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
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The best way to store peeled garlic cloves is by freezing them. Peeled garlic cloves can be frozen by themselves or mixed with oil and frozen.Full Answer >
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Commercially packaged hummus lasts about 3 to 10 days past the best-by date on the packaging. If already opened, the package should last between 4 and 6 days past the best-by date.Full Answer >