Freezer Staples 2018-01-16T03:39:37+00:00

Freezer Essentials

  • Meats (buy organic or grass-fed if you can): chicken breast, whole chicken, ground beef, venison, salmon
  • Dried beans previously soaked and stored
  • Tomato paste previously stored
  • Bread crumbs (opened breadcrumbs will last longer in the freezer)
  • Bananas (anytime a banana gets old, throw it in the freezer and use it later in breads or smoothies)
  • Ginger root (peel ahead of time and store in a ziplock bag)
  • Parmesan cheese rind (always save the end (rind) of your parmesan cheese. ┬áIt can be used to flavor soups and sauces)
  • Homemade Marinara
  • Homemade chicken stock
  • Frozen homemade cookie dough
  • Compound butters
  • Cooked brown rice or quinoa
  • Cooked roasted tomatoes