Freezing Berries Step-by-Step

how to freeze berries

Learn how to freeze berries so that you can enjoy them all year long!


  • Berries of choice; blueberries and strawberries shown above
  • Baking sheet
  • Freezer-safe bag or container
  • Permanent marker


  1. Wash and dry your berries completely.
  2. Place the berries on a baking sheet.
  3. Put the baking sheet in the freezer and allow them to fully freeze for about 2 hours.
  4. Place the berries into the freezer-safe bag or container.
  5. Use a permanent marker to label the bag or container.
  6. When you’re ready to use the berries, take out desired amount and add to your recipe.


Frozen berries can last up to 3 months in the freezer.