Shelf life of common food items
Throwing away food hurts and is wasteful. Do you know the shelf life of common food items that you store? How often we come across stuff in our kitchen shelf that has gone bad or can not be used because the best before date has passed and you don’t want to risk being ill.
Do you know that the shopkeepers have a “sell by” dates and the “best before” dates are actually based on these sell by dates? So how do you know if the food items you have in your refrigerator and pantry are still good. What if you had a cheat sheet that gives you an idea as to how long food will actually last? Well, with the help of the website StillTasty which collects data from the USDA, the FDA, the CDC and the food manufactures, you can now know in one glance the shelf life of food items. Here’s a cheat sheet
Infographic and information from Business Insider
Some dishes that stay good in the fridge up to 5 days
I run my own software company, SANIsoft as it’s CEO. After long hours at work, I find cooking incredibly therapeutic. After all, there is nothing more relaxing than cooking up a meal to soothe the body, mind and Soul.
The idea for Swati’s Kitchen came about one day as I was chronicling one of my recipes for a dear friend. So here you will see my recipes and tips and tricks for making easy, rewarding and mouthwatering delights.