31 Days of Freezer Favorites

Make-ahead freezer meals are perfect for the nights when you're in a bind. Enjoy a month of our favorite freezable recipes the whole family can enjoy!

Pork-and-Black Bean Chili

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Pork-and-Black Bean Chili

Freezing is a great make-ahead strategy. This savory chili freezes well for up to 3 months but be sure to cool completely first. Putting foods that are still warm in the freezer can raise the temperature, causing surrounding frozen items to partially thaw and refreeze.