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When chopping onions, garlic and celery, I chop multiple onions, celery and garlic and put them in snack size baggies to store in the freezer. That way when I need to cook something with them in there, I just pull a bag out and it's already done!

- Submitted by NWCOUNTRYDANCER 5/14/2010 in Cooking | 3 Comments
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_PAULA_H 6/9/2010 10:40:00 AM

    I have done this many times. Especially with peppers from the garden. Chop them & freeze them in 1-cup portions, put all the small bags in one large freezer bag. Do this with the leftover celery from the store, too....can't pass up the buy-one-get-one-free sales.
BAYBELIEVER 5/17/2010 8:50:00 PM

    I do this too and it truly is a time saver, plus I don't throw out the remaining part when not needed. I also keep my ginger root in the freezer as it is easier to grate that way when needed!
SUGARSMOM2 5/15/2010 12:08:00 PM

    I love this idea . chopping it all and storing it in the freezer . do three or more onions and put them aside for another day . great idea . emoticon emoticon emoticon

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