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Can You Freeze Sauerkraut And How Should It Be Done?
Feb 20

Can You Freeze Sauerkraut And How Should It Be Done?

By Rose | Storing Tips

Freezing is a strongly recommended option that you can use to extend the lifespan of any ingredient. Although this preservation method does not work with all foodstuffs, it is suitable for a myriad of ingredients.

One particular kind of food that has taken people’s interest is sauerkraut. In fact, my email inbox has been full of queries about it, and there is one particular question that many people seem to want to know the answer to: can you freeze sauerkraut? It is a peculiar inquiry, but I have to answer it, nonetheless.

The answer is, yes, you can always freeze sauerkraut. The food won’t be harmed or altered by the process, even if you subject it to extremely low temperatures. You should try this, even it’s just the once, as you will learn how to prolong the lifespan of sauerkraut without using any chemicals or artificial food preservatives.

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Can You Freeze Brie Cheese To Preserve It?
Jan 14

Can You Freeze Brie Cheese To Preserve It?

By Rose | Storing Tips

Oh, Brie! Who can resist this delicious delicacy? Not me! And I bet you can’t keep it off your platter either!

The name is derived from the Brie region of France, and there is a good chance that this cheese was first manufactured there, so we have to thank the ingenuity of the folks there who first made this cheese.

Brie is a soft cow’s milk cheese that is just as creamy and tasty as its succulent appearance would suggest. You can identify this cheese by its pale color and white and yellow hue. Brie also has a white rind and most of the cheese that is sold today has wheel cuts.

Brie is delicious and extremely tempting but not that easy to acquire, so it is slightly pricey, and its availability is pretty limited.

Once you can get your hands on this cheese, you will immediately cherish it. Fortunately, there are a variety of ways to preserve it. But can you extend its shelf life by freezing it?

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Do Pickles Go Bad? Picking Out The Truth
Jan 10

Do Pickles Go Bad? Picking Out The Truth

By Rose | Storing Tips , Vegetables

Pickles are always great, there is no arguing about that. There are a plethora of recipes that will become magical once you have include this simple ingredient in the recipe. For example, your favorite salads, sandwiches, and burgers can all taste better if you add some pickles.

Therefore, a lot of us (including me) are always sad whenever we run out of pickles in our kitchen. Sometimes, we hoard them in case they run out soon. That’s how much we love our pickles!

But do pickles go bad? It is a frivolous question, I know, but it still needs to be answered properly as eating out-of-date items that have off is not good for your health. Your safety is on the line here, so you should be wary. Let’s discuss pickles in more detail in the next section.

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Can You Freeze Coffee Creamer To Extend Its Shelf Life?
Dec 30

Can You Freeze Coffee Creamer To Extend Its Shelf Life?

By Rose | Coffee , Storing Tips

Can you freeze coffee creamer? Such an interesting question should not be left unanswered. After all, we are talking about the stuff that makes our coffee taste better and richer than ever before!

The answer is a resounding yes. You can always freeze a coffee creamer. The manufacturers have stated that it’s safe to do so, which is exciting news, right?

There are two types of coffee creamer today: the powdered and the liquid kind. The powdered creamer (non-dairy) doesn’t require freezing, as it will remain a top quality product for as long as 24 months, providing that it is properly sealed and then placed in a storage area at room temperature.

A liquid coffee creamer, on the other hand, does benefit from freezing and can be either refrigerated or frozen to ensure that it won’t go bad quickly. If you tend to stockpile this kind of creamer, then you’ll need to know all of the procedures that can further extend its lifespan.

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How To Keep Bagels Fresh
Dec 02

4 Ways To Make Bagels Fresh And Delectable!

By Rose | Storing Tips

Oh, bagels! How can we ever resist them! My kids and I swoon over them. My neighbors are so crazy about them, they are always visiting bagel shops in Montreal and New York and buying their favourites. Since they are an affluent bunch, they can afford to do this.

But regardless of how we treat these delicacies, there will come a time when they will go stale and become uneatable. That’s a sad day, right? Because of this inevitability, people often binge eat their bagels while they still can. It is an amusing sight to watch, honestly. However, it is a much better idea to keep our bagels fresh and delectable for as long as possible because eating a stale bagel is not good for your health.

If you want to learn how to do this and get the most out of your bagels, check out the next section where I have listed some proven approaches that will guarantee the freshness, crispiness, and savoriness of this treat. Check them out for yourself!

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