Freezing Storing
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How to Freeze Lettuce (and How to Use It When It Thaws)Skills
Freezing lettuce works if you follow this simple rule.
Jun 22, 2022
How to Freeze Cucumbers and Enjoy Summery Flavor All Year LongSkills
Here's how to do it so they don't get soggy.
Jun 21, 2022
How to Freeze Mushrooms So They Stay Delicious for MonthsSkills
Don't let those mushrooms go to waste — do your future self a favor and freeze them.
Jun 13, 2022
I Tried 7 Ways to Store Strawberries and the Winner Is Very Obvious
Skills Showdown
Because there's nothing worse than buying fresh strawberries only for them to go to waste.
Oct 10, 2023
This Super-Cool Hack Offers Up a Major Upgrade for Summer EntertainingSkills
And it doesn't cost a thing!
Jun 1, 2022
How to Freeze Peaches So You Can Make Cobblers and Pies All Year LongSkills
I always get a little overzealous during peak peach season. Their beautiful hue draws me in, then their perfume seduces me into a stupor, and the next thing I know I’m leaving the farmers market with a full peck of peaches. A peck is nearly 15 pounds, so once my stupor fades away, I realize there is no way my family can eat that many peaches before they go bad (although we’ve tried).I prefer to peel my peaches before freezing because it makes them more versatile to use later.
May 27, 2022
Can You Freeze Celery? Skills
Yes! Here's how to do it so it lasts for up to a year.
May 26, 2022
Preserving Without Canning: Tips and Tricks for Summer ProduceSkills
We hate to say it, but summer will be over before we know it. Now is the time to preserve some of the season’s gems like tomatoes, peaches, corn, and peppers. Preserving isn’t just about canning, though. Here are some tips for freezing, pickling, making sauces, and more.Berries: Berries may be frozen, of course, but our favorite way to preserve their flavor is in a shrub syrup, which you can use in sodas, cocktails, and salad dressings. Vinegar is also a great option for berries.
May 11, 2022
The Very Best Way to Store AsparagusSkills
Hint: It's similar to how you store fresh flowers.
May 11, 2022
Should You Store Cucumbers in the Refrigerator? Experts Weigh InSkills
Turns out the best place to store cucumbers isn't where I thought it was. How about you? Do you know the right place to keep your cukes?
May 7, 2022
This Simple Trick Will Keep Berries Fresh for Up to 2 WeeksSkills
No more spoiled berries!
May 6, 2022
How to Keep Guacamole GreenSkills
It has nothing to do with lime, the pit, or plastic wrap.
May 4, 2022
Here's How Long Eggs Last, Plus How to Store Them ProperlySkills
Here's everything you need to know about the best way to store eggs and how to tell if eggs are still good.
Apr 14, 2022
The One Time You Can (and Should) Store Onions and Garlic in the RefrigeratorSkills
Yes, sometimes it's OK to break the rules.
Mar 28, 2022
How to Store Lemon Curd So It Lasts for MonthsSkills
You can refrigerate it for weeks or freeze it even longer — here's how to keep it tasting as fresh as the day you made it.
Mar 18, 2022
These Super-Simple Hacks for Storing Cilantro Will Keep It Fresh for WeeksSkills
And one tip on how to bring it back to life when it begins to wilt.
Mar 8, 2022
How to Store Homemade Frosting So It Lasts for MonthsSkills
Have some extra homemade frosting? Here's how to store and use it.
Mar 4, 2022
This Vacuum-Seal Hack Is Ridiculously Simple and Uses Two Things You Already HaveSkills
Spoiler alert: You use at least one of them every single day!
Mar 4, 2022
I Tried the Viral Method for Keeping Avocados from Turning BrownSkills
The hack involves storing whole avocados in water.
Mar 3, 2022
We Tested 6 Methods for Storing Mushrooms and Found a Clear WinnerSkills
The best method for storing mushrooms not only kept them free of slime and mold, it actually made the mushrooms taste better too.
