It’s late in the growing season, and you have a surplus of hot peppers that need saving. The easiest way to save hot peppers is to freeze them whole!
Freezing chilies is the best way to preserve the integrity and flavor of your chilies. This works for any type of pepper, from sweet bell peppers to the hottest peppers in the world. If you are looking to enjoy your harvest all year round, follow these 3 easy steps below!
It is best to freeze the peppers in the form you plan on consuming them. For example, if you plan on doing stuffed peppers, halve them before freezing them. If you plan on using smaller pieces, chop the peppers into smaller pieces!