When does sour cream expire?

Answer Sour cream, which is fermented cream, stays fresh for about two weeks after opening the container. If it smells and tastes good, it's safe even after the "best by" date passes. Throw away if mold a... Read More »

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What do whip cream, sour cream and cream cheese all have in common?

All can be used in love on and lick off..........

Can you substitute sour cream for milk when making frosting?

By substituting sour cream for milk, you can make frosting with a novel taste. The flavor can be vanilla, chocolate or one of your own combinations. The added flavor is not too strong, and the sour... Read More »

Can you use buttermilk instead of sour cream when making mashed potatoes?

You can use buttermilk in mashed potatoes. There are several recipes that use it in place of sour cream and other milk-based ingredients. Buttermilk adds the tartness and creaminess of sour cream w... Read More »

Does sour cream contain bacteria?

Sour cream contains Streptococcus lactic, a bacteria considered helpful that is purposely added during manufacturing of cultured dairy products. The bacteria grow into lactic acid, which thickens t... Read More »