Our products are stamped with a production code date and a BEST BY date.
The shelf life of Success Rice and Quinoa is two years (730 days) after the date of manufacture.
For best results, place the product in a sealed container and store in a cool, dry place.
Rice and Quinoa may be kept in the freezer for a long-term storage. We do not recommend storing it for longer than a year. Place in a freezer bag to protect from freezer burn and other freezer odors.
Cooked Success® Rice and Quinoa can be frozen up to six months. It stores best when vacuum sealed.
It is best to store Success® Rice or Quinoa in a heavy plastic or glass container. For best long term storage, Success® Rice or Quinoa can be placed in the freezer or refrigerator.
The production code date is located on the top or bottom of each package near the BEST BY date. It’s a combination of numbers and a letter (i.e. 103M8 04 1 07:50 or V11818).
As an example, your box may be stamped as follows:
103M2 04 1 07:50
103 = Julian Date (103rd day of the year)M2= is the plant code and year produced04= is the packaging line number1= Boil-in-Bag line number07:50 = is the time (in military time = 750am)
To assure the best quality and flavor, we recommend that you use this product within two years of the date stamped.