The 10 Best Freezable Meals for National Frozen Food DayKelsey Banfield
Today we are celebrating National Frozen Food day. But we are going to celebrate it in our own way by making our own frozen food. Sure, I buy frozen food from time to time, but it is so much easier and better to stock the freezer with lots of homemade goodies. As you can see below, I’ve picked out ten of the best freezable meals on The Family Kitchen. The range from everything for breakfast to dinner and even a few snacks. These are great for making in big batches and freezing, or just making in one batch to freeze for later. So, let’s get together and stock your freezer for national frozen food day and, please, do share your favorite food to freeze!
Easy Coconut Milk Chicken Curry 1 of 10This simple chicken coconut curry is a classic dish that freezes well and tastes fantastic after reheating!
Make mild chicken coconut curry
Vegetable Lasagna 2 of 10A terrific freezable vegetarian meal this is a wonderful freezer staple for every family. Freeze it in the pan or in individually wrapped slices.
Make vegetable lasagna
Classic Meatloaf 3 of 10Meatloaf is one of the best freezer foods around. Simply freeze it in plastic wrap and aluminum foil for up to 6 months and reheat in the oven before eating.
Make classic meatloaf
Pumpkin Chili 4 of 10Pumpkin chili is an awesome cold weather food that can be made in large batches. Thaw it in a large pot over low flame and serve with cheese.
Make pumpkin chili
Chicken Tortilla Pie 5 of 10This tasty pie is packed with protein and is perfect for freezing for a night when there is no time to cook.
Make chicken tortilla pie
Stacked Roasted Vegetable Enchiladas 6 of 10Enchiladas freeze well in this stacked style. Allow them to come to room temperature before reheating them in the oven.
Make stacked roasted vegetable enchiladas
Creamy Tomato Soup 7 of 10This soup freezes exceptionally well. Be sure to leave one inch of air space at the top of the container to allow for expansion when freezing.
Make creamy tomato soup
Simple Turkey Roast 8 of 10Most people don't realize that a cooked turkey can be frozen. Allow it to cool completely before wrapping it in plastic wrap and aluminum foil.
Make simple turkey roast
Irish Stew 9 of 10This classic stew freezes well and can be thawed in less than a day. It is great for entertaining.
Make Irish stew
Lamb Ragu with Broccoli Rabe 10 of 10This ragu can be made in big batches and frozen for up to three months. Use it to top noodles, polenta, or couscous.
Make lamb ragu with broccoli rabe
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