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How do you store cold smoked salmon?

Handling and Storing
Smoked salmon can be kept under refrigeration for two to three weeks, or one week after opening. It can also be frozen for up to three months. It is best to store in the original package, or wrap it tightly in plastic wrap to prevent dryness.

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Moreover, does smoked salmon need to be refrigerated?

Smoked salmon almost always sits in the refrigerated section of the store, so it's no surprise that it requires refrigeration. Once you get back home after the trip to your local grocer make sure to transfer it to the refrigerator promptly.

Also Know, how long will cold smoked salmon keep? The shelf life of cold-smoked salmon is very short, one to two weeks in the refrigerator and about one month in the freezer.

Herein, is it safe to eat cold smoked salmon?

Most smoked salmon is cold smoked, meaning it's smoked at a temperature that's not hot enough to cook the fish, nor hot enough to kill potentially harmful bacteria. Smoked fish is safe to eat, however, if it's fully cooked to an internal temperature of 74 C (165 F), such as in a pasta dish or casserole.

Does smoked salmon go bad in the fridge?

Properly stored, unopened smoked salmon will typically last for 2 to 3 weeks, or the date on the package, in the fridge. Can you freeze smoked salmon? The best way is to smell and look at the smoked salmon: signs of bad salmon are a sour smell and dull color; discard any salmon with an off smell or appearance.

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