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Joy to the Leftovers

Joy to the LeftoversNo matter what the holiday, food is an important part of almost any celebration. Eating leftovers from a holiday meal is often as traditional as the meal itself. Follow these simple steps to safely enjoy leftovers and reduce the risk of food poisoning:

  • Store leftovers in shallow containers (two inches deep or less).
  • Refrigerate/freeze leftovers within two hours of cooking the food.
  • Remove turkey from the bone and store it separately from the stuffing and gravy. Before refrigerating, slice breast meat. Legs and wings may be left whole.
  • Eat turkey and stuffing within three to four days and gravy within two days.
  • Reheat leftovers to 165°F.
  • When in doubt, throw it out!

For more tips on how to properly store leftovers, visit www.HomeFoodSafety.org.

Happy Holidays!

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Reviewed September 2013