How Long Does Rbc Last?

Baking By my2boys Updated 29 May 2008 , 9:16pm by southaustingirl

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my2boys Posted 19 May 2008 , 11:48pm
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If I made RBC tonight, can I use it in a couple of days? How do I store it, do I just leave it on the counter or do I refrigerate it? I'm trying to get a head start on things. I've never used it before I usually use royal icing.

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tippyad Posted 26 May 2008 , 9:40pm
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I'm sorry you didn't receive a response as of yet. icon_surprised.gif

MY rbc stays refrigerated for 3-4 weeks in a tightly wrapped plastic (ziploc) bag that is placed in Tupperware.

I find that rbc works much better for me if I make it 3-4 days in advance.

Hope this helps! icon_biggrin.gif

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millicente Posted 27 May 2008 , 10:29pm
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I have stored mine wrapped & put in an airtight container for at a month and its still ok.

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southaustingirl Posted 29 May 2008 , 9:16pm
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I have also stored RBC in plastic wrap and containers for a month.........still good. I am not sure if it can turn 'bad', since it's made with shortening and sugar.

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