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Tips for Freezing Strawberries

Posted by Ron Wolford -

Freezing is one of the best ways to preserve strawberries. Freezing will retain more of the original flavor, color, texture and nutritional value of fruits than any other home food preservation method when processed correctly. But according to Jananne Finck, University of Illinois Extension nutrition and wellness educator, we need to follow certain steps to ensure the best possible prod...

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