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Optimal Chest Freezer Size?

kelvin_of_ranard | Mar 17, 202002:08 PM     13

I’m replacing a 19 CF upright Amana freezer, and simple math says a 15 CF chest freezer should be adequate. But a small voice says go bigger! There’s only two of us now, but we favor & enjoy home cooking nightly, will be buying meat in bulk, and are starting a veggie garden. My wife also bakes and freezes cakes/pastries. Is anyone similarly situated? Is 25 CF too large and inefficient? Do you agree with Consumer Reports GE recommendations?

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