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Do mince pies freeze well?

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Mince pies do freeze well. Baked pies should be thoroughly cooled before wrapping them for the freezer. A moisture- and vapor-proof wrap should be used.

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Do mince pies freeze well?
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Other pie types that freeze well include fresh fruit, lemon chiffon, chocolate chiffon and vegetable pies, such as those made from squash. Covering the pie with a paper plate and placing it in a paper box adds even more protection. Types of pies that do not freeze well include custards, as meringue toppings typically separate, sticking to the outer wrap and making a mess. Most pie fillings and shells, either baked or unbaked, can be safely frozen.

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