Question: Can You Freeze Chicken Stock?

What is the best way to freeze chicken stock?

Here’s how to freeze leftover broth in an ice cube tray: Pour the stock into the ice cube tray and freeze.

Once the broth has frozen solid, pop all the broth cubes out and store in a freezer-safe bag or other container.

Take out one or more as needed!.

How do you store stock in the freezer?

Freezing Stock A good space-saving method is to pour your stock into plastic freezer bags and lay these flat in the freezer. If you want to avoid plastic, try these plastic-free food storage containers. If using upright freezer containers, be sure to leave 1 inch of headspace since the stock will expand as it freezes.

How long can I freeze chicken stock?

about 4 to 6 monthsTo further extend the shelf life of cooked chicken stock, freeze it; freeze in covered airtight containers or heavy-duty freezer bags. How long does cooked chicken stock last in the freezer? Properly stored, it will maintain best quality for about 4 to 6 months, but will remain safe beyond that time.

Can you freeze homemade chicken stock?

It’s easier for me to make a few gallons at one time than a batch every few days, so I end up having to freeze quite a bit. In general, you can keep homemade vegetable or chicken stock in the refrigerator for 4-5 days and in the freezer for up to 3 months, provided it is in the proper container.