Re: FWD: ziplock ice cream recipe
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Wed, 23 Jul 1997 14:39:35 -0400
On Wed, 23 Jul 1997, Greg L. Gough wrote:
> ZIPLOCK ALERT!!!
> I wanted to make you aware of a problem that my Troop and I have
> encountered with Ziploc (tm) brand bags - THEY LEAK. I am refering to
> sandwich and storage type bags, freezer seem to be better. The first time
I have used Ziploc baggies since they first came and I won't even begin
to guess when it was -- I know they were well-established when my son was
born 20 yrs ago. The only times I have known them to leak is when the
ends of the "zipper" were inadvertently separated while filling.
The freezer-quality or storage-quality baggies have a small
heat-flattened snippet at each end of the "zipper" which prevents
The absolute WORST disaster I ever had with these was using one to keep
some left-over lemonade. I filledit, sealed it, tested it, and tossed it
into the fridge. It survived sealing and testing, but tossing got it.
Do you _know_ how long it takes to clean up an explosion like that? And
boy does the lettuce taste funny ... <g>
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City