Freeze herbs in olive oil in ice cube trays. When you want to use one, pop it out, throw it in the pan, and viola! Preserves Herbs, Idea, Olives Oil, Ice Cubs, Freeze Herbs, Fresh Herbs, Kitchens Tips, Preserves Fresh, Ice Cubes Trays
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Do you use your freezer to preserve herbs, vegetables, or fruit? The freezer can be a powerful, overlooked method of preserving.
Great idea! Freeze fresh herbs in olive oil to preserve your herbs and make quick use of them at dinner time.
I like to use the freshest ingredients as often as possible when I’m cooking. And I truly believe that nothing compares to the taste of fresh herbs from the farmers market. However, I find myself disappointed when I can’t use my rosemary, oregano, sage or thyme before they expire. I saw a pretty genius idea that solved this dilemma. Enter: Infused olive oil ice cubes.
Freeze herbs while they are fresh - put chopped herbs into ice tray and add olive oil before freezing. Then put into freezer bags and label for later use.