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After being open,how long does spaghetti sauce last in the refrigerator?

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nikkiJ86

Asked by nikkiJ86 at 8:01 PM on Jan. 2, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • Usually 7-10 days
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 8:03 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • except cans are only 2 days or they will taste nasty
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:11 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • I'd go by the three day rule- after three days throw it out. To get around that, freeze it before three days.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 9:14 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • one week.

    3 days is a great rule for anything meat based or previously frozen.

    Remember to bring completely to a boil or temp at 185 to kill any nasties that have hopped on board!
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 10:56 PM on Jan. 2, 2009

  • I don't leave anything opened for more than 3 days in my refrigerator except for condiments that have lots of preservatives! I'm a bit of a food safety fanatic lol!
    AprilDJC

    Answer by AprilDJC at 3:34 AM on Jan. 3, 2009

  • A tip idea: freeze left over sauces in ice cube trays, so if you need just a little flavor for a soup or stir-fry you can just use one cube. After frozen, put into baggies. Also a great idea for home made baby food, single servings. We froze blended soups for our DD and added rice to it.
    BriNiMom

    Answer by BriNiMom at 3:45 PM on Jan. 5, 2009

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