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Prague powder and all purpose cure

by teflontom 5 years ago

I came across some cures buried in the bottom of one of my fridges. Question is, does anyone know if they expire? Ikn...


robfallon22 commented 6 days ago

When does cooked shrimp go bad?

by daeira 6 years ago

I feel like such a knob. I had pulled some cooked shrimp from the fridge for lunch. I thought it was shrimp from a fe...


patricianvr commented 6 days ago

Using expired coconut milk

by Clarissa 12 years ago

I don't know how strict those expiration dates are. I have several cans of coconut milk (Trader Joe's) that expired ...


HamsterMummy123 commented 7 days ago

Storing French Macaron Shells

by ebsg 5 years ago

I am making french macarons for a friend's baby shower. I know that I will put the macarons together the day before t...


lmstanley commented 12 days ago

Does vinegar go bad?

by Nalega 10 years ago

i just made potato salad, and even though i don't normally use vinegar, i know a lot of recipes do, so i threw a spla...


kimmiewimmie commented 12 days ago

How long do unopened bottles of hard liquor/liquers stay drinkable for? And opened?

by Shayna Madel 9 years ago

I don't drink much hard liquor at all, for no particular reason. But, years ago, I did establish a little bar in my ...

davis_sq_pro commented 18 days ago

how long does stock keep in the frig?

by mschow 8 years ago

I made some homemade chicken stock 2 weeks ago and have not used it all up. It's been refrigerated and kept in a cer...


Starrcd commented 20 days ago

Homemade sauce shelf life question

by mrshalf 23 days ago

How long will a sauce of creme fraiche, mayo, shallot, dijon and capers last in fridge? (pg 133 Simple, Diana Henry ...


treb commented 22 days ago

How long can pancake batter keep?

by pixellle 10 years ago

I used to always make a big batch of pancakes on the weekend then freeze the leftovers. They froze very well, with w...


lalalad commented 24 days ago

How long will my cookies taste fresh?

by walker 26 days ago

I'm thinking of making Pecan Crescent Cookies and Tutu's Super Crispy Sugar Cookies on Friday but the people I'm maki...


walker commented 25 days ago

Too Much Leftover Smoked Brisket!

by thegirlwholovestoeat 6 years ago

We smoked a 14 lb brisket on Saturday (7/31) and have about 6 lbs leftover - any ideas for what to do with these left...


herrmc commented 1 month ago

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How long can you keep dried chestnuts?

by saluki 1 month ago

I have a bag of dried chestnuts from a Chinese market in my pantry. They must be years old, since I can't remember wh...

How long is homemade ham stock good for?

by taj1107 1 month ago

I baked a whole ham at Thanksgiving. I reserved the drippings and placed them in a sealed container in the fridge. It...

hotoynoodle commented 1 month ago

Baccalau (Salted Cod) - How long does it keep?

by suse 9 years ago

I know that the whole point of salting cod was originally to preserve it. I bought some some time ago and put it in t...


Trudels commented 1 month ago

Salt Cod- Baccala

by Trudels 1 month ago

I understand that the real dry (board like) baccala will keep for a long time, but I just bought some from a grocery ...


Trudels commented 1 month ago

Expired baking chocolate?

by rln 6 years ago

Is it best to toss expired baking chocolate? Have people had ok results using it? How expired is oK? Please send...

hotoynoodle commented 1 month ago

Costco "Rotisserie Chicken Cooked Breast Meat"

by Shrinkrap 2 months ago

So I've read about it before, then bought some on a whim several weeks ago, and now want to use it in a recipe for "C...

outRIAAge commented 2 months ago

How long do cooked sweet potatoes last?

by forzagto 5 years ago

I love sweet potatoes but they take a while to cook. Was hoping I could put 4-5 in the microwave Sunday night and th...


eriemoto2011 commented 2 months ago

Saving smoked turkey breast?

by jafreeman22 2 months ago

Hello! I recently smoked a turkey breast in a professional, restaurant smoker which I intend to serve at Thanksgiving...


acgold7 commented 2 months ago