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Any hope for freezer-burn meat?

by bblonde 2 years ago

I'm trying to watch my budget so the idea of tossing what remains of the side of beef I have in the freezer kills me....


acgold7 commented 3 months ago

Chicken soup, thawed in fridge with still an ice cube in it. Safe to eat?

by Bellabon 4 months ago

Hi everyone. I made some homemade chicken soup about two weeks ago and froze it in a zip lock screw tight container....


ricepad commented 4 months ago

Rib Roast Still Frozen Like a Rock

by DaisyM 6 years ago

UGH! My rib roast has been on a rack in the fridge with foil loosly covering for over 24 hours, but it is still like ...


acgold7 commented 8 months ago


by valscutr 9 months ago

I got a frozen turkey this past sunday. I decided to put it in my fridge to defrost. Its a 10 pound turkey. Im cookin...


valscutr commented 9 months ago

Turkey Thawing

by nonie56 9 months ago

I am defrosting a turkey 20lbs. today Tuesday 11/21/17 and it has been 4 days and just realized at 7:30 am Tuesday th...


ricepad commented 9 months ago

Langostino tails

by KatieJel33 4 years ago

How would you recommend cooking this? I wanted to use frozen ones that I bought from Trader Joe's, and I need some in...


hotoynoodle commented 10 months ago

Thawing frozen stock

by vanessa7 11 months ago

I froze chicken stock in wide-mouth freezer-safe glass jars and put one in the fridge to thaw last Thursday. It has b...


hotoynoodle commented 11 months ago

Shrimp purchased defrosted vs frozen saute different, need thawing tips for firmness?

by TheKnottyHooker 1 year ago

Hi. I buy shrimp at a few local grocery stores to *saute once in a while. The ones I buy defrosted seem to cook up wi...


PSRaT commented 1 year ago

Best Way to Thaw Frozen Shrimp

by Velda Mae 9 years ago

What's the best way to thaw frozen shrimp? Does an overnight thaw in the fridge yield better results than a quick th...


Cumbia42 commented 1 year ago

Defrost frozen fish in original plastic packaging. Safe?

by mike2401 8 years ago

Why does my fozen salmon purchased from store in plastic wrapping warn AGAINST thawing in its original plastic wrap? ...


amaouyo commented 1 year ago

Thawing a whole frozen ciabatta loaf... best way?

by nasv 7 years ago

Last weekend, I took advantage of the buy-1-get-2-free offer the last hour one of my local bakeries was opened... for...


papasav commented 1 year ago

Re-creating clarification needed!

by Porkypig93 1 year ago

I've been trying to look up my answer for a while and have found some sources contradict others. My feeling is that t...


Bigley9 commented 1 year ago

Question about pork...

by jenvious 1 year ago

I took out a pack of pork chops before I went to work and left it on the counter by mistake instead of putting it in ...


carophil11 commented 1 year ago

Refreezing defrosted seafood?

by brooklynroxie 9 years ago

Does anyone know if there are actual health dangers if one refreezes seafood that has been labeled as thawed when pur...


hotoynoodle commented 1 year ago

Can Costco Bockwurst Be Frozen

by jf1971 1 year ago

My husband and son love these, can they be frozen? If so do you defrost before heating and how long does that take.


janniecooks commented 1 year ago

Defrosting pork

by kaysheh 1 year ago

I want to fully defrost my 3lb frozen pork shoulder for a slow cooker recipe. Problem is, I can't tell if it's fully...


alex9179 commented 1 year ago

How to Quickly Thaw a Four Pound Pork Sirloin

by valia 1 year ago

I have a completely frozen 4 pound boneless pork sirloin roast that I would like to thaw quickly in order to make pul...


zackly commented 1 year ago

Turkey Defrosting Disagreement

by Kat 4 years ago

We always buy a fresh turkey so never had this issue before. This year, spouse insisted on buying a frozen one becaus...


medlar commented 1 year ago

Last minute turkey thaw

by nanobabes 1 year ago

So I bought a 12 lb turkey Wednesday night and it is now Friday morning. I was aiming for a Friendsgiving dinner on ...


ricepad commented 1 year ago

Optimum freezer temperature

by Boxman 2 years ago

Intellectual curiosity got the better of me this evening, so I'm turning to the experts. What is the optimum free...


MikeG commented 2 years ago