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What's the best way to freeze focaccia?

I have two loaves of focaccia that I am not going to be able to eat before I go on vacation. Best way to store them in my chest freezer?

asked by always040 almost 8 years ago

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Amanda Hesser
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added almost 8 years ago

With bread, I first wrap it tightly in plastic wrap, then in foil. Don't forget to label it with the contents and date!

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boulangere
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added almost 8 years ago

I'm even a little more obsessive - I double-wrap in plastic first because focaccia is such a high-moisture bread.

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pierino
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added almost 8 years ago

Homemade? It's better to freeze a half portion of unbaked dough than the finished product. Although focaccia should hold up reasonably well, but not for terribly long.

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always040
added almost 8 years ago

Wrapped in plastic and foil - thanks all! It was an impulse buy at my farmer's market, but I couldnt eat it all before vacation! I'll check on it when I get back.

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