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how long can you keep milk frozen after expiration date

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:11 PM on Dec. 27, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • 6 months but it needs to be used within a week of being thawed

    Answer by Jademom07 at 9:14 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • Products are guaranteed (if kept frozen) for 2 years past the manufacture date but once unfrozen it needs to be used within 2-3 days

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 9:15 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • Frozen milk actually lasts longer than milk that hasn't been frozen. Write the date you freeze it on the jug. When you defrost it, you have one week, plus the time difference between the date you wrote and the expiration date on the milk (so if you froze it today, had a sell by date of Jan 3, you'd have 2 weeks once it comes out of the freezer). Chances are it still will be ok after that 2 weeks, but figure you'll get at least that. Per the USDA, it can be frozen indefinitely.


    Answer by NotPanicking at 10:47 PM on Dec. 27, 2010

  • Not sure. Never froze milk before, lol.

    Answer by sstepph at 8:20 AM on Dec. 28, 2010

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