Question: I'm defrosting a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner. Once it is completely
thawed, how long can I safely keep the thawed turkey in the fridge before cooking
"The Big Thaw"; Safe Methods for Thawing; Refrigerator Thawing; Refrigerator
Thawing Times; Cold Water Thawing; Cold Water ... A thawed turkey can remain
in the refrigerator for 1 or 2 days before cooking. ... Last Modified Jul 31, 2013.
Properly thawed frozen turkeys can be refrigerated in their original packaging
from 1 to 5 days before cooking. Q: How long can a fresh turkey be kept
refrigerated? ... Commercially raised fresh turkeys in their unopened packaging
may last ...
How long will a whole turkey keep in a refrigerator? ... to make sure she gives it a
couple of days to thaw in the fridge, due to the size of the bird.
Cook the perfect Christmas turkey with our guide to defrosting and cooking turkey
safely, and using turkey leftovers. ... following times to work out roughly how long
it will take to thaw your turkey. ... Keep cooked meat and poultry in the fridge.
Q: How long will a fresh turkey keep in the refrigerator? ... A: You can refreeze a
thawed turkey within 3 days of thawing only if it has been properly defrosted in ...
Nov 19, 2010 ... How long is it safe to keep a fresh turkey in the fridge before cooking? ... No
problem keeping those in the fridge for a week as they defrost.
Therefore, make sure turkey is refrigerated below 40°F (4°C), or kept hot, above
... Never refreeze uncooked turkey; Do not thaw a pre-stuffed turkey; cook from ...
turkey with hot soapy water; Keep cutting boards and utensils in good repair ...
Mar 10, 2010 ... A. Once the turkey is fully thawed, it is like a fresh turkey and it can be refrigerated
1-2 additional days. Take a look at our Turkey Thawing Chart ...
Follow the rules and the guidelines in this fact sheet to keep your turkey safe and
... turkey to defrost in the refrigerator. How long will your turkey take to thaw?