How long can raw carne sit in the fridge for?
Raw carne asada can stay in the fridge for 72 hours before gong bad.
Is it safe to put a vegetable and sour cream topping on raw chicken and let it sit in the fridge for 3 hours?
The main reason to let the food cool before refrigerating is so that it doesn't bring foods near it up in temperature. If the food is fresh from the cooking (boiling hot) It can safely sit out for an hour or so before putting it in the fridge. If your fridge isn't full and you can put the food on an empty shelf, you don't actually have to wait.
preventative measures would be to make sure that raw chicken that is going to be cooked is first put into a kitchen sink to be thawed out not on the kitchen counter tops next to the sink this is to prevent raw chicken juice poisoning. Next, if you do intend to thaw chicken out for cooking it must not sit out for two long in room temperature. Chicken cannot sit out no more then four…