how long can a carcass set in refridg?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by mstricer, Nov 14, 2010.

  1. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

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    So what you think?
     
  2. price403

    price403 Out Of The Brooder

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    I wouldn't leave one that I butchered myself more than 4 or 5 days and store bought gets no more than 2 days before cooking or freezing.
     
  3. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    72 hours is the max for fresh meat or leftovers, per food service regulations.
     
  4. marquisella

    marquisella Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bought a fresh turkey from the grocery store yesterday, I don't have any turkeys ready yet, and it said "sell before Nov. 29th.

    Suye
     
  5. CDennis

    CDennis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was told 7-10 days in fridge from fresh by people on here.
     

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