How long do you keep your leftovers?
Imagine life without leftovers? Thank goodness refrigerators were invented! Whether you’ve ordered too much take-out or your family couldn’t polish off that hearty pasta dish, we’re left with a surplus when it comes to some foods.
But we don’t mind because leftovers make for the best next-day meals and are handy for people on the go everywhere. Yet sometimes, that several-day-old dish can look a little suspicious after you’ve forgotten it in the back of the fridge for a few days.
So here’s our question: How long can you keep leftovers? And since we’re on the subject, do you know how long fish and shellfish are okay in the fridge? What about coffee cream, ground meats, or egg substitutes? Well, today, we’re giving you some food for thought.
Let’s find out how long you should be storing your leftovers!