Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

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Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Sun Nov 24, 2019 8:50 pm

Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat.

All I see is wax paper for baking (papel de mantequilla) but it may serve the purpose if the other is not available.

Maybe it is under some illogical name in Chile as unrestricted searches such as: papel carne, papel congelar, papel congelacion, papel cogelador come up with squat for stuff in-country.
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Re: Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by Donnybrook » Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:11 pm

Is that like parchment paper to line cake tins? Jumbo has Reynolds brand online.

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Re: Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:15 pm

Yeah that is the baking paper (silicone coated) but if nothing else is available, then it will have to do though Lider does have their "wax" paper for baking in a 30,5m roll which is very economical.
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Re: Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:19 pm

The main point is freezer paper is designed to preserve meat quality up to a year or more without freezer burn or such deterioration in quality though freezer burn meat is still safe and edible, just not as tasty.
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Re: Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by hlf2888 » Sun Nov 24, 2019 10:17 pm

I would innovate with plain brown paper bags..get them in the bakery produce section of Unimart. Put a different style pan in each one and when you self-weigh, put the price sticker in a place where it won't affect reuse of the bag. They are free. I reuse them for storing mushrooms.

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Re: Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by chilly » Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:27 am

Mercado libre has two kinds.

Here is one. I have never bought from the site but it may lead to what you want. Sellers listed as in the Santiago area.

https://articulo.mercadolibre.cl/MLC-46 ... a0f011806e

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Re: Looking for freezer paper to wrap meat

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:44 am

chilly wrote:
Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:27 am
Mercado libre has two kinds.

Here is one. I have never bought from the site but it may lead to what you want. Sellers listed as in the Santiago area.

https://articulo.mercadolibre.cl/MLC-46 ... a0f011806e
Unfortunately it is from one of the vendors who import products from China or Amazon and markup double or more with 10-15 days of wait time. Was hoping for a domestic or regional made product but it sounds like this part of the world is used to freezer burn. Thanks for bothering to post the link.
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