Are you likely to get food poisoning from food covered with plastic and left out at room temp for 6 hours?

2 Comments

Review our Code of Conduct
Don't send me emails about new comments
Amanda Hesser
Amanda Hesser November 25, 2010

That's definitely playing with fire. The current thinking is to cover and refrigerate right away.

Review our Code of Conduct
Don't send me emails about new comments
lastnightsdinner
lastnightsdinner November 25, 2010

Is it hot food? Cold food? I think a lot depends on what the food is and what temperature differences you're dealing with.

Review our Code of Conduct
Don't send me emails about new comments
Showing 2 out of 2 Comments Back to top
Recommended by Food52