Maple Syrup Storage & Shelf Life
Fresh Maple Syrup
At Bascom Maple Farms, we’re all about fresh maple.
Our maple syrup is hot packed and sealed immediately. Taking the time to hot pack it means our maple syrup is shelf stable and fresh when you need it.
How do I store bulk maple syrup?
Maple Syrup should be stored at ambient temperature. Once it is opened, maple syrup must be refrigerated.
Do you need to refrigerate bulk maple syrup once opened?
As a wild food, maple syrup contains trace amounts of natural yeast, making it susceptible to molding or fermenting. Once your maple syrup is opened it must be refrigerated to maintain freshness.
What is the shelf life of bulk maple syrup?
The shelf life of Bascom Maple Farms bulk maple syrup is 24 months when stored properly.
To help you, all of our bulk maple syrup packaging has an expiration date. The format for this label is as follows:
- 07 = Month
- 28 = Day
- 06 = Year (of expiration)
- -1 = Indicates packing line used