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FAQs

Can I freeze cheese?

Yes, it’s possible to freeze cheese. Most hard cheeses – such as cheddar – freeze well and without affecting the flavour.

Not all cheeses do, however, especially soft cheeses such as cream cheese and cottage cheese, which can become watery and grainy in texture. Freezing can also affect the texture of some hard cheeses, making it more crumbly and harder to use. For this reason, the best use for cheese that has been frozen is usually cooking.

If you do wish to freeze cheese, for best results, you should grate it first and then store it in an airtight plastic bag.

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From the farm to the fridge, the Dairy Council for Northern Ireland acts on behalf of the dairy industry, promoting the natural goodness and quality of Northern Ireland milk and dairy products.

Our primary function is to communicate factual information to allow individuals to make well informed choices about dairy products that they consume and to inform them of the benefits of including dairy products in a balanced diet. We use a wide range of media, which includes television, radio, press, and social media. Our Advertising is complemented by public relations and promotional activities designed to communicate with specific groups.

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