Quantcast
Home >> Food&Recipes >> Healthy Bytes >> Is Your Recipe Safe?
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Featured Quizzes

Test Your Song Lyrics IQ What's the name of that song?
Take Quiz
What's Your American Cuisine IQ? Match your favorite foods to their U.S. origination.
Take Quiz
Are You Superstitious? Try your luck at this quiz and see how superstitous you are.
Take Quiz

Is Your Recipe Safe?

Rate:
(3 votes )

RELATED TAGS:
cooking  cooking techniques  food poisoning  food preparation  food safety  foodborne illness  marinade  meal  meal prep  meat 
SPONSORED:

Sure, it tastes great and earns rave reviews from everyone sitting at the dinner table. But is your favorite recipe also a safe one? To prevent serving up foodborne illness at the dinner table, follow this helpful checklist when preparing a meal:

Marinating

--I am marinating in a covered container in the refrigerator. Uncooked meat, poultry or fish in a marinade is perishable.

--I am marinating meat for less than 24 hours.

--I have disposed of leftover marinade to avoid cross-contaminating other foods.

Cooking Meat

--I avoid cooking meat at low oven temperatures. Slow cooking at temperatures less than 325°F (163°C) can create a bacteria-friendly environment.

--I cook meat thoroughly. Consuming undercooked or raw poultry, fish or meat is risky, as harmful bacteria may be present.

--I cook red meat to at least 160°F (71°C) and poultry to at least 180°F (82°C).

 
Page [1] 2  | Next ›
Comments (0)Add Comment

Write comment

busy
shadow