12 Nifty Uses For Beeswax Wraps
- Wrap Fruit or Veg Halves
Who else hates wasting food? Beeswax Wraps are the best cover for avocado, lemon, lime or apple halves and they'll keep them fresh for up to 4 days later! You’ll find the perfect small size wrap in Millbee’s Variety 3 Pack for this that also comes with a medium and a large size wrap.
2. Keep Baked Goodies Fresh
Wrap baked goods, especially pastries and bread, in a Beeswax Wrap to keep them 3 times fresher than plastic cling film! Millbee's Bread Wrap is large enough to cover any size loaf.
3. Keep Cheese Fresher
Beeswax Wraps are ideal for keeping cheese fresh. They help prevent cheese from growing mould as they are antibacterial and antimicrobial. They are also breathable so you won’t end up with condensation or a wet cheese which can happen with plastic cling film!
4. Cover Mason Jars
Beeswax Wraps make great covers for Mason Jars and are especially suitable for covering fermented products like Kombucha or Sauerkraut. They form a protected seal but are also breathable and antibacterial.
5. Stop Bananas from Browning
Wrap the top of a bunch of bananas in a small Beeswax Wrap to stop them from browning too soon! The antibacterial and antimicrobial qualities of the Jojoba Oil and Beeswax helps to keep them delicious for longer. Millbee's Variety 3 Pack comes with a small wrap ideal for this!
6. Use in the Freezer
Beeswax Wraps are freezer friendly and great for wrapping pastry that needs to be popped into the freezer. Just allow them to thaw first before you open them after freezing.
7. Cover Bowls to keep Leftovers Tasty!
Beeswax wraps easily stick to bowls to create a protective cover so that leftovers don’t get left out!
8. Line Refrigerator Drawers
Beeswax Wraps will create a lovely waterproof liner for refrigerator drawers & are super easy to peel off and wash.
9. Wrap a Bouquet of Flowers
Millbee’s large Bread Wrap is ideal for covering a bouquet of flowers so you can cut down on your plastic waste at the florist. And it looks super pretty too!
10. Cover Bottles or Carafes
Simply scrunch around the top of a bottle or carafe to keep drinks protected. This is particularly handy when dining al fresco to prevent unwanted guests ending up in your beverages!
11. Wrap around Soap or Shampoo Bars for the best sustainable travel hack!
Shampoo and Soap bars can get quite messy to travel with but not when they’re wrapped in a Beeswax wrap! The wrap will create a protected, waterproof cover that can be easily rinsed on the go and used again and again.
12. Fold into a Sandwich Pouch
Beeswax wraps easily mould and stay in shape so making a Sandwich Pouch is easy! Simply fold and press down into your desired shape. Great for holding snacks too! Millbee's Lunch Wraps come with a pack of 3 wraps for perfectly holding sandwiches.