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Does Hard Cheese Go Bad?

Hard cheeses are often sold in large quantities, and so it’s easy to have a leftover block of Pecorino, especially when most recipes only require a few tablespoons to finish off a dish. So, what happens when you forget the rest of the block in the back of your fridge? Does hard cheese go bad? […]

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Does Powdered Milk Go Bad

So there’s this bag of powdered milk lurking in the corner of a cabinet in the pantry. And it’s there for who-knows-how-long. Finally, you decide to do something about it. You check the date on the label, and it’s already over a year past that date. Does powdered milk go bad? It’s only powder, so […]

Does Sweetened Condensed Milk Go Bad

A few years ago you bought three cans of sweetened condensed milk to make caramel for a dessert recipe you wanted to try out. Today, while cleaning up the pantry, you found one of the cans buried in a cabinet. Obviously, it’s already past the date on the label. Does sweetened condensed milk go bad? […]

Does Sour Cream Go Bad?

So you added sour cream to baked potatoes or a salad dressing, and you’re left with a half-open container. One week later you start to wonder: does sour cream go bad? And how long can you store an opened sour cream?