ENGLISH MUFFINS, COMMERCIALLY PACKAGED — UNOPENED OR OPENED PACKAGE
How long do English muffins last? The precise answer to that question depends to a large extent on storage conditions — keep English muffins in a cool, dry area.
To maximize the shelf life of English muffins, keep tightly closed in original packaging and store at room temperature.
Properly stored, English muffins will last for about 2 weeks at normal room temperature.
Can you freeze English muffins? Yes, to freeze wrap tightly with aluminum foil or plastic freezer wrap, or place in a heavy-duty freezer bag.
Place English muffins in the freezer before the number of days shown for refrigerator storage have elapsed.
How long do English muffins last in the freezer? Properly stored, they will maintain best quality for about 3 months, but will remain safe beyond that time.
The freezer time shown are for best quality only — English muffins that have been kept constantly frozen at 0° F will keep safe indefinitely.
How to tell if English muffins are bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the muffins: discard any English muffins that have an off smell or appearance; if mold appears, discard the entire package.
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