How can you tell if turkey meat is bad?
Likewise, how can you tell if raw steak has gone bad?
If you're not sure how to tell if meat isbad, give it a good smell. If it smells rancid, strong,or unpleasant, the meat has probably gone bad andshould be thrown away. If it smells okay but you're stillnot sure, touch the surface of the meat. If it feelssticky or slimy, it is probably bad.
Keeping this in consideration, should ground turkey have a smell?
Freshly ground chicken or turkey willhave a light pink hue and virtually no smell. Likeraw beef, raw poultry may get slightly gray or brown as itages but the contrast may not be as obvious, so it's important tosniff it and thoroughly look for any slick or slimy residue beforeyou use it any recipe.
Foodborne illness, more commonly referred to as foodpoisoning, is the result of eating contaminated, spoiled, ortoxic food. The most common symptoms of food poisoning includenausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Although it's quite uncomfortable,food poisoning isn't unusual.