How to Safely Store Fresh Beef Burgers in the Freezer
If you are not planning on using your Fresh Beef Burgers before the Use By date, you can safely freeze them by following these instructions.
1. Freeze your product as soon as possible in the sealed Cryovac. The Best By date refers to refrigerated product and it should not be followed if you are planning to freeze.
2. Position the package in the coldest part of the freezer which is away from the door and as close to the freezer blower as possible. Separate the cases to allow air flow around the product. Air flow is important in the freezing process to ensure a thorough freeze.
3. The freezing process takes anywhere between 24 to 48 hours depending on your freezer.
4. Depending on your freezer capabilities, frozen product will be good from six months to one year from the production date printed on the package.