I have harvested my 10 plant Broccoli crop and have 10 heads about the size of a big softball. Can't eat them fast enough so I want to freze them. Do I cut the flowerettes and then

  • freeze them or
  •  put them in a bag and freeze them
  • par boil them then freeze them

or what?????

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dip them first in cold salt water to get any bugs out.............................then in a fresh pot of water boil it............just blanch it for 1 to 2 minutes each and then have a container of iced water ready and drop them in.  I cut them into florets and bag & freeze.  I use a vac pac machine but heavy duty freezer bags are okay, just get the air out and mark date & freeze.  I just used the last of it.......can't wait until garden is ready to pick.
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