How Long Can Cooked Sausage Sit Out
How long can a hot dog cooked on the counter last? 3
How long can a freshly baked hot dog sit at a table outside the refrigerator? No fly or anything like that could land on it.
When the sausage is cooked, all the bacteria are present. Then, when placed in a clean, covered bowl or container, it can be eaten for several days.
Food safety experts say only 4 hours, but the reason is that the food is so low that it contains all the bacteria.
Think of smoked sausage. It is kept for months without refrigeration.
Some time ago, we didn't have a refrigerator. There is not much food and people do not throw away leftovers after 4 hours.
If in doubt, heat it to 160 C in boiling water or microwave.
Generally in the hospitality industry, any protein based food can be stored at 40,140 degrees Fahrenheit for up to 4 hours, although it must be removed.
If someone doesn't move it, it stays there.
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