With food prices at an all-time high it is more important now than ever to preserve your groceries for as long as it is safely possible in your fridge and freezer. This helpful guide is a great graphic to have hanging in any kitchen. The amount of time food can be kept in a refrigerator or freezer varies greatly depending on what type of food it is. Looking at this graphic from howlongtocook.org you can see how many days are suitable for a wide variety of food from salad to meat, to fish and eggs and more. If you have a pack of hotdogs in your fridge they will last one week if they are opened and two weeks if they aren't opened and if you put them in the freezer they will last 102 months. Fresh meat like steak, ham, pork chops and more can be kept in the freezer longer if it is put in uncooked. Read on to find more details on food safety storage.
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