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Someone here at home put a can of rolls in the pantry. We found it about 7 hours later. We put in the refrigerator. would it still be good to use?

Hi Fred:

I think we're OK.

The worst that can happen is a bit of fermentation.

When you open it, if it smells like vinegar...toss it!

If it smells like yeasted dough...I think we are OK.

However, if you feel at all ambiguous about that, they are cheap enough to toss and start over.  

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Ralph Onesti


Anything to do with yeasted doughs: First off...Please do not include sensitive material and please do not set your question to "private". answers may benefit someone else with the same problem. Breads: sourdough, levain, rye, brioche, laminated doughs, French doughs, straight dough, enriched doughs, danish, etc.


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