can i freeze light brown sugar?

can i freeze light brown sugar?

Thanks :)

  • Posted by: Erica
  • January 13, 2014
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  • 6 Comments

6 Comments

Erica January 13, 2014
Chris: Unlimited freezer space? Unfortunately, no. But unlimited dry-storage space? Nope, not that either. The good news is that it sounds like it should keep either way. Yay!

 
Greenstuff January 13, 2014
Many flours, grains, and nuts benefit from freezing. Brown sugar will keep forever in a moisture-proof container. Unless you have unlimited freezer space, I wouldn't bother.
 
Erica January 13, 2014
Cynthia - I was overly ambitious over the holidays and bought more than was reasonable for non-industrial consumption :) I freeze lots of my flours, grains, and nuts to keep 'em fresh, so I was curious if I could do the same with brown sugar.
 
amysarah January 13, 2014
I keep mine in the freezer. It doesn't dry out and get hard - defrosts in a minute.
 
boulangere January 13, 2014
Yes, but I'm curious as to why you would want to.
 
Pegeen January 13, 2014
Yes, no problem.
 
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