ready to freeze carrots in a mason jar

How to Freeze Carrots for Preservation

Freezing carrots when they're in season makes it easy to keep them on hand for baking and cooking.

Keyword food preservation
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Freezing time 6 hours
Author Kris Bordessa


  • carrots washed


  1. Shred carrots manually or with a food processor.

  2. Portion shredded carrots into muffin tins or suitable freezer containers.

    shredded carrots in a muffin tin
  3. Freeze carrots for 6 hours or overnight.

  4. If you used a muffin tin for freezing, transfer carrot "cups" to a freezer safe container.

    carrots in a glass container