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Fun Frozen Facts

Despite some old wives’ tales, freezing food does not remove any nutrients. Freeze away! Frozen foods keep for long periods of time. Frozen food is a constant source of quick and nutritious food! Seasonal crops that are frozen during times when ripening is natural, tend to be better tasting than those forced versions grown out of season Freezing reduces the number if potentially harmful bacteria that could cause food poisoning. Frozen goods generally remain at

Bread waste in the UK

Did you Know… In the UK, we throw away 24 million slices of bread a day. And if we lined the bread flat, side by side, it would go around the world 21 times, that’s the amount we waste every year. That’s a jaw-dropping amount of wastage, and we’re just talking about bread! We want you to start using your freezer more often to stop all this wastage. Your freezer is not just for

5 Reasons to buy frozen vegetables

Here are five important reasons to stock up today, and all year round, on frozen vegetables: They mature – in a good way! Because most frozen vegetables are frozen shortly after they’re harvested, they’re allowed to fully ripen, which means they’re chock full of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, and freezing “locks in” many of their nutrients. They’re just as nutritious (or even more so) than fresh! According to researchers, frozen vegetables packed higher levels of antioxidants, including polyphenols, anthocyanins, lutein,