Freezing paw paws

fxxySeptember 20, 2005

My tree has produced quite a bit of fruit, and I am wondering the best way to preserve them (NOT as preserves!)

Can they be frozen? If so, what is the best way?? Any ideas out there???

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maineapples(z4 ME)

Sure, you can freeze them, but they won't be as good as fresh ones. But a frozen pawpaw is still better than a rotten one. Sort of like the difference between a freshly ripe banana and a frozen one. They will still taste pretty good. You can freeze them whole or scoop out the good stuff and freeze it in a container.

    Bookmark   September 21, 2005 at 12:50PM
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lucky_p

I usually just scoop or squeeze the pulp out into a container(remove the seeds) and freeze it. Works OK for later use in cooking.

    Bookmark   September 26, 2005 at 11:38AM
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