Meat thermometer says meat it at the right temperature, but meat is still pink inside?

Answer The meat is safe to eat once it attains a certain temperature. If you prefer well done meat, cook it longer. The 165 degree rule is for safety.

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Is there a difference in an instant read meat thermometer&one left in the meat?

Instant read thermometers are very accurate and give a temperature reading in about 30 seconds but are not designed for the continuous heat of the oven. Thermometers designed to remain in the meat ... Read More »

Should a meat thermometer show room temperature?

A working meat thermometer should show an accurate ambient air temperature. Similarly, it does not matter if the thermometer is in hot food or the refrigerator; if it is working properly, it will s... Read More »

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Does a candy thermometer&a meat thermometer measure temperatures in the same increments?

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