Condiments: Shelf Life of Ketchup

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Table of Condiments: Ketchup

It's pretty obvious when your tomatoes have turned, but how can you tell if your ketchup's gone bad? Take a tour of the refrigerator to find out just how long your mustard and mayo can stay on the shelf.

Ketchup Fresh Eggs
Mayonnaise Juice
Mustard Butter
Vegetable Oil Jellies and Jams
Olives Baby Food
Half and Half Peanut Butter
Chili Sauce Tomato Paste
Sour Cream Pickles
Salad Dressing Broth
Shelf-life of Ketchup  Ketchup:

Unopened: 1 year
Opened: 1 month in the pantry, longer in the fridge

 



MEDICAL REVIEW: Reviewed by Cynthia Haines, MD, August 2005.

SOURCE DOCUMENTATION: United States Department of Agriculture. The J.M. Smucker Co. * Nestle USA. Karen P. Penner, Ph.D. "Cupboard Approximate Storage Times," Kansas State University, March 1990.

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