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    Question Can I eat dip while pregnant?

    Hi girls, Just a quick question...I'm 34 wks pregnant on sunday and was wondering am I allowed to eat dip (french onion ect)?

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    I wouldn't see a reason why not - so long as they're fresh and haven't been sitting around for ages
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    If you are really worried make your own dip, its easy!

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    I thought all soft cheeses are a no-no with listeria. My understanding is that dip is a potential listeria risk, home made or not. Sorry.

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    It's not the 'softness' of cheeses that makes them a listeria risk. I thought it was that the risk was because they were made with non-pastuerised milk?? Cream cheese (which lots of dips are made from) is fine. A really yummy french onion dip is sour-cream, mixed with french onion soup mix - perfectly safe (provided you use in-date cream - lol) and sooooo yummy!

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    They always served Dip and crackers at my antenatal classes while I was pregnant so I woulndt see why not.


 

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