Ricotta cheese in hand

How Long Does Ricotta Cheese Last?

If you’ve just bought ricotta for the first time, you might not be sure how long it keeps. How long does ricotta cheese last? Or maybe yours is a day or two past its date, and you’re debating whether it’s still okay to eat or not. Either way, I’ve got you covered. In this article, […]

Shredded mozzarella and the rest of theblock

Can You Freeze Mozzarella Cheese?

Too much mozzarella on hand and no way of using it before it spoils? Considered freezing it but not sure how that works out? Can you freeze mozzarella cheese? If any of those questions have brought you here, you’re in the right place. Below, I talk about freezing both fresh mozzarella and mozzarella blocks. That […]

Frozen buttermilk in a container

How To Freeze Buttermilk (with Pictures and Video)

Freezing buttermilk is a simple way of preserving leftover buttermilk after making pancakes. Read on to learn how to do it and when it makes sense. Even though buttermilk lasts longer than other dairy products (similarly to kefir), it doesn’t last that long. And a quart (typical container size) of buttermilk is usually much more […]

Frozen sour cream

Can You Freeze Sour Cream?

If you ever had to throw out a half-full container of spoiled sour cream, you know how it feels. You buy the dairy product for a specific recipe, and the leftovers sit in the fridge until they go bad. You’re angry because you hate food waste, and wonder what you can do so it doesn’t […]

Sliced bread and butter

How To Easily Freeze Butter (Can You?)

There’s this big sale of butter in your local supermarket, and you’re thinking about stocking up. You know how many sticks your household goes through in a month, but you’re wondering if you can buy even more and freeze the rest. The short and simple answer is yes, butter freezes perfectly fine, so go ahead […]

Ricotta cheese container

Can You Freeze Ricotta Cheese?

If a whole container of ricotta is too much for the pasta filling you’re preparing, you need to store away the leftovers. And if you want them to last longer than a couple of days, freezing seems like the only option. Can you freeze ricotta cheese? When it comes to freezing various types of cheese, […]

Cottage cheese in container

How To Freeze Cottage Cheese

Too much cottage cheese in the fridge? No matter if you’ve bought too much, or completely forgot about a couple of containers, you don’t want it to go to waste. Your first question is: “how to freeze cottage cheese?” and right after that “can you even do it?”. The good news is that you can […]

Spoonful of cottage cheese

Does Cottage Cheese Go Bad?

So you needed some cottage cheese for a recipe you wanted to try out. The dish turned out great, but now you’re left with a half-open container of the dairy product. And you’re not quite sure how long an opened cottage cheese lasts until it goes bad. Or maybe you’ve bought a few containers on […]