Home › Forums › Miscellaneous Forums › Miscellaneous – Food Related › How important are date codes to you? › RE: How important are date codes to you? January 5, 2006 at 2:27 pm #2192870 sapsMember Crap! Those are expiration dates? I thought you weren’t supposed to eat things until that date. Oftentimes, I would wait until the can puffs up.