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another egg question,

Any one know the trick to tell if there still good? my mom told me before that you put them in a bowl of water. but i don't remember, if they're good if they float or sink. I don't want to crack them open and have to smell them ew.

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Asked by BabyGsMaMa13 at 7:41 PM on Nov. 13, 2008 in Food & Drink

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  • bad eggs will sink in water from what I've been told.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:42 PM on Nov. 13, 2008

  • No .... bad eggs float. Eggs in the refrigerator actually stay good for weeks. You also can tell how fresh an egg is by how well the yolk and the egg white sit up on a plate when cracked open.

    Answer by MomShawn70 at 2:39 PM on Nov. 14, 2008

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