How long does mozzarella last once opened?
Also to know is, how long does mozzarella cheese last after opening?
about 5 to 7 days
Additionally, how do you store opened mozzarella? Sometimes the mozzarella cheese is vacuum packed. If your fresh Mozzarella does not come in a tub of liquid, store it in the refrigerator in fresh water and use within 2 to 3 days at the most. The best way to keep mozzarella fresh is to store it in the refrigerator in a container of cold water. Change the water daily.
Then, how can you tell if fresh mozzarella has gone bad?
Smell the mozzarella and discard the cheese if it smells bad. Although many cheeses have a strong odor, mozzarella has a light, mild aroma. If mozzarella has an off smell, or if it smells like sour milk, it's a sign that the cheese has gone bad. Taste the cheese, then discard it if it tastes bad.
How long does bocconcini last opened?
Sold in containers filled with water or whey, bocconcini can be found in the cheese cabinet or deli. Use immediately or store in the fridge for up to two days.