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Can you freeze crayfish raw?

Asked: Toughy Baits, Last Updated:

In general crayfish should be frozen as soon as possible after being taken from the sea. It is also best to freeze it raw since cooked crayfish tends to lose some of its texture and taste. ... Allow to cool if the crayfish has been placed in boiling water. Put each crayfish immediately into a strong plastic freezing bag.

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