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How long does salt last? Can it go bad?

How long does salt last? Can it go bad?

How long does salt last? Can it go bad?       What’s life without a pinch of salt? As we all know, salt is never absent in every home’s kitchen. Aside from being inexpensive, salt is a valuable element for survival. The sodium from […]

How long does distilled water last? Can it go bad?

How long does distilled water last? Can it go bad?

All the options available for something as basic as water would have been unthinkable a few decades ago: from tap water, to spring water, mineral water, etc. the supermarket shelves offer us a wide range of options. Among these, distilled water appears to be one […]

How Long Do Plums Last? Can they Go Bad?

How Long Do Plums Last? Can they Go Bad?

Which is your favourite summer fruit? Do you love taking plums fresh or dried? Plums are undoubtedly fruits to be envied for their numerous purposes. You can use them in pastry, making salads, smoothies, jam, sauces or eat them as plain fruits. They have an […]

How Long do Ramen Noodles Last? Do They go Bad?

How Long do Ramen Noodles Last? Do They go Bad?

Usually we buy ramen noodles for a couple of reasons. Number one, they’re very cheap (especially when bought in bulk) and number two, they last for ages and can sit in the pantry as a relatively shelf stable food waiting for those days we haven’t […]

How Long Does Mustard Last? Can It Go Bad?

How Long Does Mustard Last? Can It Go Bad?

Seeing as mustard is one of those ingredients that seems to take care of itself over long periods, you may be forgiven for keeping and using a jar of it way after its sell-by date. But, this does raise some questions. For example; is it […]

How Long Do Brownies Last? Can They Go Bad?

How Long Do Brownies Last? Can They Go Bad?

Brownies are pretty much to go-to and the ultimate baked treat. Whether you’ve baked them at home with the kids or bought them at a bakery, they always hit the spot. But what happens when you just have too much to get through? Will they […]

How Long Does Sesame Oil Last? Can It Go Bad?

How Long Does Sesame Oil Last? Can It Go Bad?

Anyone who enjoys cooking a wide variety of dishes is likely to have an overflowing pantry. Bottles and jars you needed for just one or two recipes languish at the back of the cupboard.   Sesame oil is prevalent in Chinese and other Asian cuisine. […]

How Long Does Brie Cheese Last? Can It Go Bad?

How Long Does Brie Cheese Last? Can It Go Bad?

For the cheese lovers out there, brie is an integral part of any good cheeseboard. We love its soft texture, its creaminess, and its versatility. That being said, it is definitely true that some cheeses keep better than others. So, before you go out and […]

How Long Does Hard Cheese Last? Can It Go Bad?

How Long Does Hard Cheese Last? Can It Go Bad?

Cheese is arguably the best invention since the wheel; well, it actually came way before that. It is a craft that has been practiced and perfected over thousands of years to create a wide variety for you to choose from. However, with so many options […]

How Long Does Margarine Last? Can It Go Bad?

How Long Does Margarine Last? Can It Go Bad?

Margarine is a butter substitute with a long and noble history. Did you know that margarine was first invented to answer Napoleon’s call for a cheap butter substitute to feed his armies with? Whether you’re marching into battle, baking the perfect soft sponge or trying […]