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How long will smoked salmon keep (opened)?

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Janet from Richmond Jun 27, 2007 05:48 AM

I opened a vacuumed packed and refrigerated package of smoked salmon (the thin sliced kind, not the flaky kind) this past Sunday and had it for lunch yesterday and there is one small piece left and was wondering if it would be okay tomorrow (Thursday)?

  1. ChinoWayne Jun 27, 2007 07:08 AM

    Yes, I just put those little slices of smoked pinkness (salmoness?) in a Gladlock sandwich bag, it will hold in the fridge for about a week, then it starts to get slimy.

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    1. re: ChinoWayne
      hatless Jun 27, 2007 08:06 AM

      Plastic wrap should be fine, too, and it won't expose it to as much air.

    2. jeni1002 Jun 27, 2007 10:44 AM

      Janet - I usually wrap it in plastic, then put it in an air-tight container, and stick it in the back of the fridge. It'll last for a week or so (won't change color or anything)

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