How Long can Food Last in the Fridge?
Refrigerator and freezer were invented to prolong the shelf life of our foods by keeping it cold. However, the food items stored in our fridge will inevitably spoil around a certain time frame. This depends mostly on how fresh the perishable foods, such as red meat, fish, chicken, fruits, vegetables and dairy products, are when you purchase it. So how long can food last in the fridge and sustain quality and still safe to eat? The chart below will serves as your food storage safety guidelines. See also the Canning Process for Food Preservation and Supermarket Guide for Grocery Shoppers.