Frozen zucchini slices keep well for as long as a year if frozen and stored properly. Zucchini and yellow squash can be frozen in the same manner. Frozen zucchini slices stored in single-serving containers are convenient for quick recipes. Zucchini and yellow squash can be used in recipes such as casseroles, breads, grilled vegetable packets, cakes, soups and salads. If you prefer to store grated zucchini in the freezer, all you need to do is grate it and place it in a freezer bag.
Things You'll Need
- Cutting board
- Freezer Bags
Fill a pot with water and allow it to boil. As you wait for the water to boil, wash the zucchini with water.
Cut the zucchini into ½-inch slices.
Drop the zucchini into the boiling water, allowing it to boil for three minutes.
Fill a bowl with cold water while you allow the zucchini to boil. Transfer the boiled zucchini to the bowl of cold water to cool.
Drain the zucchini in a colander, and place the zucchini slices into freezer-safe bags. Place one serving per bag, or about one zucchini per bag.
- Photo Credit Hemera Technologies/PhotoObjects.net/Getty Images
How to Freeze Zucchini & Squash
Many people enjoy zucchini and squash in meals; however, the vegetables are quite expensive when not in season. Remedy this problem by...
How to Freeze Fresh Summer Squash
How to Freeze Zucchini Squash. ... How to Freeze Yellow Squash and Not Make It Mushy. How to Freeze Summer Squash. How...
How to Freeze Zucchini Squash
How to Freeze Zucchini Squash. Part of the series: Summer Squash and Zucchini. Before you freeze your zucchini squash, make sure you've...
How to Shred & Freeze Zucchini Squash
How to Freeze Zucchini Squash; Comments. MawMaw-PawPaw Aug 29, 2011. I've had great success freezing zucchini. ... How to Freeze Zucchini or...
How to Freeze Summer Squash Without Blanching
How to Freeze Summer Squash Without Blanching. ... How to Cook Summer Squash. The "summer" squash - zucchini, crookneck, pattypan, and other...
How to Store Summer Squash
Take your zucchini, your yellow squash, your summer squash and actually wrap it up just life as if you were wrapping a...
How to Freeze Yellow Squash
The best way to freeze yellow squash is to cut off the ends and slice it up into chunks before wrapping it...
How to Fry Zucchini
Part of the series: Summer Squash and Zucchini. You can fry zucchini sticks, ... How to Freeze Zucchini Squash. How to Cook...
How to Freeze Cooked Zucchini
Zucchini, a summer squash, is inexpensive and lush while in season, but small and pricey during the winter. If you wish, you...
Recipes With Zucchini Squash & Feta Cheese
Zucchini squash is great on its own, but when paired with feta cheese its simply to die for. Learn about recipes with...