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How long does homemade mayonnaise last?

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  • Caviar Dec 10, 2004 11:19 AM
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I made too much mayonnaise.

I made it with lemon juice and salt, so it should be inhospitable to the beasties - how long will it keep in the fridge?

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  1. This question was answered just a couple of days ago --here's the link.

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    1. I don't care what anyone may say, its just a little oil and an egg yolk - don't keep it for more than 3 days, and make sure you keep it refrigerated. Keep in mind the cost of homemade mayo, and the cost and discomfort of illness. --BUT-- By all means make your own! Homemade is much better than store bought! (Yes even better than Hellman's) - just make only enough for a few days! enjoy!