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Freezing a packer brisket

rcone
rcone Posts: 219
edited August 2011 in Beef
Can I freeze a brisket in the cryo bag it came in?

Steve
"Feed me, or feed me to something; I just want to be part of the food chain" Al Bundy

LBGE, SBGE, Carson Rotisserie, Blackstone Griddle  

Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Comments

  • Botch
    Botch Posts: 15,459
    I have.  The meat does break down a bit, but no more than with any other freezer/wrap method.  I don't know what the time limit is for just refrigerating a cryo-pak, but hopefully someone can chime in (I believe its quite a long time, but can't remember for sure).    
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  • I have used them 6 maybe even 8 months after freezing (damn chest freezers) could not tell thje difference from fresh, no freezer burn or off tastes. I have one in there now.
    Rich
    Ashland, WI  /  Large & Mini Max