If pizza and ice cream are all that come to mind when you think about your freezer—that sounds delicious, but a freezer can do much more. Our registered dietitian, Sandy Wolner, will show you how to turn your freezer into your best helper in the kitchen especially for make-ahead meals, quick weeknight meal prep, and storing leftovers. Take a peek into Sandy’s home freezer to see what kinds of foods she stocks up on, how she stores them, and even how she prevents freezer burn on her ice cream.
Frozen ravioli cooks up fast and Sandy adds frozen peas and frozen spinach to make it a well-balanced weeknight meal. Sandy finds that once you thaw, drain, and dry frozen spinach, it doesn’t make pasta dishes or casseroles soggy the way fresh spinach does.