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    Freezing a gallon of milk

    Dahl's in Ames has A/E milk for $1.99/gallon. I bought 6 gallons today, as with two boys 11 & 15 along with daycare kids we go through a gallon a day. The checkout gal asks "are you going to freeze it? There was a lady that was here yesterday that bought 15 gallons." Never heard of going this before. Any one ever freeze a gallon of milk before if so pros and cons on it?

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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    The skeptic in me says this will lead to the gallon exploding, but I could be wrong.



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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    I say just drink it down a little bit then put that baby in the freezer.



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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    my uncle does this when he gets milk from us - he says it tastes just fine. Drink it down a bit so it doesn't explode and then stick it in the freezer. He leaves it in there for a few weeks sometimes.



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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    my uncle does this when he gets milk from us - he says it tastes just fine. Drink it down a bit so it doesn't explode and then stick it in the freezer. He leaves it in there for a few weeks sometimes.
    This.

    There are 6 people in my house, and drink milk like it is water. We freeze it all the time. Some brands you dont have to drink down, but you should probably do it just in case. Thawing it out is the trick. Stick it in the shower until there is no ice in it, then stick it in the fridge for a day before you drink it.


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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    Mmmm... milk in the shower...




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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    2 frozen half gallons.....at least she looks cold.


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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    Quote Originally Posted by fatkid1974 View Post
    2 frozen half gallons.....at least she looks cold.
    Id like to drink those down a bit......

    Freezing is fine, we do it, just dont expect the center ice to be gone just by thawing in the fridge, I havent tried the shower trick.


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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    Don't know about freezing milk but I appreciate you letting us know about the $1.99 milk deal!


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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    Quote Originally Posted by fatkid1974 View Post
    2 frozen half gallons.....at least she looks cold.
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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    I dont think it tastes the same.... you can tell and I dont like it...



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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    We freeze milk all the time, good for about 6 months in a deep freeze, about 1-2 in a regular freezer.



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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    Quote Originally Posted by cloneluke80 View Post
    I dont think it tastes the same.... you can tell and I dont like it...
    I dont notice any difference most of the time, but we have been doing it for a few years.


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    Re: Freezing a gallon of milk

    i have 30-40 gallons in my freezer ready for whenever i get stranded at home during winter storms


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