- How long does coconut milk (sold in a refrigerated carton) last once opened? The precise answer depends to a large extent on storage conditions — keep opened coconut milk refrigerated and tightly closed.
To maximize the shelf of opened coconut milk, do not store it on the fridge door, as the temperature is too warm - the opened coconut milk will last longer when stored in the main body of the refrigerator, in its original package.
How long does opened coconut milk last in the refrigerator? Coconut milk that has been continuously refrigerated will keep for about 7 to 10 days after opening.
How can you tell if opened coconut milk is bad or spoiled? The best way is to smell and look at the coconut milk: if the coconut milk develops an off odor, flavor or appearance it should be discarded.
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