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Old 07-07-2006, 07:04 PM   #1
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Question Frozen Butter?

i've had a block of butter in the freezer for a couple months that i forgot about. how long is it good for?


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Old 07-07-2006, 07:18 PM   #2
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This chart says 6-9 months but I have kept some for at least a year.

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Old 07-07-2006, 07:34 PM   #3
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When butter goes on sale, I load up & store it in the freezer. I think it will last for a long time like Jenny said. I've never had a problem with it. I've never noticed the difference between butter that I just bought & put in the fridge & butter that was frozen.

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Old 07-07-2006, 08:10 PM   #4
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I regularly buy butter in bulk and freeze it. I have not noticed a difference vs. recently bought unfrozen butter.
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Old 07-08-2006, 11:56 AM   #5
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I rarely find butter on sale, but like Corrine, when it goes on sale I like to toss a few blocks into the freezer. I think that the longest I've ever had it in there was 5 or 6 months, after which is deforsted and preformed as well as had it just been purchased. (I always wrap it in plastic wrap - over the foil - and then place it into a zip-lock bag before freezing.)

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