Vegetarian sausages can become a staple in your menu especially, in the summertime during grilling season but, how long do vegetarian sausages last?
How Long Do Plant-Based Sausages Last
The majority of vegetarian sausages are good for up to seven days when the package is completely thawed and unopened and properly stored in the fridge.
Once any package of sausages has been opened the sausages should be consumed within two to three days.
If frozen, vegetarian sausages will last for up to three months.
How Long Do Cooked Vegetarian Sausages Last
Cooked vegetarian sausages should be eaten within two to three days after they were cooked.
How Long Do Cook Vegetarian Sausages Last In The Fridge
It’s important to properly store your vegetarian sausages once they are cooked, if stored in the fridge your cooked vegetarian sausages last for three days.
After three days I would not eat them.
Can You Freeze Vegetarian Sausages
Many of the vegetarian sausages you buy at the store like the Beyond Brand Sausage are already frozen and can be placed back into your freezer after purchasing for around three months.
If you purchased non-frozen vegetarian sausages like the Field Roast Brand, you can still freeze your sausage for up the three months.
How Long Do Vegetarian Sausages Last In The Freezer
Frozen vegetarian sausages will last for up to three months in the freezer.
In many cases the sausages may still be good after three months but, for safety, texture, and flavors it’s best to use your frozen vegetarian sausages within three months of purchasing.
Can You Get Food Poisoning From Vegetarian Sausages
You can get food poisoning from vegetarian sausages just like any other food if it’s not handled, stored, and prepared correctly.
Always use best practices when preparing and storing your foods.
Be aware that any food that is left out for over two hours (including vegetarian sausages) is at high risk for food poisoning.
How Do You Know If Vegetarian Sausages Are Cooked
The majority of vegetarian sausages are raw food similar to raw meat, in most cases, it is ok to eat vegetarian sausage when they are not fully cooked.
If you are concerned you can make sure the at sausages are completely warm all the way through.
Can You Reheat Cooked Vegetarian Sausages
You can reheat already cooked vegetarian sausages, the texture may change a bit and become tougher.
The best way to reheat an already cooked vegetarian sausage is slowly in a frying pan on low to medium heat.
How Long Do Plant-Based Sausages Last
Plant-Based Sausage lasts anywhere from three months if frozen, seven days unopened in the fridge down to three days once the package has been opened.
Can You Eat Out Of Date Vegetarian Sausages
In most cases, the dates that are provided on foods are “best by” dates and not necessarily the date that the food is no longer safe to consume.
Of course, it is up to you to decide what you are comfortable with.
How Long Do Beyond Sausages Last
Beyond Sausages will last up to seven days in the fridge once they are thawed, when the package has been opened the sausage should be consumed within two to three days.
Vegetarian Sausage Brands
- Beyond Sausage
- Field Roast Sausage
- Impossible Sausage
- Lightlife Sausage
- Sweet Earth Sausage
- Abbotts Smoked Sausage
- Morningstar Farms
Personally, I am kind is squeamish when it comes to food and can often forget how long something has been in my fridge.
I am not a great steward of my food and can often waste things.
Vegetarian sausages should be eaten within a short two to three-day time frame once they have been opened.
If you are concerned that you won’t be able to eat your vegetarian sausages within the safe time frame as long as they haven’t been cooked you can freeze them for up to three months.