Top 20 Favorite Freezer Meals


Top 20 Favorite Freezer Meals: These healthy and delicious freezer meals will save you time, money, and make eating healthy meals at home possible!

With the start of school just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to stock our freezers with healthy pre-made breakfast options and easy weeknight dinners. Whether or not you throw a Freezer Party with friends or spend an afternoon cooking ahead, you’ll be so glad you spent some concentrated time prepping a few of these healthy and delicious freezer meals.

What kind of containers do you store freezer meals in?

We highly recommend using a BPA-free container or dish. While it may be easier to buy the disposable Glad ovenware containers, it really makes sense to stock up on some quality, safe dishes that you can bake AND store in. After searching long and hard, I highly recommend using these containers from MightyNest.

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Glass Baking Dish with Lid (3 Quart)

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A few reasons I like these:

  1. Glass is a natural, non-porous material.
  2. Glass cookware doubles as food storageware.
  3. Glass is easy to clean and dishwasher safe.
  4. The clear lid allows easy visibility to your food.
  5. Because they are oven and microwave proof, you can cook, heat, and store your food all in one dish.
  6. Flat top allows for easy stacking.
  7. They are VERY affordable.

Swing by MightyNest and check these out!

Here are our Top 20 Freezer Meals that Polly and I make again and again for our own families. To find many more freezable recipes, check out our Freezer Meal page.

Top 5 Chicken Freezer Meals

1. Chicken Parmesan Casserole

Chicken Parmesan Casserole

2. Cheesy Chicken and Black Bean Enchiladas

Cheesy Chicken and Black Bean Enchiladas

3. Gourmet Chicken Sandwiches

Gourmet Chicken Sandwiches(2)

4. Oven Fried Parmesan Chicken Strips

Oven Fried Parmesan Chicken Tenders

5. On-the-Go Chicken Burritos

On-the-go Chicken Burritos

Top 5 Beef Freezer Meals

1. Baked Italian Meatballs

Baked Meatballs

2. Baked Penne Pasta

Freezer Friendly Baked Penne Pasta Recipe

3. Crowd Pleaser Mexican Soup

mexican soup recipe great for large groups

4. Mini Italian Burgers

mini italian burgers

5. Super Sloppy Joes

Super Sloppy Joes - A much healthier and tastier version of the canned stuff!

Top 5 Breakfast Freezer Meals

1. Whole Wheat Pumpkin Pancakes

whole-wheat-pumpkin-pancakes

2. Blueberry Pumpkin Baked French Toast

healthy baked french toast recipe

3. Make-Ahead Breakfast Sandwiches

Freezer friendly breakfast sandwiches. A great and healthy freezer meal to have on hand for busy mornings.

4. Brownie Baked Oatmeal

baked brownie oatmeal recipe

5. Whole Wheat Banana Pumpkin Muffins or Bread

The BEST healthy whole wheat banana pumpkin bread recipe ever!

Top 5+ Miscellaneous Freezer Meals

1. Herb Roasted Pork Tenderloin

This Herb Roasted Pork Tenderloin is a lean, flavor-packed, crowd-pleaser. It's been part of our family dinner rotation for years. #freezermeal #realfood

2. Southwest Chicken and Bacon Wraps

southwest chicken and bacon wrap

3. Mini Meatloaf Muffins

mini meatloaf muffins

4. Mini Chicken Burgers with Herbs

Mini Chicken Burger with Herbs Recipe - Kid-friendly, healthy and tasty!

5. Tomato Bisque

Tomato Bisque Soup Recipe - Even better than Panera Bread's!

Bonus Recipe! Apple Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal

Apple Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal (edited)-3

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Comments

  1. Kristin says

    Do you have a master shopping list for these 20 or preferably any *healthier* favorites? Thank you

    • Polly says

      Sorry, we don’t. There aren’t many people ambitious enough to take on 20 freezer meals at once!

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