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Eggs by Sarah Braun
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Use by date is about safety and the most important date to remember. Foods can be eaten (and most can be frozen) up until the use by date, but not after. You will see use by dates on food that goes off quickly, such as meat products or ready-prepared salads.

Source: Use by and best before dates @ Food Standards Agency

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