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Howlong does cooked chicken last in the fridge?

I bought some chicken wings and baked them. I put the leftovers in the fridge in a double zip bag. I realized just now that we forgot about them!
I opened the bag and smelled them and they smell fine and look fine. I hate to waste and I'd like to use them if I can. I think they've been in there for about a week...
I was thinking of making a soup with the meat. What do you think?

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AmandaI1021

Asked by AmandaI1021 at 9:33 AM on Feb. 24, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • I would throw them away after 5 days max.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 9:34 AM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • i would throw them away after two days. Better safe than sorry.
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 9:51 AM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • No way, not if it's been a week. 5 days is my personal poultry maximum.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:02 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • I give it 2 days and then its dog food.
    grismelda

    Answer by grismelda at 2:10 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • we normally try to use leftovers within 3 days otherwise I would throw them out

    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 8:18 AM on Feb. 25, 2011

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