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Freezer meals come in so handy throughout the year and are perfect for keeping on hand for various reasons. Whether it’s for days where you don’t have much time to cook or to help save money, there are many benefits to stocking up on freezer meals.
One of the biggest reasons to keep a stock of prepared freezer meals is to save you time when it comes to cooking. You can easily just choose something out of the freezer, thaw, and you have dinner figured out in no time without all the work.
Many will spend a day or two prepping their freezer meals for the next few weeks or even months. Always be sure to write down the dish so that everyone knows what it is. Another pro tip would be to write the baking or cooking instructions on the pan itself to help save even more time.
Freezer Friendly Beef Enchiladas
These tasty beef enchiladas will last up to three months in the freezer, so they are perfect for having on hand when you need to pull something out for dinner.
Lasagna Freezer Meal
Lasagna is always a favorite freezer friendly meal. This delicious lasagna freezer prep recipe yields 4 to 5 square pans of delicious lasagna and is great for having on hand for those busy days.
Whether you enjoy the dish as breakfast, a meal on its own, or as a side, this hashbrown casserole is customizable and will make for the perfect freezer friendly meal.
Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore
With this crockpot chicken cacciatore, the sauce can be frozen and used for various pasta dishes. It’s an easy and delicious mix of Italian seasoning, tomato sauce, and other spices.
French Onion Soup
Made completely from scratch, this homemade French onion soup is a rich soup that’s not too sweet and can be made ahead for those cold winter days.
This is another great freezer friendly meal that is delicious and uses basic ingredients you probably already have on hand. This ravioli casserole can be assembled and put in the freezer for those busy days.
Easy Bacon Egg Bites
Freezing these egg bites can help you have a delicious homemade and healthy breakfast ready to go in no time. They can be stored for up to three months in an airtight container.
Instant Pot Beef Bourguignon
Perfect for a cozy and heartwarming meal, this beef bourguignon can be frozen for future use and makes the perfect filling meal that is full of rich and hearty flavors.
Homemade Sloppy Joes
This homemade sloppy joe is made with ground beef, tomato sauce, and delicious seasonings. You can easily store it in the freezer for a quick and easy dinner.
Turkey Bolognese over Gouda Grits
Simple and healthy, this turkey Bolognese can be served over cheesy grits. You can add this to your meal prep list, store it in the freezer, and then cook in the crockpot for a delicious slow cooked meal.
Instant Pot Butter Chicken Recipe
A delicious freezer friendly meal that everyone will love, this butter chicken recipe can be made ahead and then cooked in the instant pot for an easy and delicious dinner.
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Beef and Noodle Casserole
Another delicious pasta dish, this beef and noodle casserole is freezer friendly and can be stored in a 9×13 dish until your ready to enjoy it.
Freezer Friendly Mac and Cheese
Perfect for the freezer, this mac and cheese is delicious comfort food that can be stored in the freezer and then baked for an easy weeknight side dish.