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Old 09-11-2010, 06:20 PM
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As the title says, whats the shelf life of baked beans (navy beans in tomato sauce)?

I was packing my gear for a weekend away and I couldnt find a used by date on any of the packaging
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Varies depending on the way you stored it. In a cool dry place it will last you at least 4-5 years even up to 10 years in some cases. Tomato sauce is acidic also so it will give it additional shelf-life. Unless it has a lot of sugar or garlic in it.
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most can goods are listed with a date of 1 to 2 years. i hve eaten green beans and baked beans that were 3.5 years old. rotate your stock.


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