If you cook chicken on its use-by date can you eat it the next day?

Many people don’t realize that food has a shelf life. If you’re cooking chicken or other meat, you should always check the expiration date before using it.The USDA recommends that poultry including chicken be stored at 40 degrees F or below. This helps prevent bacteria growth and extend the shelf life of the meat.However, some…

What does use-by date mean?

When buying food or drinks, you often see the words ‘use-by’ or ‘best before’. What exactly does these terms mean?Use-by dates are usually found on food packaging. They indicate when the food should be eaten or used. The term ‘best before’ indicates that the food has reached its peak quality and is no longer safe…