How long is meat good after the sell by date?

Answer Poultry, sausage and ground meat should be frozen or cooked after one to two days. Beef, pork and lamb should be frozen or cooked after three to five days. Meat can remain frozen indefinitely, but ... Read More »

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If the date on the prime rib says sell by 1221 how long is it good until in the fridge?

Fresh meat should be used within 3-5 days. So this package should probably have been cooked by 12/26/08. That time frame could be more or less depending upon the packaging and storage temperature.

How long can you keep yogurt after the sell by date?

According to the Food Storage Guide, you should adhere by the "use by" date, or consume the yogurt within two weeks of the "sell by" date posted on the carton. The yogurt should be kept in the refr... Read More »

Filet mignons one day after sell by date, still good to eat?

Absolutely not. Send them to me so I can dispose of them properly.

How long is lunch meat good in the refrigerator?

Assuming that lunch meat was refrigerated within an hour or two of buying it, it should keep for between three and five days in the refrigerator, also assuming that the refrigerator is set between ... Read More »