Can you put hot stuff in a Yeti cooler?
Will my YETI keep my hot items hot? You might be surprised to read this, but YES. The same insulation and thick walls that keep the cooler cold also keep the heat.
Can you put boiling water in a plastic cooler?
Coolers are not designed to be used for cooking. Boiling water can damage the plastic. Coolers can also harbor millions of germs from other foods such as raw meat.
How hot of water can you put in a Yeti cooler?
You cannot put boiling water in a Yeti without a high chance of warping your cooler and ruining the insulation. See Yeti coolers contain polyurethane insulation which is generally rated for temperatures around -62°C to 93°C (-80°F to 200°F).
Can you put hot stuff in a cooler?
Yes! Coolers can be used to keep foods HOT too! You probably think of ice when the word cooler comes into mind but what we may forget is that coolers are great for insulating anything whether its cold OR hot.
Is Cooking in a cooler safe?
“Plastic coolers are not designed for such high temperatures — like boiling water — and will start to degrade over time,” he told TODAY Food. “The plastic from the cooler is soft and can scratch easily, allowing foodborne pathogens to grow and boiling water may not kill all bacteria.”
How hot can a cooler get?
Coolers also aren’t made for extreme heats over about 180°F (82°C). Exposure to higher temperatures than that can cause warping in the plastic or damage to the insulation.