Egg Storage Life Chart – How Long Does An Egg Last

March 2nd, 2012 by Craig Mullins

Ever wondered how long an egg last in it’s various forms? FoodSafety.gov is here to answer your questions…

Egg Storage Chart

Product Refrigerator Freezer
Raw eggs in shell 3 to 5 weeks Do not freeze. Instead, beat yolks and whites together; then freeze.
Raw egg whites 2 to 4 days 12 months
Raw egg yolks 2 to 4 days Yolks do not freeze well.
Raw egg accidentally frozen in shell Use immediately after thawing. Keep frozen; thenrefrigerate to thaw.
Hard-cooked eggs 1 week Do not freeze.
Egg substitutes, liquidUnopened 10 days 12 months
Egg substitutes, liquidOpened 3 days Do not freeze.
Egg substitutes, frozenUnopened After thawing, 7 days or refer to “Use-By” date. 12 months
Egg substitutes, frozenOpened After thawing, 3 days or refer to “Use-By” date. Do not freeze.
Casseroles with eggs 3 to 4 days After baking, 2 to 3 months.
EggnogCommercial 3 to 5 days 6 months
EggnogHomemade 2 to 4 days Do not freeze.
PiesPumpkin or pecan 3 to 4 days After baking, 1 to 2 months.
PiesCustard and chiffon 3 to 4 days Do not freeze.
Quiche with filling 3 to 4 days After baking, 1 to 2 months.

egg storage life chart

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