Discover why our shelf stable cookie dough is a more convenient school fundraiser
Question: Is it true that your cookie dough can be left out at room temperature for up to 21 days?
Answer: Yes. Our cookie dough has been tested and approved for a rating of shelf stability by Euroﬁns, the world's largest and most respected food and pharmaceutical testing company. Euroﬁns employs over 15,000 technicians throughout 190 laboratories in 37 countries. The credibility of our testing process is second to none.
Question: How is it possible for the cookie dough to safely remain unrefrigerated for up to 21 days?
Answer: The key is water activity. Our cookie dough formulation “binds” available water thereby greatly reducing the water activity, which more simply put means little to no room for bacteria to grow.
Question: Do you add preservatives to your cookie dough?
Answer: No, we do not add preservatives to our cookie dough. Some of the ingredients that we purchase may contain preservatives. Examples include chocolate products which almost always have soy lecithin added and natural egg products will contain citric acid to name a couple.
Question: Do you recommend leaving the product out for extended periods of time?
Answer: Cookie dough is shelf stable at room temperature or below for up to 21 days, can be refrigerated for as long as 6 months, or may be kept frozen for up to 1 year. For best quality, keep frozen until use.
Question: Is the nutritional analysis like other cookie dough brands?
Answer: Yes, you will ﬁnd that most of the ingredients used are similar to other cookie dough products. However, with so many brands on the market we can’t speak for everyone. Our nutrition facts and ingredients are all listed on each box/tub and are available online for you to compare.
Question: What is the advantage of using shelf stable cookie dough on a fundraising sale?
Answer: The nature of our product lends itself well to the fundraising industry. Parents are often busy and missing a pick-up won't be a problem. Cookie dough can be easily redistributed without having to keep it frozen. As we say, we’re “Frozen but Friendly!”
Question: How does the taste compare?
Answer: Our cookie dough is delicious and is made with special care along with the finest ingredients. We’re confident that our shelf stable product tastes as good as any other cookie dough product on the planet.