How should raw pork smell? New to Chowhound? Sign up to discover your next favorite restaurant, recipe, or cookbook in the largest community of knowledgeable food enthusiasts. Log In Sign Up. Magnificat2005 | Sep 9, 2008 07:09 AM 13. I picked up 2 packages of pork tenderloin from Costco. Sell by date is 9/22/08.
Raw pork that is bad will have a distinct smell. Bad pork will havea very strong spoiled smell and it is advised not to consume it.
Should raw pork butt have a slightly off smell? I just spent $32 on two Tyson pork butts to smoke. I opened up both and they have about the same smelll -- smells a bit gaseous and a bit fishy at the same time.
Smell the pork. Fresh pork should have little or no odor. If any sour, ammonia-like or strange odor is present, the pork is not fresh and should be discarded. The only exception is vacuum-packed pork, which might have an odor that should dissipate once the meat is rinsed under cold water.
How Can You Know If Pork Has Gone Bad? ... Smell the meat is one of the best ways to identify spoiled meat. Bacteria cause chemical and structural changes in food when attacking it. This results in a change in smell and color. Fresh good quality pork should have little or no odor. ... Super Vegetables that You Can Eat Raw;
Smell of raw meat (self.AskCulinary) submitted 5 years ago by Scrofuloid Food Tinkerer I often buy 1lb or so packages of beef or pork, and use them for a couple of dishes over the course of two or three days.
safe to eat funny smelling pork that tastes normal? submitted 7 ... I've often found that pork in cryovac packages has an unusual smell compared to supermarket wrapped pork. Tastes fine but the smell is unusual - not a spoiled smell but it is strong. ... there really is no reason to leave raw meat in your fridge for a week. Plan ahead next time
Avoiding foul-smelling meat like the plague might be our knee-jerk reaction to the threat of foodborne illness, but the truth about spoiled meat might surprise you. There are two categories of bacteria that can live on pork: one that makes meat look and smell bad, and one that makes you sick.
Raw meat that hasn't yet grown a toxic fungi garden may still be spoiled and look gray – give it a smell and touch test to make a final decision. Debating questionable meat? Subject it to the sight, smell and touch tests.
Home » How To Tell If Pork Is Bad. ... It is not to confuse with real rotten pork smell where the smell will not go a way and it will literally knock your head backwards if the smell is really strong. You should discard the pork if you experience a bad pork smell like that.