Food FAQs

Dates, Food FAQs

Can dates go bad? (+5 health benefits)

In this article, we will answer the question “Can dates go bad?”, and how to safely store dates? Can dates go bad? Yes, dates can go bad but not as quickly as the other fruits. Dates contain 30% water content and stay fresh for more than a month at room temperature unless stored improperly. Read […]

Asparagus, Food FAQs

How long does cooked asparagus last?

In this article, we will answer the question “How long does cooked asparagus last?”, and how to safely store asparagus? How long does cooked asparagus last? Cooked asparagus lasts 3-5 days in the fridge. Cooked asparagus can be stored in an air-tight container in the fridge. Let the cooked asparagus come to room temperature before […]

Coffee, Food FAQs

Do coffee grounds go bad? (+5 ways to reuse)

In this article, we will answer the question “Do coffee grounds go bad?”, and how to safely store ground coffee? Do coffee grounds go bad? Yes, coffee grounds go bad. Like any other food, the carbs and lipids in coffee grounds or beans will go stale and become rancid, respectively. The flavorful volatile compounds of […]

Others, Food FAQs

Can chia seeds go bad?

In this article, we will answer the question “Can chia seeds go bad?”, and how to tell if chia seeds have gone bad? Can chia seeds go bad? Yes, chia seeds do go bad. But it takes a long time for this to happen unless they have been stored in a really bad condition. Like […]

Salt, Food FAQs

Does salt expire? (+3 ways to tell)

In this article, we will answer the question “Does salt expire?”, and how to safely store salt? Does salt expire? Salt does not expire. Because it is inherently anti-bacterial and moisture-free. However, the additives like iodine present in salt can develop some undesirable changes in the flavor and texture of salt over time.  Salt lasts […]

Milk, Food FAQs

How long does buttermilk last? (+5 ways to tell)

In this article, we will answer the question “How long does buttermilk last?”, and how to store buttermilk to extend its shelf life? How long does buttermilk last? Buttermilk will stay good for 1-2 weeks past the sell-by date. This is not to be confused with the expiration date. The shelf-life of the buttermilk largely […]

Bacon, Food FAQs

How long is bacon good for?

In this article, we will answer the question “How long is bacon good for?”, and how to safely store bacon? How long is bacon good for? The following table is an estimated shelf-life of cooked and raw bacon under different storage conditions. In the pantry In fridge  Raw bacon (unopened) 5-7 days past the Use-by […]