Freezing Carrots

debbieMay 1, 2001

Hi,I need to know if I can freeze some baby carrots without any cooking first.I bought some that came in three small packages and only used one for now can I put the other two in the freezer?Thanks,Debbie

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Debbie, you can but it would be better if you blanched them first. Just put a pot of water on and bring it to a boil. dump the carrots in for a few minutes...I'm guesssing but I would say probably about three minutes, or four minutes. For whole carrots I think the recommended time is about 5 minutes, so if you want to be sure leave them for five minutes, drain, cool, and freeze.

Doing this will insure that the aging stops and there is no flavor change.

    Bookmark   May 1, 2001 at 8:35PM
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