body’s immune system, and possesses antibiotic properties.
How to Choose
Choose firm roots.
How to Store
Wrap in plastic and refrigerate for up to 3 weeks.