10 Best Fruit Storage Ideas
When life gives you lemons, stick ‘em in one of these stylish fruit bowls, baskets or bins.
If you’re committed to eating more fruits and veggies this year but aren’t sure where to store all the fresh-picked goodies, we’ve got you covered. We’re sharing our top-10 failproof fruit storage ideas for your pantry, fridge and kitchen counters to help you reach your goals.
Between free-standing fruit stand organizers that will turn your walk-in pantry into a private European market, sweet stoneware berry bins and bohemian-chic fruit hammocks that keep your counters clutter-free, find a pretty and practical fruit storage solution or your kitchen in the links below.
Swap out the mismatched plastic berry containers for this set of stunning stoneware bowls. The pretty-meets-practical set includes four stoneware bowls in chic neutral tones that add cohesion to your fridge and charm to your kitchen counter when it’s time to serve breakfast or pack lunch. The colander-bottom bowls are ideal for rinsing your family’s favorite seasonal berries and, the best part? They’re dishwasher-safe.
Keep your citron staples within reach with this display-worthy metal fruit bowl. The inky iron basket brings a sleek, contemporary flair to your countertop and doubles as a decorative centerpiece for your breakfast table. Bonus: This 4.7-star design comes with Prime shipping and looks far more expensive than it is.
Working with limited countertop space? Skip the traditional bowls and baskets and add a homey, bohemian style to your kitchen with this macrame fruit hammock. The texture-rich white rope hammock includes two discreet metal hooks for a quick-and-easy installation under your upper cabinets.
Support your household's insatiable berry appetite and streamline the inside of your fridge with this divider colander bin. The BPA-free organizer eliminates the need for messy plastic berry bins and simplifies your fruit storage for easy serving. Each colander bin has a dual partition to keep your blueberries from wandering into the strawberries, plus integrated handles for seamless transport to and from the sink or table.
Complete your cottage, farmhouse or coastal breakfast table with this artisan-crafted Cambria stoneware fruit bowl. Each one-of-a-kind glazed bowl is finished by hand to unveil the natural clay for a perfectly imperfect look. The dreamy bowl ushers storied charm to your kitchen table or counter and provides ample storage for apples, pineapple, avocado and more. Snag the timeless vessel in white, gray, turquoise or a vivid ocean blue.
Feeding a big family? Keep your kitchen stocked with their favorite fruits and veggies with this striking three-tier basket stand. The contemporary design provides open-air storage for apricots, bananas, pears and persimmons aplenty. Each fruit stand features a hand-welded stainless-steel frame and stunning, hand-polished, hand-cut marble tier shelves. Grab the mirror-finish steel to add some sparkle to your counter display or opt for the black, white or acacia finish to complement your existing kitchen decor. Want to ripen a few avocados? Store them with your bananas in the bottom tier to accelerate the process.
Uplevel your pantry fruit storage game with a few of these stackable wire baskets. The simple grid design makes keeping track of your lemon, lime and orange inventory easy throughout the week. Each wire basket features top handles for easy transport and stacks on top of each other for space-saving vertical storage.
Keep ripe fruit out and ready for picking, and help under-ripe fruit get there quicker with this genius fruit storage bowl. The unique design features a vented glass bowl base for storing your green avocados and mango, topped with a bamboo tray ideal for keeping your juicy peaches, pineapples and pears within reach. An integrated banana stand rounds out the design, keeping bananas up and away from your ready-to-eat fruit.
If you have zero counter space to spare and a fruit-loving family to feed, invest in this free-standing fruit basket. The compact, vertical organizer features three open-air wire baskets ideal for grab-and-go staples like apples, oranges, melons and pears. Divide your fruits by type (or color!) to achieve a neat, grocery-store look at home. Stick this hardworking basket in the corner of your kitchen or add a set to your pantry for fruits and vegetables.
Sometimes, less is more. Lean into your love of minimalism with this clay footed fruit bowl by Leanne Ford for Crate & Barrel. The sharp, sculptural silhouette and muted earth tone make this handcrafted terracotta vessel an enduring addition to your kitchen design. Add the fruit bowl to the center of your table or your open shelving to add interest and function overhead.