1. Freezing your homemade pasta sauce

    No pasta sauce is better than the one you make yourself. However, making that perfect sauce is time consuming so you will find yourself making it less often than you or your family would like to have it. The best solution is to make a large batch of it and freeze your pasta sauce. Not as one big lump however, as that might force you to cook more than you need. The best thing is to portion it in several…

  2. How to prevent freezer burn

    How to prevent freezer burn

    Freezer burn is the main reason for frozen food to become unappetizing. Freezer burn is essentially the drying out of food which often results in a change in flavor, color and smell. There are a couple of things that will help you to avoid freezer burn: Vacuum storage options to prevent freezer burn Frozen food contains ice crystals that can sublimate. By storing your food in a completely closed environment like a vacuum storage bag or vacuum container you prevent…