Peter Hajas

Checking food expiration with StillTasty

August 22, 2020 •  🥕⏱

I love websites that are great expressions of the medium. Many of my favorites do one thing well. One of my favorite sites is It has a simple purpose:

How long will your favorite food or beverage stay safe and tasty? What's the best way to store it?

For packaged foods, manufacturers often put expiration dates on them, but how do they know the exact date?

I use this site while shopping or preparing meals. Here are some sample links: