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#11915868 - 11/03/16 07:29 PM fresh Crappie refrigeration
ArgyleFloater Offline
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Registered: 06/07/16
Posts: 250
Loc: Argyle Texas
How long can you keep fresh caught crappie filets in the refrigerator before having to freeze them?

Also, what is the best way to freeze crappie filets?

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#11916064 - 11/03/16 08:52 PM Re: fresh Crappie refrigeration [Re: ArgyleFloater]
Fish Chaser Offline
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Registered: 06/29/12
Posts: 858
I sometimes keep mine for up to 4 days in the fridge. To freeze them I put enough for a meal in a Ziplok bag, fill it up with enough water to cover the fillets, squeeze the air out and put them in the freezer. I keep them for up to 8-10 months like that and they never come out freezer-burned or dried out because the water seals them.

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#11916069 - 11/03/16 08:55 PM Re: fresh Crappie refrigeration [Re: Fish Chaser]
ArgyleFloater Offline
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Registered: 06/07/16
Posts: 250
Loc: Argyle Texas
Good info!
Thanks

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#11927608 - 11/10/16 03:24 PM Re: fresh Crappie refrigeration [Re: ArgyleFloater]
BAIT956 Offline
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Registered: 02/27/03
Posts: 384
Loc: Lake Fork Tx.
I have kept crappie and other species of fish for several days in a pan of water with ice cubes in it. This also serves to help get all the blood out of the fillets. No reason why it would not work in a zip lock bag too.

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