If you are interested in which cereal does not have an expiration date, then it is rice. Even if it keeps for a very long time and is covered with dust, you can simply rinse it a few times until the water is clear and cook. It does not lose its taste or beneficial properties. You just need to check from time to time that there are no insects in the jar of rice that can spoil the product.


Honey has an unlimited shelf life, although it can crystallize or change color over time, but it remains good before consumption. If you notice that the honey you have stored has crystallized, don't be discouraged. Put it in warm water (the jar should be open) and stir until the crystals melt.

Maple syrup

Although this syrup is not used as often in Ukraine as abroad, it is worth knowing that it also has an endless shelf life. Most often, maple syrup is used to make desserts, and pancakes are also poured over it.


You can buy an unlimited amount of vinegar and store it in an apartment or house, it will not deteriorate. This product has an unlimited shelf life, does not change color, taste or smell in any way, as well as useful properties.


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It doesn't matter if it's rock, iodized or sea salt, it will never change its properties. This product will always remain as fresh as the day you bought it.


As with salt, there are no problems with sugar, because its shelf life is infinite. The main thing is to make sure that it does not become too hard, and therefore store it away from insects and humid places.


This is another food product without an expiration date, but you need to remember the rules for storing it. To keep cornstarch fresh, store it in a cool, well-ventilated place in a tightly sealed package.

Dry peas

Even after several years of storage, this product will not deteriorate or change its beneficial properties. The taste and aroma of dry pea dishes will be the same as if you were using a newly purchased product.

Alcoholic beverages

If you keep them well closed and in a cool place, alcoholic beverages have an unlimited shelf life. Although, it's worth noting that they can change their flavor over time. However, you probably won't even notice it.

Instant coffee

It should be kept in the refrigerator and here it can be stored almost forever. It does not matter whether the package has been opened or not.