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refreeze pre cooked meatballs?
janet
sjersee@yahoo.com
01/22/04
Can I safely refreeze precooked meatballs?
ellen

01/22/04
If you have thawed frozen meatballs whether or not cooked, they MUST be cooked to above 160 degrees before you refreeze. Never thaw and refreseeze without cooking- it is not safe-
john
johnboy2@verizon.net
08/08/04
recipe and quantities for swedish meatballs for 50
We are trying to settle an argument as to how many meatballs we would need for a party of 50 people. They ask for ten pounds of meatballs. Now the can of mushroom sauce weighs three and a half pounds. Do you include that weight factor into the 10 lbs. or is that on top of the weight of the meatballs?
ellen

08/08/04
10 pounds meatballs, sauc is extra, and this is NOT a lot of meatballs. Unless there will be several other meaty hor douevres, please check the appetizers page in the planning section of Big Pots for the quantity guide.
EILLEN
EMARZULLI@MSN.COM
12/08/04
can you refreeze home made meatballs. they were cooked then frozen then i took them out but now i want to know can i refreeze them if i don't use them.

thank you

ellen

12/08/04
As mentioned in the first letter above, it is NOT SAFE to refreeze the meatballs once they are thawed until they are cooked to a temp above 160 cegrees. So you could cook them in a tomato sauce and then freeze, but do not refreeze without cooking. Sorry for the bad news.