Oct 26, 2021
8 Smart Tips for Assembling and Freezing Sandwiches in AdvanceSkills
Because sandwiches are the ultimate make-ahead meal.
Aug 19, 2021
The Food Scientist Trick for Keeping Berries Fresh Longer
Make It Last
Do this as soon as you get home from the grocery store and your berries will stay fresh.
Mar 29, 2021
Here Are 9 Weeks’ Worth of Freezer Meal PlansSkills
One of the smartest strategies for serving homemade meals all week long is already in your kitchen: It’s using your freezer.
Mar 24, 2021
A Frozen Stash of Garlic Butter Will Be Your Dinner Secret WeaponSkills
Once you have garlic butter in the your freezer, you'll never have a dull dinner again.
Jan 30, 2021
Yes, You Should Still Roast a Whole Turkey This Year — Then Turn It into 9 Dinners to Stash in the Freezer
Power Hour Meal Prep
Think big this Thanksgiving, even if your holiday table is small. Your future self will thank you.
Nov 13, 2020
Our Best Make-Ahead Tips for Your Easiest Thanksgiving YetSkills
A little prep goes a long way.
Nov 11, 2020
My Hack for the Easiest Pizza FridaySkills
And it's not calling out for delivery.
Sep 11, 2020
Never Touch Slimy Mushrooms Again! Here’s the Best Way to Store Them.Skills
You're going to treat them a little like school lunch, okay?
Sep 1, 2020
The Ingenious Way to Prevent Garlic Smell on Your HandsSkills
And it comes from one of our editor's moms.
Aug 26, 2020
This Is the One Thing You Should Always Do Before Freezing MeatSkills
It's one of the best meal-prep tips I picked up from my mom.
Aug 18, 2020
The One Surprising Thing You Should Never, Ever FreezeSkills
It's also one of the more expensive ingredients in your kitchen.
Aug 17, 2020
How to Freeze and Defrost Every Type of Meat
Freezer Week
Please don't just throw it in the freezer, we beg of you!
Aug 15, 2020
How to Fill a Freezer with Food: The Ultimate Guide to the Ultimate Gift
Freezer Week
What does it mean to really stock a freezer? From choosing recipes to shopping to organizing the freezer, this step-by-step guide shows you how it's done.
Aug 15, 2020
The One Thing I Always Keep in My Freezer (That You Should, Too)Skills
It's a true win-win — it saves me money and lets me reduce waste at the same time.
Aug 13, 2020
Freezer Burn Sucks. Here Are 5 Ways to Prevent It.Skills
Stock your freezer without wasting food months later.
Aug 10, 2020
The Weirdest Way to Freeze Bananas Is Also the Best
Skills Showdown
Trust me. We tried them all and yes, there really is a best way to freeze a banana.
Aug 8, 2020
A Beginner’s Guide to Freezing Summer ProduceSkills
Your freezer is a culinary time capsule where summer can be remembered all winter long.
Jul 24, 2020
How To Freeze and Defrost Ground BeefSkills
Our favorite tool for the job might surprise you!
Jul 20, 2020
This Is the One Thing I Always Do Before Freezing ChickenSkills
It's a game-changer for weeknight dinners.
Jul 14, 2020
Broccoli: The Best Ways to Store It, Cook It, and Eat It
31 Days of Vegetables
All the broccoli basics for your favorite lil tree.
Jul 10, 2020
The One Thing You Should Always Do When Freezing ZucchiniSkills
It's simple but makes all the difference.
Jul 6, 2020
Everything You Need to Know About Cabbage
31 Days of Vegetables
This is one smart and long-lasting vegetable!
Jul 5, 2020
Stop! You’re Freezing Your Pie Fillings All Wrong.Skills
Make a fruit-filling frisbee and reap the rewards later.
Jul 2, 2020
Prevent Persian Cucumbers from Getting a Slimy White Film Once and for AllSkills
If you've ever bought Persian cucumbers, this has most likely happened to you.
Jun 26, 2020
What You Need to Know If You've Had the Same Jar of Honey Forever Skills
While honey has an exceptionally long shelf-life, it isn't completely spoil-proof.
