How to choose sausages in the store: useful tips

Irina MelnichenkoFood
How to choose sausages
How to choose sausages

The simplest, most budget-friendly and very controversial product in terms of quality and benefits are sausages. Very often experts argue whether it is even possible to eat sausages and if so, what is the best to buy. Experts recommend cooking sausages themselves at home from chicken fillet, it will take no more than 1 hour, but you will be sure that they are safe.

Homemade sausages

The editors of FoodOboz share useful tips on how to choose a quality sausage in the store, what you should pay attention to in the first place and how to cook them properly.

What to pay attention to first of all

Experts advise to pay attention to the state standard sign, a set of clearly regulated rules and regulations, according to which the product is made. If the products have such a sign with this mark, it "tells" that such a product is safe and can be eaten.

How to choose sausages


Sausages of the highest grade must consist of 100% high-quality meat, and they may also contain lard, milk, vegetable oil, spices, cream, chicken eggs. And it is very important that nothing else but these products must be in the products of the highest grade.

How to choose the right sausage

Texture and color

The color of quality sausages can range from light white to light pink. If the color is deep pink, it means that the product contains a lot of dyes.

Quality sausages should have a dense casing and be elastic. If the product is soft, it has protein additives and is definitely made from low-quality meat.

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Experts recommend simply pressing on the sausage, if after pressing it does not restore the shape, then it is a bad product!

How to test sausages using a frying pan and microwave

Roast a sausage or put it in the microwave, and if it is wrinkled, such a product has carrageenan, which can cause allergies. Therefore, such a product should not be eaten!

Store-bought sausages

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