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Old 08-21-2007, 09:11 AM   #1
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Freezing sauces

Hi all... well here I am in what I should imagine is a female domain but I am sure somebody will help me.
My question is... can I freeze a Cream and Mushroom sauce safely. The ingrediants are... fine chopped mushrooms... fine chopped small onion... a drop of white wine... Olive oil... and double cream.
The reason I ask is that I could make a large amount and then divide it up and freeze for a later date
Help appreciated..... Frederick


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Old 08-21-2007, 09:48 AM   #2
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hi and welcome! anyway, yes, it should freeze well. just be careful when reheating so as not to scald/burn/curdle the cream in it.

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Old 08-21-2007, 11:29 AM   #3
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Welcome Frederick,You will soon find out there are alot of members here of the male persuasion. I agree reheat gently.
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Old 08-21-2007, 11:37 AM   #4
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Yes, Frederick, it should freeze just fine as long as you store it in a freezer-safe container. And, as the others have said, go gentle with the reheating.
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