We have even heard of people eating yogurt left out overnight without repercussions. Dangers of Eating Unrefrigerated Yogurt. Food spoilage should be taken very seriously because eating a tainted product can cause serve illness or even death. Foodborne illness may be more prevalent in the United States than you might have expected.
I have two contexts for this question: 1) I just discovered I left a sealed small cup of Stonyfield Farms raspberry yogurt out of the fridge overnight - I bought it around 8:30 last night and it's now 6:20pm the next day. Safe to eat? I stuck it in the fridge but won't eat it until I get some…
Greek yougurt left out of fridge overnight-safe to eat or use for cooking? (9 Posts) Add message | Report. eugenefitzherbert Tue 05-Apr-11 14:13:53. I left an almost full tub of greek yogurt out last night. Thinking of using it in a yogurt cake - I presume it would be ok to use in cooking - or would it? Thanks.
If left out of the refrigerator for two hours or less, yogurt can safely be put back in the refrigerator to eat at a later time. However, this will shorten its overall shelf-life. If you plan to eat only part of a carton of yogurt, spoon out what you intend to eat into a separate dish and return the carton to the refrigerator.
Well, I have good news for you. First, yogurt is a cultured product, it has live bacteria, and it is an acidic product, with low pH, and good bacteria to compete harmful bacteria do not have much chance. Therefore opened cup of yogurt can be kept at the refrigerated temperature for a very long time.
Best Answer: Just guessing but I suspect that you are talking about commercial yogurt in the paper/plastic cups. If that is the case, it is not save to leave any food that requires refrigeration out overnight. On the other hand home made yogurt will not develop in the refrigerator and must be left out at moderate temperatures.
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How long can yogurt be left out of refrigerator. New to Chowhound? ... So I left my containers of sealed Vosko's Fig Greek Yogurt out on a counter in a cold house during an unseasonable warm California winter weekend. Is it any good after 2 days? It's my favorite yogurt flavor and the only store in town that carries this size is out of my way.
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Turns out, ha, not so much. According to the US Department of Health & Human Services, you should throw out yogurt if it's been out at room temperature for more than two hours.If the temperature is higher than 90 degrees Fahrenheit, you only have one hour to eat that yogurt sitting out of the refrigerator.