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greaseistheword Thu 11-Nov-10 15:44:45

i have eggs with best before date yesterday(10th) does anyone know if i can use them today? thank you.

greaseistheword Thu 11-Nov-10 16:03:10

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pushmepullyou Thu 11-Nov-10 16:04:46

They will be fine. If I was feeling extra cautious I'd just make sure they werecooked a bit more thoroughly than usually, but really for 1 day out of date I'm not sure I'd even bother with that. Enjoy your eggs smile

ANTagony Thu 11-Nov-10 16:06:46

Generally okay. Best way to test is to put them in a jug of water and see if they float.see here for how

Or crack and smell.

greaseistheword Thu 11-Nov-10 16:07:11

thank you very much pushmepullyou i just wasnt sure.

greaseistheword Thu 11-Nov-10 16:07:56

thank you ANTagony i posted before i saw your reply.

greaseistheword Thu 11-Nov-10 16:20:36

i did the test putting them in water and they pass!! thank you.

bacon Thu 11-Nov-10 18:35:04

Most eggs will easily pass 2 weeks after date. Dates mean nothing!

A tilting egg still on base of container means its not fresh fresh once floating stale.

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