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    • Andybez38
    • By Andybez38 9th Oct 16, 4:43 PM
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    I ate out of date food. I'm still alive.
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    • 9th Oct 16, 4:43 PM
    I ate out of date food. I'm still alive. 9th Oct 16 at 4:43 PM
    I have eaten out of date food. drank out of date milk. To my amazement i'm still alive. What have you eaten/drank past the sell by, use by date? Guess your still alive if you reply.
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    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 10th Oct 16, 11:49 AM
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    Andy are you still with us?
    • .Gigolo Aunt
    • By .Gigolo Aunt 10th Oct 16, 3:42 PM
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    I have eaten out of date food. drank out of date milk. To my amazement i'm still alive. What have you eaten/drank past the sell by, use by date? Guess your still alive if you reply.
    Originally posted by Andybez38
    Only eggs. It's quite obvious when an egg's gone off, whatever it says on the use-by date.
    • Tarry
    • By Tarry 10th Oct 16, 7:07 PM
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    Was drinking ground coffee and only when I finished the pack did I realise it was a YEAR out of date.
    The eggs I scrambled this morning were 2 weeks out of date.
    I am still alive and suffering no side effects at all
    Originally posted by welshbookworm
    My eggs are not even dated..!! I do the float/smell/colour test.

    I've had out of date milk that was fine but in date milk that was rancid!
    The Very Right Honourable Lady Tarry of the Alphabetty thread

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    • Dill
    • By Dill 10th Oct 16, 7:12 PM
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    I once ate (or I should say spat out!) some out of date chocolate! It tasted rancid, - I can only imagine the milk powder must have gone off or something like that. A colleague brought it back from Africa.
    • TE1979
    • By TE1979 11th Oct 16, 3:29 AM
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    If it's a few days out of date - I will still eat it. We throw away far too much food which is still fit for consumption.
    • Andybez38
    • By Andybez38 12th Oct 16, 5:36 PM
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    Andy are you still with us?
    Originally posted by Tipsntreats
    Yeah sorry Tips. Just found my post again lol. Hows you?
    • Andybez38
    • By Andybez38 12th Oct 16, 5:47 PM
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    I just found summits in the deepest darkest depths of the freezer (what the hell is it) covered in ice. Now i'm defrosting it i don't think it is what i thought it was. Ah well i will put with my oven chips lol. Think it may be spag bol.
    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 12th Oct 16, 5:56 PM
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    Yeah sorry Tips. Just found my post again lol. Hows you?
    I'm fine and glad you are ok - I was starting to get worried.
    Tips x
    • welshbookworm
    • By welshbookworm 6th Nov 16, 1:48 PM
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    Well the mince I took out of the freezer and put in the slow cooker today was best before 25/12/2015
    Looks and smells fine.
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    • Mandelbrot
    • By Mandelbrot 6th Nov 16, 2:28 PM
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    So what's the deal with water and it's sell by date. When the ad tells you it's been filtered through volcanic rock for 1,000s of years but still has a BBD?
    Originally posted by Sam Fallow
    It's the plastic bottle that can cause problems ...
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