Food Expiration Tracker

Quickly add reminders for food expirations


Food Expiration Tracker Banner

Works with Reminders

Instructions for use:

  • Note: Recommended to setup a new list in the reminders app but not required
  • Enter the reminders list name you want to use to track your food expirations

Shortcut Setup

  • Enter the name of the food that you want to track
    • If a food exists with that name on the list already, you will be prompted with an alert

Enter Food Name and Warning

  • Enter expiration date and the shortcut will then create reminders for the following:
    • Expiration date
    • Half-Life date (halfway to expiration from today)
    • Three days before expiration date (if three days before expiration is not earlier than the half-life date)

Enter Date and Quicklook of Reminders created


  • ROP for MediaKit used for the images here

  • This Reddit post for the inspiration

  • D3W10 for Swing Updater E used in this shortcut

Stay tuned for updates in the shortcut if they are required

Latest Release Notes

0.05 - Aug. 21, 2020, 9:48 p.m.

Initial Release