When it comes to protecting leftovers, should you cover them in aluminum foil or
plastic wrap? The answer depends on the food and how you'll reheat it.
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Aluminum Foil versus Plastic Wrap. • Aluminum Foil not always more “eco-
friendly” as compared to Plastic Wrap. • Aluminum has a heavy manufacturing.
Wrapping food in aluminum foil protects it from both light and oxygen. ... It's a
good idea to use foil around plastic wrap for things that are going in the freezer, ...
Aluminum foil keeps food colder than plastic wrap when food is removed from the
refrigerator or freezer. In both cases, food must be wrapped tightly with no ...
If the lid stretches, use freezer tape to seal it securely on the container. Use
plastic wrap and aluminum foil in place of freezer tape. Stretch the wrap or foil on
Apr 11, 2011 ... I want to avoid using plastic wrap. I have tried aluminum foil, but I find that not
only does it tear, but that the meat absorbs a metallic flavor.
Oct 21, 2009 ... For most purposes, plastic wrap may be replaced with containers, aluminum foil,
or reusable bowl covers. But what about pastry dough, which ...
Aug 28, 2014 ... Aluminum foil, although sometimes called tin foil, is widely used and known ...
Plastic wrap is better than aluminum foil at covering fresh foods.
Oct 12, 2010 ... But both clingfilm (or plastic film to our readers from distant shores) and tin foil (
correctly called aluminium foil elsewhere) have proved to be ...
Nov 10, 2015 ... Wax paper can also be used to wrap food for cold storage or even line a pan ...
Aluminum foil can also be reused or recycled, unlike wax paper.