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How long does chicken broth keep?

I opened a can two nights ago and put the unused portion in a plastic container in the refrigerator. Is it still good to use tonight? Thanks!

asked by dr98 about 3 years ago
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Chris_in_oslo
Greenstuff

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added about 3 years ago

Yes. About three days is a good rule of thumb. The USDA says 3-4 days for chicken broth.

Buddhacat
SKK
added about 3 years ago

It should keep for a week in the refrigerator, but after 3 days I always boil it before using to be safe.

Phone_176
added about 3 years ago

You can always freeze it. I make large amounts at a time and freeze them in usable portions. It can be kept this way for quite a long time.

Buddhacat
SKK
added about 3 years ago

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