the "refrigerate after opening" is to preserve the appearance and flavor...Miracle Whip is like "processed cheese food product" - you could smear it on a bridge railing and it'll still be edible three days later.
Southern Brethren BBQ Competition Team
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KingFisher Gator Rotisserie cooker, WSM, Stainless 5 burner with IR gas grill, Turkey Fryer, Weber JD Commemorative grill, slightly used Bandera chamber for future use as a cold smoker, Masterbuilt 40" insulated ELECTRIC smoker