How to Wash Grapes the Right Way

Gather Supplies You’ll need a colander, cool water, and a clean towel or paper towels

Use a Colander Place the grapes in a colander to make washing easier

Rinse with Cool Water Rinse the grapes under cool running water to remove dirt and pesticides

Gently Rub Grapes Lightly rub the grapes with your fingers to ensure they are clean

Inspect for Damage Remove any grapes that are damaged or spoiled

Soak in Salt Water Soak grapes in a bowl of salt water for a few minutes to kill bacteria

Rinse Again Rinse the grapes thoroughly with cool water to remove any salt residue

Dry the Grapes Pat the grapes dry with a clean towel or paper towels

Store Properly Store washed grapes in a clean container in the refrigerator