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Can You Freeze Smoked Salmon? The Surprising Truth
Nov 18

Can You Freeze Smoked Salmon? The Surprising Truth

By Rose | Smoking , Storing Tips

If you are going to buy a charcoal or electric smoker, then you will be longing for smoked chicken quarters, ribs and the authentic smokehouse flavors that make your mouth water. Smoked salmon is another delicious delicacy that you might be thinking of making.

This is not such a far-fetched idea. Freshwater fish like salmon are ideal to smoke because their true, hidden taste is brought to life by the smoking process. But what can you do if there are any leftovers after you’ve enjoyed your dish? What should you do with them? Can you preserve smoked salmon by freezing it?

Well, the answer to this question is a big fat yes. It is safe to freeze smoked salmon in your fridge. There is nothing to worry about here because smoked salmon, just like jerkies and dried beef, can be stored in a cold environment. Just pack it in an airtight container so that it will retain its quality at an optimal level.

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Can You Freeze Coleslaw: Another Jaw-Dropping Kitchen Fact
Nov 17

Can You Freeze Coleslaw: Another Jaw-Dropping Kitchen Fact

By Rose | Storing Tips

We all like the taste of coleslaw, even if we are not vegetarians. It is a delicious mixture of shredded cabbage and carrots, which can sometimes contain a slew of mayonnaise, vinegar, or salt. Coleslaw is usually a side dish, but it can also be a standalone recipe that is served as an appetizer.

Because of our natural love for coleslaw, we tend to make a lot of it. As long as we have all of the ingredients at our disposal, we can be relentless in making this recipe until we realize that we’ve made too much to consume in one go.

Of course, it would be both unethical and impractical to throw away the remaining coleslaw. Most of us would think about preserving the excess coleslaw by freezing it. But can you freeze coleslaw? And if you can, what are the preparations you need to make? Well, I am going to answer all of these questions here in this article.

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Can You Freeze Feta Cheese? Yes! Do It The Right Way!
Sep 22

Can You Freeze Feta Cheese? Yes! Do It The Right Way!

By Rose | Storing Tips

Greece and feta! It’s hard to separate the two. Most Greeks have enjoyed this kind of cheese for decades. They like to eat it fresh, bit by bit, so that they can savor the taste, hoping it will last for a long time.

And who wouldn’t? Feta cheese has a sharp, briny flavor and gritty texture, which is sure to boost your appetite. As it’s a worldwide sensation, I wouldn’t be surprised if you have some feta in your kitchen right now. How do you like to use it? As a pizza topping, in pies or on the table? You’ll be amazed how many ways there are to use feta.

But what if you’ve made too much? Can you freeze feta cheese? Yes, of course, you can! But do you know how? It’s time to learn how to freeze cheese the right way!

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How To Tell If A Potato Has Gone Bad: Essential Cooking Tips
Aug 05

How To Tell If A Potato Has Gone Bad: Essential Cooking Tips

By Rose | Storing Tips , Vegetables

The potato is a good kitchen ingredient. When it comes to versatility, it is simply outstanding. You can create a lot of recipes with this vegetable. My personal favorites recipes are baked potato and sour cream mashed potato with paprika. These delicacies are a total winner in the kitchen!

But, of course, potatoes have a limited lifespan, just like any other food currently in your refrigerator or on your kitchen counter. Therefore, it is essential to know how to tell if a potato has gone bad, so that you won’t cook a rotten one by mistake.

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