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Protein Bars (PowerBars)

Protein bars may last 10 to 12 months . Just checkĀ  “best by” date on the package.


Pickles last 18 months if unopened. There is no exact expiration if it’s already opened. Just discardĀ  if slippery or excessive soft.


Peanuts last 1 to 2 years unless frozen or refrigerated. 1 to 2 weeks in airtight container.

Olive Oil

Did you know that olive oil last 2 years from its manufacture date. After this time, color or flavor may be affected, but product is still safe to consume.


Mustard last up to 2 years though after this time, color or flavor may be affected but generally, still it is safe to consume.


Marshmallows will last 40 weeks (10 months) when it’s unopened, and 3 months if it’s already opened.

Maraschino Cherries

Did you know Maraschino cherries last 3 to 4 years when unopened, and when opened may last 2 weeks (at room temperature) and 6 months when refrigerated?