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Food thermometer

Safe Cooking Temperatures

Measuring food temperatures is critical to ensure best results with your cooking efforts. Undercooking food poses a safety risk and overcooking food can negatively affect nutrition and taste. Use a food thermometer and follow these temperature guidelines for food safety and quality. Use a Food Thermometer Visual signs are not […]


Crockpot and Slow Cooker Food Safety

Important Slow Cooker Food Safety Tips… Do not lift the lid unnecessarily during the cooking cycle. Each time the lid is raised, the internal temperature drops 10 – 15 degrees. It takes approximately 20 minutes to recover the lost heat, which extends the required cooking time and increases the food […]