Food Storage & SkillsThe Science Behind Honey’s Eternal Shelf Life

The Science Behind Honey’s Eternal Shelf Life

The Science Behind Honey’s Eternal Shelf Life

Many people have asked what is the science behind honey’s eternal shelf life and does it truly never spoil ? Honey is a homestead food pantry storage must have staple. Honey that is stored in sealed containers can edible for many decades or longer. However, stored honey maybe go through physical and chemical changes during storage. It can darken and lose its aroma and flavor. Properly processed, packaged and stored honey retains its quality for a long time.

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