How Can You Tell Whether Eggs Are Still Good?


We all wonder from time to time, How long, exactly, have those eggs been sitting in the fridge? We can’t really open each one and check for freshness, but there’s a simple–and ancient–test that will do the job without cracking them open: Simply place egg(s) in a bowl of cold water; if the egg stays submerged under the water, it’s still good. If it starts floating towards–or on–the surface, it’s time to throw it away; bad eggs float because they produce gases that make them buoyant.

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