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Chicken past use by?

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PigPaws Thu 24-Aug-17 13:49:12

I have a pack of chicken breasts two days past use by date, unopened. Would you?

WhyNotDuckie Thu 24-Aug-17 13:51:02

No. Definitely not.

RatherBeRiding Thu 24-Aug-17 13:52:19

No - not with chicken. I have risked one day before but two isn't worth it. Chicken can be very nasty.

NSEA Thu 24-Aug-17 13:53:22

Smell it. If it smells ok I would risk it. Use by dates arw arbitrary anyway x

MumBod Thu 24-Aug-17 13:54:52

No chance.

MusicToMyEars800 Thu 24-Aug-17 16:28:44

I would only use it if it looks and smells ok, If there's any off smell or looks bin it!

Wormulonian Thu 24-Aug-17 17:16:19

just chuck - not worth the risk

Wolfiefan Thu 24-Aug-17 17:18:51

Not a hope in hell. Not all organisms that can put you in the hospital actually smell.

Heratnumber7 Thu 24-Aug-17 17:23:52

Yes I would if it doesn't smell and isn't furry.
But I am well known for my lax standards.

No one has died yet in my family.

PigPaws Thu 24-Aug-17 18:50:29

Thanks all, felt too nervous to take the risk so have binned it. Bloody online shopping - use by dates often seem much too soon

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