Can tofu stay at room temperature?
If you bought it from the shelf, you can store it at room temperature. Wed recommend not using tofu which has been improperly stored or is more than a few days over the use by date.
Can I use expired tofu?
As long as you store tofu properly, it will remain safe for consumption up to the expiration date. Color – Spoiled tofu becomes discolored or turns yellowish or even darker. Either way, dont eat it. Texture – The change in texture is a sign that tofu is not edible anymore.
Why does my tofu feel slimy?
Touch – Bad tofu is often slimy on the outside. Taste – A good habit to get into when cooking with tofu is to eat a tiny piece of it “raw” before cooking. Itll be obvious if its gone bad, and you can easily spit it out with minor or no consequence.