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Old 11-01-2004, 01:44 AM   #1
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The oldest food item that was found in the cupboard?

I just reached up in the cupboard to get the coffee ready for the morning and found a box of cereal dated August of 2002. What is the oldest food item that you have ever found in your kitchen cupboards and what was it?

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Old 11-01-2004, 05:55 AM   #2
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there's some really old rice flour in the fridge, and i found a container of vanilla quik clumped all together a few days ago. i think there is some caviar in the fridge, and a tube of anchovy paste, if i'm not mistaken...
thanks for the reminder... :)
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Old 11-01-2004, 07:21 AM   #3
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I have some dry lasagna noodles in a ziploc bag that are starting to look pretty tired. Also a small jar of chili powder from a local grocery store that went out of business at least 5 years ago.
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Old 11-01-2004, 08:01 AM   #4
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I have a box of Easy Mac from when I used to live in a dorm room with nothing but a microwave... It's gotta be 2 years old at least.
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Old 11-01-2004, 08:52 AM   #5
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I have a box of phylo dough in my freezer that has moved with me 3 times already. It must be 4 years old. My wife just asked if we still have it and if we can get rid of it.
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Re: The oldest food item that was found in the cupboard?

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I just reached up in the cupboard to get the coffee ready for the morning and found a box of cereal dated August of 2002. What is the oldest food item that you have ever found in your kitchen cupboards and what was it?
2002? that is bad! I have a can of mixed vegies that has been sitting there over a year. I don't know why I bought it, because it has lima beans... I think I should prolly throw it out!
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Old 11-01-2004, 09:03 AM   #7
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a can of carotts dated 2 years ago. and a box of mac n cheese that's about 3 years old.
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Old 11-01-2004, 09:10 AM   #8
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A box of De Ruyter(the "y" is supposed to have 2 dots over it) milk chocolate sprinkles dated 10/30/02.
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Old 11-01-2004, 10:29 AM   #9
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I found a jar of Cheez Whiz from 92 in Mom's fridge this month. And I found some pumpkin dated 89 in the freezer.
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well my parents have whisky from 1974 and soy sauce from 1988. Hmm old foods eh. Chocolate from 1995
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