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Apr 9, 2009 08:57 AM

Hard boiled eggs

Sorry for the lame wife left hard boiled eggs out last night on the counter and asked me if they were still ok to eat? I have no idea. At worst they can still be dyed.

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      1. I'd say they're fine too ... as long as the weather wasn't too hot

        1. Third - fine. The Easter bunny does it doesn't she?

          1. Most people in the world don't refrigerate eggs. The shell is a near-perfect barrier between the sterile nutrients inside and the dirty world outside. So long as the shells are intact, the risk is minimal at most.

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            1. re: alanbarnes

              That's true, I've seen them boiled and sold unrefrigerated in very hot countries so it should be fine!