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03/12/2013 at 18:16
I have the usual spag bols / chilli / shepherds pies / sausages casseroles either in the freezer already or Ocado are bringing the ingredients for them tomorrow!
But what i would like is some inspiration for snacks / puddings? Idea folks please?
Also can i (for example) freeze muffins? Be it homemade or otherwise?
How long does flapjack keep? (homemade!)
03/12/2013 at 18:25
Yes you can freeze muffins.
Homemade flapjack should last about a week in an airtight container (though in our house it gets scoffed long before that!!)
Crumble would make a good frozen pud.
I make a lovely roasted pepper and butternut squash cous cous salad and that freezes ok.
Will keep thinking!
03/12/2013 at 18:27
Teacakes and crumpets!! They freeze well too.
03/12/2013 at 19:03
Stewed fruit. I have stacks of pears in the freezer from our tree in the garden. They are an easy pud either on their own or in a crumble or pie if I feel like making more of an effort. You can freeze most sponge cakes - I find them a bit dry when they're defrosted but ith a cup of tea they'll do. Banana cake is a good one but also frozen vanilla cupcakes.
I'm also just about to freeze a quiche which I've read can be cut up into portions and frozen that way.
03/12/2013 at 20:40
Scones freeze really well and can be taken out individually when visitors pop over or when you fancy one!
03/12/2013 at 23:08
i made banana loaf and froze that, came out nice. I aso got in lots of soups and part baked rolls for easy lunches. Any sort of fruit pie will freeze well. x
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