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Is the food I want to sell allowed as a cottage food?
In a nutshell, if it doesn’t require refrigeration for safety and isn’t meat, then it’s usually allowed as a cottage food.

There are many resources where you can easily find out what foods are allowed as cottage foods.

Allowed Foods:

Everything you need to know about starting a cottage food business in Texas

Have a question about whether a specific food is allowed as a cottage food? Please contact DSHS for an official determination.

Most questions about allowed foods can be answered here:

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