13 Make-Ahead Freezer Meals for Easy Weeknight Dinners No Matter What

Meal prep is great for knocking out various components to use in breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout the week, but complete make-ahead freezer recipes can be even better for those nights you just...

NEED: Frigidaire Convertible 20.5 cu ft upright freezer

by DBennun 1 year ago

NEED: Frigidaire Convertible Gallery 20.5 Cu. Ft. 2-in-1 Upright Freezer or Refrigerator. It's been discontinued but I hope that someone still has one somewhere for sale. I prefer it in white but w...

Second Fridge/Freezer & OAMC Recipes

by ad7yn 3 years ago

Do you have a second fridge/freezer at home? What do you store there? I'm contemplating buying a second freezer so I can make OAMC meals.

Are non frost-free freezers really better for meat storage?

by ipsedixit 13 years ago

I've been told that the now-common frost-free freezers can promote freezer burn in meats (and seafood) because the air circulates throughout the freezer, which can remove moisture from the meat. ...

Horrible freezer odor problem

by takadi 10 years ago

So I've got this problem where almost everything I put into my freezer will have the smell and taste of chemical/plastic on it. This odor is so powerful that I cannot freeze anything for more than...

Power Requirement for Chest Freezer?

by reub 13 years ago

Hi All, Thanks to everyone who's posted with great information on chest freezers in past threads. I have one question that I don't think has yet been discussed. We're looking at putting in a ...

Compact Over the Counter Freezer

by kenwbrowne 5 years ago

Hi. I am interested in getting an over the counter compact freezer to install above my counter. I am installing a refrigerator under the counter. Does one exist?

Horrible odor coming from freezer and frig!!!!!!!

by melinda67 7 years ago

Last week, i noticed a bad odor in freezer, only smelled somewhat in refrig but mostly in freezer. I cleaned it out, and put baking soda in both, and it seemed the smell was better(not gone complet...

Optimum freezer temperature

by Boxman 5 years ago

Intellectual curiosity got the better of me this evening, so I'm turning to the experts. What is the optimum freezer temperature, for home use? Obviously, we want it cold enough to negate any s...

Freezer: Upright - Small - Auto Defrost == Does such a thing exist?

by negscj 10 years ago

Hi. I'm looking for a freezer. I want it to be: upright (not chest) small (anywhere from a tiny 1 cubic foot to oh, say, about 6 cf So far, no problem. But, when I want it to be: Aut...

small chest freezer recommendation

babette feasts
by babette feasts 6 years ago

Hi, I'm looking for a small chest freezer, around 5 cubic feet, preferably energy star, and wondering if anyone had any recommendations. Any comments on Haier, Danby, GE, or other brands? Thanks!

Best freezer/microwave safe food storage containers

by josephnl 6 years ago

We are a family of two, and invariably when I make soup or stews, I want to freeze leftovers in pint or quart containers for another time. I often later defrost the leftovers in the microwave. I ty...

What freezer to buy?

by bachchick 7 years ago

I had a small cheap upright freezer that stopped working (of course it was full of meat et. al.) That was bad enough, but now that I'm looking at replacing it with a self defrosting freezer, all th...

refrigerator freezers with open wire racks vs closed bins

by bukaren3 7 years ago

Which is better for maintaining food quality?

Labeling plastic containers for freezer storage

by rdt01 8 years ago

Hounds, What do you use to label plastic containers in your freezer, to keep track of what and especially when you froze the contents? I've had trouble with felt pens (Sharpies and similar) and ...

Replace Upright Freezer that Lives on Back Porch?

by DebinIndiana 7 years ago

This is a long post, about a freezer in an unheated space. I'm looking for advice on a replacement freezer. We live in Indiana, and our weather varies a lot seasonally -- from 100 degrees in th...

Are commerical fridges and freezer okay for a residence?

by sktexas 7 years ago

Considering buying commercial fridge and freezer (separate units, compressors) but have read reviews about loud decibels and/or higher energy consumption. Brands we are considering are ColdTech, Tr...

French Door, Bottom-Freezer Refrigerator - New Owners, Please Post

by liu 15 years ago

We are about to purchase a French Door Refrigerator with a Bottom-Freezer. It seems that our choices are limited to Amana, Maytag and KitchenAid. Perhaps there are others which we do not know. I...

Frozen ice on the OUTSIDE bottom of my freezer: how did it happen?

by gfr1111 7 years ago

My girlfriend and I own a Samsung refrigerator that is about 18 months old. It is one of those models that have recently become popular where the two doors at the top of the refrigerator swing ope...

freezer door left ajar OVERNIGHT!!

by kseiverd 7 years ago

Obviously NOT on purpose. Discovered it this morning with ice in bin starting to get a bit sloshy. All I could do at the time was SHUT the door and head out to run 2 important errands. Was out a...

Problem with fridge/freezer--any advice?

by italianyc84 8 years ago

We've lived in an apartment the last two years, the landlord says the fridge (a frigadaire) is only about 5 years old. The problem is EVERYTHING i put in there gets freezer burned, no matter how I...