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How long can you keep live crawfish alive?

Asked: Vicusa Kowski, Last Updated:

2 days You should keep your crawfish alive until the time comes for you to cook them for no more than 2 days. Your best bet is to keep them in cool storage, somewhere between 46 to 48 degrees Fahrenheit. Put them in a plastic bag and store that in an ice-filled cooler.

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