Is It Safe to Freeze Cooked Turkey Meat?

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Cooked turkey meat is one of the most popular meats to freeze and is absolutely safe if stored in temperatures that are cold enough. A turkey usually lasts only a couple of days in the refrigerator, but it lasts up to two to three months in a freezer.

Many people run into the problem of having too much turkey left after holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas, and freezing leftover cooked turkey is an easy way to enjoy it well into the new year. When preparing to store turkey meat, make sure to divide it into small, single serving containers to avoid having to thaw large portions all at once.