Billie Zeelen

Can You Freeze Blue Cheese?

Blue cheese isn’t as loved universally as cheddar or mozzarella cheese, but that doesn’t mean it’s not loved by many.  If you’ve overestimated the amount of blue cheese you can eat in the next few weeks, or if you only bought it for one recipe, and now you have more blue cheese than you know what to do with, this … Read More

Can You Freeze Donuts?

Donuts are perfect for when you have a craving for something sweet and doughy, but what happens when that craving has passed, and you have more donuts than you can eat in one go? Donuts are famous for their very short shelf life. If you keep them at room temperature, the best case scenario would be they’d keep for two … Read More

Can You Freeze Applesauce?

Applesauce is a tricky thing to portion, especially if you make it from scratch. Even if you buy the jarred version, it won’t last too long, and chances are you’ll be left with more than you can use in a couple of days. The good news is that you can freeze it, and the only downside of doing so is … Read More

Can You Freeze Dates?

Because dates are usually quite expensive, it’s always a good idea to stock up if you see a good offer in your local grocery, and you can preserve them for later by freezing them. The type of dates you bought will dictate how you can store them, whether that’s putting them into an airtight jar in the cupboard, or freezing … Read More

Can You Freeze Corned Beef?

Corned beef is a processed meat which has a lot of admirers for its distinctive flavor, which comes from dry curing beef.  This process helps extend the shelf life of the meat, and some people even prefer it to the fresh stuff. Because corned beef is a processed meat, the likelihood is that you won’t need to freeze it unless … Read More

Can You Freeze Jackfruit?

Jackfruit is the largest vegetable fruit in the world, and while it’s mainly sold in Chinese and Southeast Asian markets, it is starting to become more widespread as a vegan alternative to meat, as it has a similar texture. Jackfruit can be time-consuming to prepare, as the rind is extremely thick, and tough to cut into.  To make matters worse, … Read More

Can You Freeze Cheese Balls?

Cheese balls are the perfect appetizer if you’re throwing a party, but what if your guests don’t eat as many as you estimated?  While it’s a common practice to eat whatever leftover party food you may have for the following few days after the party, it doesn’t mean you should. You’ll also probably get sick of having the same thing … Read More

Can You Freeze Nacho Cheese Sauce?

Nacho cheese sauce is perfect for movie nights, or for having a lot of guests over, as you can make it or heat it in a pinch. What happens, though, if you have too much nacho cheese sauce to use? Maybe the jar is simply too much for your household, and you don’t want to waste it. Can you freeze … Read More

Can You Freeze Parsley?

Maybe you enjoy growing parsley all season long, and now that the weather is getting colder and the plant’s growth is slowing, you’re wondering how you can preserve what you have left. Or perhaps you’re lucky enough to live somewhere where every season is parsley season, and you have so much parsley you don’t know what to do with it, … Read More

Can You Freeze Spinach Dip?

Spinach dip is a wonderful way to spice up any dish, and it’s especially great when you have guests coming over, and you want to make things easier by putting out dishes that people can help themselves to. But what if you’ve made far too much, or bought more than you needed? Can you freeze spinach dip? While you can … Read More