How do you freeze meat in the freezer without letting it get freezer burn?

Answer Air pockets in a package allow for condensation. Condensation in turn become ice crystals that "burn" the meat. The only way to prevent freezer burn is to vacuum pack your item. If you don't hav... Read More »

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Why did our ginger ale not freeze overnight in the freezer but went to a slushy as soon as out of the freezer?

Temperature is important, but so is pressure. Ever notice some recipes that say to boil something for 20 minutes at sea level, and longer at higher altitudes? This is due to pressure differences. T... Read More »

Freezer will freeze meat and water but not ice cream...?

If you have not cleaned your refrigerator inside and out in a few years now is a good time. The condenser coil needs to be cleaned. it will not get cold enough if the condenser is blocked. Block... Read More »

How to Wrap Meat to Prevent Freezer Burn?

Buying meat in bulk is a good idea, especially when it is on sale, but you do not want to cook more meat than you need. Freezing it is simple and safe. Raw meat and poultry maintain their quality a... Read More »

Does a frost-free freezer help with freezer burn?

On One Hand: No, They Don'tFreezer burn occurs when moisture in food turns into water vapor, which basically freeze dries the food. That vapor can freeze to the walls of the freezer, creating frost... Read More »