Vinegar-Based Fruit and Veggie Wash

Vinegar-Based Fruit and Veggie Wash

sarah 232

"Helps to clean those fruits and veggies better than ever - and it's a lot less expensive than those commercial produce washes."


5 m servings < 1 cals
Serving size has been adjusted!

Original recipe yields 144 servings



  • Calories:
  • < 1 kcal
  • < 1%
  • Fat:
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Carbs:
  • 0g
  • 0%
  • Protein:
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • < 1 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Pour the vinegar and water into a spray bottle. To use, spray on vegetables, and let sit for 5 minutes. Rinse the vegetables under cold, running water using a scrub brush.



Exactly what I was looking for, thank you!!

Very easy to make! Thanks!

I wasn't sure how this was any different than washing the vegetables in water. Does vinegar kill potential bacteria? Either way, I was recommended it to get the wax off of some apples for a reci...

I use a slightly different ratio of one cup vinegar to three cups water. I put soft skinned items in a bowl and soak them for about two minutes, longer for bumpy stuff like cauliflower and brocc...

Super easy! Cost efficient! Makes cleaning my fruits and veggies so much easier, especially when paired with the veggie scrubbing gloves, I eat more fruits/veggies now because it's so easy!

What could be simpler. Thanks Sarah.

I have been using this idea for a while. So much cheaper than fit. I am still using the same fit bottle. My proportions are 3 parts water to 1 part vinegar which is what I read in a magazine....

Easy also use to clean kitchen counters. Good for netrualizing underarm odor, spray wait one minute then rinse.