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What Food Is Safe After a Power Outage
Winter is coming and that means ice storms and heavy snow on the power lines which results in a long power outage. In the country it is especially bad. My aunt had no power for 10 days a few years ago. It isn’t so bad in the city but after 24 hours the fridge becomes warm and your food may become inedible.
Not ALL FOOD is perishable when without the cold from a refrigerator or freezer. In fact, there is a vast array of foods that can last days, if not weeks, past the point of a power outage that’s left your fridge down.
Check out a pretty interesting read which goes over what foods are safe to eat after a power outage, you may be just surprised what you can still eat and foods that you SHOULDN’T eat even if they smell fine!