Jun 24, 2020
The Best Way to Freeze Strawberries for Smoothies, Jam, and BakingSkills
Freezing is the best way to preserve those perfectly ripe strawberries.
Jun 10, 2020
7 Mistakes to Avoid When Thawing All That Food You FrozeSkills
How many mistakes are you making?
May 18, 2020
How to Freeze Cake Slices, According to a Pastry Pro Skills
So you can bake a cake and eat it all too.
May 15, 2020
We Tried 5 Methods for Storing Fresh Herbs and Found a Clear Winner
Skills Battle
I'll never store my herbs any other way.
May 13, 2020
Yes, You Can Freeze Milk. Here’s What You Need to Know.Skills
This goes for all types of milk.
May 11, 2020
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Freezing Your Food
Mistakes to Avoid
And how to fix them.
May 8, 2020
Yes, You Can Freeze Eggs — With One CaveatSkills
When frozen properly, they can last for up to a year.
May 4, 2020
Jamie Oliver's Ingenious Pepper TipSkills
So easy, so smart!
Apr 23, 2020
The Best Way to Store Any CakeSkills
Fact: Most cakes do not need to be refrigerated.
Apr 14, 2020
7 Ways to Make a Meal Out of Frozen CarrotsSkills
It's time to lean into this freezer staple.
Apr 14, 2020
The Most Important Things to Know About Turning Frozen Vegetables into Mind-Blowing MealsSkills
If you ask me, frozen vegetables are the ultimate convenience food.
Apr 9, 2020
The Best Way to Freeze Bananas for Smoothies and BakingSkills
Freezing is the best way to hang on to bananas that are ripening faster than you can use them up.
Apr 6, 2020
The One Ingredient That Makes Defrosted Meat Taste So Much BetterSkills
You probably have it in your pantry.
Mar 24, 2020
The Smart and Surprising Trick for Easy Stovetop Oatmeal Every MorningSkills
It's done before the coffee is even ready!
Mar 2, 2020
Here's a Smart Way to Keep That Giant Bag of Costco Onions from Going BadSkills
I'm not crying, you're crying.
Feb 10, 2020
The One Trick That Actually Works for Keeping Guacamole GreenSkills
This is perfect for Super Bowl Sunday.
Feb 1, 2020
Exactly How to Freeze 10 of the Most Popular Kinds of LeftoversSkills
Here are smart suggestions for keeping all kinds of leftovers both safe and tasty — from extra pancakes to cooked rice.
Jan 17, 2020
I Never Worry About Leftover Cranberry Sauce, Thanks to This Freezer TrickSkills
Try it after you're all done making leftover sandwiches.
Nov 28, 2019
Here’s How to Store Fresh Cranberries — And How Long They LastSkills
'Tis the season to start stocking up.
Nov 26, 2019
Why You Should Never Thaw a Turkey in Warm WaterSkills
The last thing you want after your holiday gathering is everyone getting sick.
Nov 12, 2019
What to Do with the Bushel of Apples You Just Picked (Besides Eat Them)Skills
Picked a bushel? Learn how to keep them fresh for months, and get some ideas for cooking with them.
Oct 4, 2019
This Meal Prepper’s “Souper Cube” Freezer Strategy Is Truly IngeniousSkills
The stock is easy to remove, and in amounts that recipes tend to call for.
Sep 27, 2019
Here’s How to Properly Store Tomato Paste, According to Alton BrownSkills
Don't let a single ounce go to waste.
Sep 7, 2019
This Summer, Freeze All the Things! (But Read This First.)
Weeknight Preserving
Before you put that fresh fruit or veggie in the freezer, read this.
Aug 8, 2019
My Kids Can’t Stop Eating Their Vegetables, Thanks to This Freezer Trick
Kids in the Kitchen
Honestly mad I didn't think of this sooner.
Aug 7, 2019
An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Canning
Weeknight Preserving
With the right tools anyone can learn to can food in an afternoon.
Aug 5, 2019