How to Preserve mushrooms and herbs in the freezer

DIY: How to freeze mushrooms:

  1. Lightly steam or saute mushrooms, making them mushy.
  2. Spoon mushrooms into muffin cups and cover with plastic wrap.
  3. Freeze mushrooms in muffin tins.
  4. After frozen, place muffin sized portions of mushrooms into a freezer bag.
  5. Use muffin size portions for cooking, by adding them to your cooking.

    Mushrooms can stay in this form in the freezer for up to a year.

bag of fresh frozen mushrooms
bag of fresh frozen mushrooms

DIY: How to freeze herbs:

  1. Chop Fresh herbs up. You can use just about any Fresh herbs for this.

    green sorrel ice cube trays
    green sorrel ice cube trays
  2. Spoon chopped herbs into ice cube containers.

     

  3. Pour a tablespoon of either water or olive oil, into each herb filled ice cube.
chopped mint, greens and sorrel
chopped mint, greens and sorrel

4.Freeze ice cube trays.

5.Pop Ice Cubes out of tray, when needed, or fill a freezer bag with ready cubes.

freeze until use
freeze until use
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