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Can You Freeze Oreos?

Wondering if you can freeze Oreos? Wonder no more! This post will tell you everything you need to know about how to have the best results freezing a package of Oreos.

We all know Oreos are a classic treat. They’re crisp, they’re chocolatey, they’re perfect for dunking in milk. But did you know they’re also a treat worth freezing? That’s right, these cookies are so good they can be enjoyed even after being frozen.

Whether you want to prolong the life of your Oreos or you simply want to enjoy them at their peak flavor, freezing them is the way to go. And with our easy-to-follow tips, you’ll be able to do it like a pro. 

A perfect snack or dessert – there’s no wrong way to enjoy delicious Oreos! 

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Can You Freeze Oreos? The Answer is Yes!

Why Freeze Oreos?

Freezing Oreos is a great way to prolong the life of your cookies. It keeps them fresh and prevents them from going stale. Plus, it allows you to enjoy them at their peak flavor. 

In fact, many people do this in order to have a longer-lasting supply of Oreos. You can take advantage when Oreos go on sale and buy a few packages at once and stock up!

How Long Do Oreos Last?

A package of oreo cookies have a very long shelf life if they are stored in a sealed container in a cool, dry place. However, the flavor and texture will slowly decline over time. For the best quality, it is a good idea to freeze your favorite cookies before their expiration date.

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How to Freeze Oreos

Place the cookies in a single layer on a baking sheet and then pop them in the freezer for about an hour. This will help them freeze evenly and prevent them from sticking together.

The best way to portion your Oreos is by thinking about how you’ll use them in the future. This will prevent the consistency of Oreos from becoming dry and crumbly.

Be sure to label your airtight container of frozen oreos with the date. The shelf life of Oreos will stay for a longer period of time, up to 8 months, frozen.

Can You Freeze Oreos in the Original Packaging?

Yes, you can freeze Oreos in an unopened package. However, I would not recommend doing so because your package of cookies may not be air-tight leading to stale Oreos.

How to Thaw Frozen Oreo Cookies

When you’re ready to eat your cookies, simply remove them from the freezer and let them thaw at room temperature for 1-2 hours. When you freeze Oreos, they will become soft and chewy again when you let them thaw out. 

It is not recommended to refreeze Oreos. 

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