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Spoiled Food

How do you tell if food is spoiled?

A good rule is, “When in doubt, throw it out!”

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  • Do not taste food that smells bad or looks moldy or slimy.
  • Avoid cracked jars, or leaking, bulging, badly dented or rusted cans.

Remember, mishandled perishable foods can make you sick even though they might look and smell normal.

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