Do you need to refrigerate Worcestershire sauce?

Answer You do not need to refrigerate Worcestershire sauce because of its high vinegar content. It has a shelf life of 24 months. Refrigerating Worcestershire sauce will help it keep its flavor and will e... Read More »

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Does Worcestershire sauce go bad?

Worcestershire sauce has a long shelf life, even when opened. If the bottle remains sealed, however, the product is expected to last approximately five to 10 years. After this length of time, the c... Read More »

Where did Worcestershire sauce originate?

John Lea and William Perrins were chemists based in Worcester, England, who were commissioned to reproduce a sauce brought back from India by former Bengal governor and local aristocrat Lord Sandys... Read More »

Who invented Worcestershire sauce?

Worcestershire sauce was invented in 1835 when Lord Marcus Sandys asked chemists John Lea and William Perrins to develop a condiment that resembled a fish sauce he would use when he was the Governo... Read More »

Does Worcestershire sauce expire?

Worcestershire sauce does expire. If left unopened, it can last for five or 10 years. However, once it has been opened it should be refrigerated and consumed within 24 months. After that point, the... Read More »