I do not think your fresh fruit and vegetables that you left in your car for 2/3 hours goes bad. A bottle of wine sealed with a cork is just the beginning. Unfortunately when the movie let out we found skies had cleared and the sun had come out. Pity the poor groceries or take-out you just bought that’s sitting in extremely hot temperatures in the back of your car. The greens, sitting on the back seat of the car, were in direct sunlight and quite warm. The outside temperature was about 90 degrees. certainly bananas apples etc are grown in hot climates. On hot, sunny days, the temperature inside your car can soar to as high … Will the watermelon still be safe to eat? The day was cool, overcast and rainy (and forecasted to stay that way) so I figured the greens would be fine in the car while we went to the movies. The temperature yesterday reached 100. But when you pack your bags in the car, that's exactly what you're doing. Shelf, cupboard, and boxed food may be fine, but for meat, deli, dairy, cut food like fresh fruit, and prepared foods (salad, … We hear so much about the dangers of leaving children and pets in cars during the hot summer months, but no one ever talks about the tragedy of leaving a watermelon in the car. Whether you shop for groceries in-store or have them delivered, if the temperatures inside your car or the delivery vehicle are too high, it's a food safety hazard. the bread i would transfer it to a new bag and maybe toast it but it should be ok. Remember The farmer's market has fruit and vegetables … Read the I left food in the trunk of my car for about 6 hours discussion from the Chowhound General Discussion, Food Safety food community. We had to leave them in our car for about 4 hours.

Join the discussion today. The fruit was uncut. Cans of soda, for example, … Food & Drink. Fruit left in hot car. KIM ASKS: I left my uncut watermelon in the car overnight accidentally! My mother in law gave us a cantaloupe and some peaches today.