Tag Archive for Safe Food Temperatures

Handling Food Safely

Safe Food Preparation

In this article from the USDA, the basics of handling food safely are covered.  Topics reviewed include shopping, storage, preparation, thawing, cooking, serving, leftovers, refreezing. The article also provides a cold storage chart for your reference. Remember these steps in food handling safely, cooking, and storage are essential to prevent foodborne illness. You can’t see,…

Food Temperatures for Safe Cooking

Digital Meat Thermometer

One of the keys to good cooking is to ensure that your food is cooked to the proper temperature before serving. In this post from FoodSafety.gov you will find a listing of everything you need to know about safe food temperatures. Use this chart and a digital food thermometer to ensure that meat, poultry, seafood,…