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How long can thawed raw tilapia stay in the fridge?

by RachelZerin 4 years ago

I took frozen raw tipalia filets from my freezer and put them directly into my refrigerator last Wednesday morning, b...

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ferret commented 1 day ago

How long can I keep crab meat in the fridge?

by onrushpam 6 years ago

I have half a container of lump crab meat in the fridge. (Used half for a grilled snapper with crabmeat stuffing tha...

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harrymont commented 1 day ago

How long is tomato sauce good once opened?

by danna 13 years ago

I have a half jar of nice sauce in the fridge that I opened two weeks ago today. Is it still OK? What about "fresh"...

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harrymont commented 1 day ago

Rendered fat - does it last forever? (Storage)

by jen223 4 years ago

I have some jars of rendered fat in my refrigerator from various years: * store-bought duck fat used for confit, str...

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petezah commented 21 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...

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Michael6 commented 23 days ago

Smucker's Fudge Topping - still good after long time in fridge?

by blueartemis4 1 month ago

I have a jar of Smucker's Simple Delight Hot Fudge Topping in my fridge. I have no idea how long it's been open, but ...

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blueartemis4 commented 1 month 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 ...

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ricepad commented 1 month ago

Anchovy Paste in a tube

by bookwormchef 10 years ago

Does anyone know how long an opened tube of anchovy paste will last in the fridge? Mine does not have an expiration d...

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teache commented 2 months ago

How long should shredded chicken and chicken noodle soup last in the fridge?

by Crankyrobot 3 years ago

I ALWAYS do this. UGH. I froze about half of it, the rest, I had planned on eating, but didn't. We made it late on We...

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monksteelers22 commented 2 months ago

Is there any hope (moldy potatoes)

by lisaleira 2 months ago

Is there hope. One has a lot of mold, one has a little, one seems to have none. They lived in a bag together for two ...

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lisaleira commented 2 months ago

Dry sherry for cooking

by Wendy Lai 15 years ago

I need some advice about dry sherry for cooking. Is it expensive? Is there a different between cooking sherry and ...

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PSRaT commented 2 months ago

When does unused pasta go bad?

by bakersdozen 9 years ago

I have never been able to tell when unused, dried pasta purchased in a box or plastic is bad. How can you tell if i...

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norakat commented 2 months ago

Does cooking sherry go bad?

by MIMIMOM 3 months ago

I bought a bottle of cooking sherry about 3 years ago to make some she crab soup. It got pushed to the back of my pa...

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Indy 67 commented 3 months ago

How long will homemade vinaigrette stay good for?

by jessicheese 4 years ago

I was wondering what the average expiration would be on a homemade vinaigrette dressing. Any insight would be great!

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acgold7 commented 3 months ago

Chickpea flour - how long can it be stored? Please help, fast. Am about to try it.

by Clarissa 12 years ago

I purchased some chickpea flour (besan) a long time ago - actually, it was a little over a year ago. It's been a sea...

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unblocktheplanet commented 3 months ago

Can Lasagna be made 1-2 days ahead?

by gtrekker2003 9 years ago

I am making lasagna with meat sauce....no bechamel sauce. Can I make it a day or two ahead and keep it in the fridge ...

hotoynoodle commented 3 months ago

Does This Happen to You? - Raspberries Rot/Mold Overnight

by amstrgy 9 years ago

We buy raspberries primarily at Fairway. However, often they rot or mold the day after we've bought them. It doesn'...

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chocolatetartguy commented 3 months ago

Caviar -- is it spoiled?

by TorontoJo 8 years ago

So I'm not a caviar eater, but received a small jar in a gift basket 2 years (!) ago. I put it in my panty and forgo...

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johnnymack commented 4 months ago

Can Dried Beans Go Bad?

by pixelrn 9 years ago

I found a couple of bags of dried beans in my kitchen and they are past the expiration date. I always thought that dr...

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Mardifleur commented 4 months ago

Does furikake expire?

by bmorecupcake 9 years ago

I have furikake that is two years old (according to the printed date on the top). Funny thing is that I know I purch...

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MikeG commented 4 months ago