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Food Storage - How long can you keep...

DATES - OPENED OR UNOPENED PACKAGE

Pantry
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1-2 months
Refrigerator
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1 year
Freezer
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1-2 years

Tips

  • Store in tightly sealed container or plastic bag.
  • Freeze in airtight containers or heavy-duty freezer bags.
  • Hard dates will generally keep longer when frozen than softer varieties.
  • Freezer time shown is for best quality only - foods kept constantly frozen at 0°F will keep safe indefinitely.

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