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forzagto Nov 10, 2009 06:48 AM

Looking for a way to freeze muffins without having taste stale when I thaw them or from getting freezer burn. I was thinking if there might be good Ziploc freezer bags or containers or anything. Also, how long can they keep in freezer? Thanks

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    cookie44 Nov 10, 2009 08:55 AM

    Agree with the previous posters - I freeze muffins often with the double wrapping and bagging. I find they taste best if I underbake them slightly and then finish off the baking after defrosting - makes them taste fresher in my opinion, even though it does take more time.

    1. Cherylptw Nov 10, 2009 06:55 AM

      I do the double wrapping in plastic & into zip lock bag also; you can use covered freezer containers as well. Bread products usually keep for three months in the freezer.

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        gmk1322 Nov 9, 2009 11:56 PM

        I usually cool mine for about 15 minutes on a rack at room temperature. Then I double wrap each muffin individually with plastic wrap and then put them into a gallon zip-lock bag. In order to prevent the freezer burn we usually eat ours within 3-4 weeks of baking them.

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