Pecan pie does need to be refrigerated. Because it contains eggs, it can breed bacteria if left sitting out. Pecan pie should be refrigerated for a maximum of 3 days within 2 hours of being removed from the oven.Know More
The same rule applies for pumpkin pies. Other not-so-obvious foods that need refrigeration include tortillas, maple syrup and ketchup.
Tortillas and maple syrup can grow mold and will do so more quickly at warm temperatures. Maple syrup will last up to 1 year in the refrigerator. Ketchup has a high acid content that keeps it from growing mold, but warm temperatures cause quality loss of freshness and flavor.Learn more about Food Storage
Saving tomato seeds entails cutting the tomato in half and scraping out the seeds. Prolong the integrity of each seed by fermenting, drying and storing it in a paper bag. When ready, dried seeds may be planted and cultivated.Full Answer >
A 1-pound bag of long-grain white rice contains approximately 21,000 to 25,000 grains of rice. There are approximately 48 grains in 1 gram, according to FreeRice. Since there are 453.6 grams in a pound, the total number of grains is 21,773.Full Answer >
An unopened jar of salsa stays fresh in the refrigerator for one to two months. The salsa stays fresh for the same amount of time once the jar has been opened.Full Answer >
Uncooked chicken can safely stay in the fridge for only one to two days after its sell-by date before its condition starts to deteriorate. Raw chicken can last longer when it is placed in a freezer, which increases its usage time to up to nine months.Full Answer >