Did you know that you can freeze milk? It’s true and it’s pretty easy to do when you follow these tips for freezing milk.

You can freeze lots of dairy items like milk, cheese and butter to make it last much longer than the expiration date printed on the package.

CAN MILK BE FROZEN?

Whenever you find a good deal, you can take advantage of it by freezing the milk for long term storage. This can allow you to store up to 6 months of milk if you are blessed with the storage space.

Count how many days from the current date to the expiration date. This is how long the milk will be good for after thawing and needs to be written down to help you keep track.

HOW TO MAKE MILK LAST FOR 6 MONTHS

DECIDE HOW YOU WANT TO STORE THE MILK IN YOUR FREEZER.

If you find that your family can go through a full gallon in as many days as you will have after thawing you can stick the jug right into the freezer as is.

Great storage options for milk include: – Vacuum sealer bags – Reinforced freezer bags – Breastmilk storage bags – Upcycled empty and cleaned water bottles

HOW LONG CAN YOU FREEZE YOUR MILK?

Milk can be kept for up to 6 months in a freezer. Write the number of days the milk is good for directly on each package before freezing.

Add the date, 6 months from the current date, so you know when the milk will no longer be good inside the freezer.

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