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Freezing Lemon and Lime Juice

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When you have extra ripe citrus fruits, you may want to freeze the juice for later use. This guide is about freezing lemon and lime juice.
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By 16 found this helpful
January 7, 2010

My husband and I are big on being frugal. It began out of necessity, but now it is like second nature to us. To save a few cents (and every cent helps) in the kitchen, we buy lemons and limes when they are marked down. We've learned that, in some recipes, a lime works as well or better than a lemon!

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So we take the fruit home and juice them for future recipes. We put the juice in an ice cube tray or muffin pan. Ice cube trays are good for making a tablespoon or two. Muffin pans will make a bigger amount. Fill the tray, and pop it in the freezer. When they are frozen, take them out of the trays, stack them in a zip lock with a bit of wax paper between each, and put them back in the freezer.

The next time a recipe calls for a tablespoon of lemon juice, we just reach for the freezer! And as a bonus, we can put some of the rind in the garbage disposal to freshen it!

By su554

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January 10, 20012 found this helpful

If you bought lemons in bulk and they are close to going "bad", squeeze all the juice into a bowl, remove all seeds, and pour into empty ice cube trays. Freeze and voila, when you need fresh lemon juice take the tray out and pop a cube. Let it melt and you've got fresh lemon juice! They're very refreshing in a glass of ice water.

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By Lynn

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By 4 found this helpful
April 22, 2010

Squeeze fresh lemons and put the juice in ice cube trays. Freeze them, and then store in a plastic bag in the freezer. Want a glass of ice water? Just throw a couple in a glass of water, and voila! Or throw a couple in a glass of wine, or other fruit juices. UMMM, good on a hot day!

By jg2851 from Shepherd, MI

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May 24, 20171 found this helpful

Lemon juice and lemon peel zest can be easily frozen for use later. This is a guide about freezing lemon juice and zest.

Freezing Lemon Juice and Zest

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