How long will your favorite food or drink stay
safe? What is the best way to store it? Find the
answers for thousands of items on Eat By Date!
About Eat By Date - How Long Does Food Last?
We are a group of contributors from the kitchen and
classroom communities who set out to answer the
“How long does food really last?”. From the best ingredients to the ordinary, we
provide you with a diverse and informative perspective
on food shelf life, food safety, expiration dates,
recipes, substitutions, food storage and more. We are
focused on helping you
save money, eat healthy, and debunk the myth
of expiration dates on food.
How to use the site: Browse the menu
above, use the search function to the left or click a
picture below to learn about your favorite foods and
It may come as a shock, but printed food dates are not
federally regulated and do not refer to food safety.
it is usually safe to eat your "expired" food after
its printed date has passed. This article helps you determine what’s in a
"use by", "best before", "best by" or "sell by" date to
help you break away from the food date myth. Utilize our
shelf life resource and stop throwing out perfectly good
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