Can You Freeze Pastry Cream?

Pastry cream is the most delicious part of a dessert or pastry. Just imagine it oozing out of a choux bun or croissant. It goes well on top of a tiramisu or a trifle. However, it is difficult to make so do you really want to be making a batch every time you are going to make pastries (see also … Read More

Can You Freeze Gouda Cheese?

Many people love cheese. There are so many different types and they can just be eaten in a sandwich or used in a recipe. Gouda goes well in many recipes, including pasta, salads, dips, and in a cheese sauce for such dishes as chicken florentine.  However, if you buy a big block of Gouda and can’t use it all within … Read More

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Can You Freeze Cauliflower?

Most vegetables have a short shelf life, even if kept in the fridge. So what is the answer? That’s simple. All you have to do is freeze them. Of course, it varies as to what vegetable it is, and not all vegetables freeze as well as others. However, in this article, we will take a look at how you can … Read More

Can You Freeze Cream Cheese Frosting?

Cakes and brownies can be made all the more delicious by the addition of a cream cheese frosting. However, can you extend its shelf life and freeze it. The simple answer is yes, even though it does have a high-fat content.  There are, however, certain steps to follow. If you don’t, you can end up with a crumbly mess or … Read More

Can You Freeze Cooked Chicken?

It’s easy and fast to cook in bulk so what if you are a fan of chicken? Is it possible to cook a lot of chicken and then freeze what you don’t use? The simple answer is yes, as long as you follow our instructions.  Freezing Cooked Chicken The simple way of freezing cooked chicken is to first put it … Read More

Can You Freeze Cucumbers?

Cucumbers are a low-calorie, delicious vegetable that can be enjoyed as a snack or in a recipe such as cucumber soup. It is a favorite with gardeners, but what happens at harvest time? You are likely to have too many to eat before they go bad. A solution is to freeze them but is it possible to do this? The … Read More

Can You Freeze Clotted Cream?

Since you are on this page, you probably know what clotted cream is. Truth be told, not everyone knows this or uses clotted cream. The phrase might sound a bit weird to anyone who hasn’t tried this delicacy. What do you mean the cream is clotted? Well, yes, it’s clotted. Clotted cream, often also called Cornish cream or sometimes even … Read More

Can You Freeze Crème Brûlée?

Crème brûlée is a fancy French dessert that is loved all over the world. The torched caramel crust makes it seem like a tough one to make at home, but the reality is far from it.  But what if you make a bit too much of it? When stored in the fridge, it can stay fresh for a couple of … Read More

Can You Freeze Cilantro?

Cilantro doesn’t last long, even when you grow your own.  While you can stagger when you plant cilantro in order to eke it out for as long as possible, it still has a shorter shelf life than what you’d want. Once you cut it from the plant, this cuts it short even further.  You can dry cilantro with no problems … Read More