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Can you really freeze a unopen block of cheese?

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fullofhope325

Asked by fullofhope325 at 8:02 PM on Apr. 15, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • Yup, I freeze cheese all the time. It tends to make it a little crumbly, but that's fine for shredding.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 8:03 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • I do all the time..i also buy my abgs of shredded cheese in bulk and then freeze them. that way i always have them on hand. I also freeze tortill ashells, and bread, and girl scout cookies. i got this from my MIL she freezes everything!
    RhiannonHunt

    Answer by RhiannonHunt at 8:04 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • It changes form
    writeon

    Answer by writeon at 8:08 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • yup
    mommymeg03

    Answer by mommymeg03 at 8:09 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • Thanks ladies. Is there a time limit like meats have that you can freeze cheese.
    fullofhope325

    Answer by fullofhope325 at 8:13 PM on Apr. 15, 2009

  • my parents do, i dont because it will lose its flavor!
    bettyboob83

    Answer by bettyboob83 at 12:04 AM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • I freeze cheese all the time. I buy the big bricks and cut them into smaller chunks and I buy bulk bags of shredded cheese that I break down and freeze. Some of the softer cheese get crumbly. I have never noticed a flavor change.
    Marwill

    Answer by Marwill at 9:16 AM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • you can freeze any cheese for up to 6 months
    wheresthewayout

    Answer by wheresthewayout at 11:02 AM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • We do all the time, as we don't eat alot of cheese, so it's acutally a money saver in our family.
    Catrin2009

    Answer by Catrin2009 at 3:25 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

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