You look at your milk carton, and it turns out it’s “expired.” Should you drink it? How long is milk good for after the sell-by date? Those questions are asked by hundreds of people every day, and unfortunately, there isn’t a clear answer I could give you. It all depends on what type of milk […]
You prepared way too much whipped cream for today’s dessert. How long does fresh homemade whipped cream last? Or maybe you’ve bought canned whipped cream, and you’re wondering how long does aerosol whipped cream last once opened. If either sounds familiar, this article is for you. In it, we’re going to cover: storage time for […]
Got a half-finished carton of heavy cream and now sure how and how long you can store it? How long does heavy cream last? Or there’s a quite old container of whipping cream in the back of the fridge, and you’re not sure if it’s still usable or not. In either case, this article is […]
Got a couple of mozzarella balls left over, and want to know how and how long you can keep them? How to store fresh mozzarella cheese? Fresh mozzarella is one of the few kinds of cheese that’s packaged in liquid. Sure, feta cheese has some brine in the package, but that’s not quite the same. […]
If you’ve just bought ricotta for the first time, you might not be sure how long it keeps. How long does ricotta cheese last? Or maybe yours is a day or two past its date, and you’re debating whether it’s still okay to eat or not. Either way, I’ve got you covered. In this article, […]
There’s an opened cottage cheese container in your fridge, and you’re not sure how long it will stay good for. How long does cottage cheese last? Or maybe you’ve bought a few too many containers and you don’t want them to spoil. You considered freezing them, but you don’t know how will that work out. […]
For many people, when they hear the words “casserole” or “melted cheese”, the first thing they think about is Velveeta cheese. Does Velveeta cheese go bad?
You added string cheese to your child’s lunch, and they forgot to eat it. It’s supper and you’re wondering: does string cheese go bad if not refrigerated?
You’re cleaning up your pantry, and you just found 3 cans of evaporated milk. You hardly remember the last time you used evaporated milk or even bought some. And all three cans are past the date on the label. Does evaporated milk go bad? Since this variety of milk often comes canned, you might think […]
So you bought a container of half and half and it’s sitting half-open for 4 days now. How long does an opened half and half last until it goes bad?