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How To Make Beef Jerky with a Dehydrator

How To Make Beef Jerky With a Dehydrator

While going out on trekking or camping, one of the favorite snacks that everybody wants to carry dried beef jerky. But buying the commercially made beef jerky can be an expensive option. They are not only less in quantity in the packaging but also contains how the amount of sodium as well. So, what should you do in such case?

The only easy way to overcome this problem is homemade beef jerky. You can quickly prepare the dried beef jerky in the dehydrator. It has the high amount of protein that you can consume any time of the day to satisfy your hunger. The dried beef jerky is convenient to carry also. But do you know how to make beef jerky with a dehydrator?

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Dehydrating Bell Peppers

dehydrating bell peppers

What you mostly do when gathered lots of bell peppers in your garden? There are numerous ways of preserving them but drying bell peppers is one of the easiest and best ways.

Bell peppers are not only a colorful vegetable but also an incredible source of many minerals and vitamins like vitamin A, vitamin C, folate, and vitamin B6, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, and Magnesium. In fact, some traces of zinc, iron, copper, and manganese are also present in them. Isn’t it a magical healthy dried food to consume?

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How To Dehydrate Deer Jerky

how to dehydrate deer jerky

Whenever you are keen to have good health, you always look for the healthy food recipes like dried deer jerky. It is a fantastic snack which fulfills your food cravings and keeps you away from the fried and unhealthy snacks.

Eating a healthy diet does not always include lots of veggies and fruits. You can eat your favorite foods like deer jerky without oil and in the dried form. People from ancient times used to survive on this food for many days while on hunting or long voyages.

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How to Dehydrate Eggplant with a Food Dehydrator

It is true that almost all types of foods including herbs, spices, vegetables, and fruits can dry in a food dehydrator and eggplants also included in that list. You can use the dried eggplant in making some yummy and delicious recipes.

Some people do not like the eggplants in the dried form as its color changes when you rehydrate them. But this is an individual choice for sure. If you have a garden in your home in which lots of eggplants are grown then, drying them in the food dryer is the best option. Using an electric food dehydrator for drying eggplants is much better way than the sun drying to avoid any spoilage.

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How to Dehydrate Honey?

dehydrated honey

There are lots of things which we can dry in a food dehydrator. But do you know that we can also dry honey in the food dehydrator? 

Yes, you heard it right. Honey can also get dry, and it tastes quite yummy. Usually, we use honey in most of our recipes for sweetening purposes. Honey is one of the best sources of energy that improves your immune system also and the same benefit it offers when consuming in the dried form.

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How to Soak and Dehydrate Pecan nuts

how to dehydrate Pecan Nuts

Nuts and seeds are great when eaten on their own, but when you dehydrate nuts and seeds, you can give them a crunchy texture that’s even more delicious. Some of the most popular dehydrated nuts are pecan nuts. Pecan nuts are used in a wide range of recipes and once you dehydrate these, the flavor of these nuts becomes even more delicious and these can be used for making all kinds of delicious and savory treats like pies, cookies, cakes, salads and just about anything.

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How to Dehydrate Bananas in Food Dehydrator

Bananas are one of the most wholesome foods that contain a wide range of nutrients, vitamins, and minerals. A popular snack, bananas can be made even better when they’re dehydrated as chips or fruit leather to be consumed at a later date. Bananas are a nutritious source of vitamins and minerals and dehydrating bananas is a simple process that can give you a unique and flavorsome snack.

With a good dehydrator in your kitchen, you can dehydrate large batches of bananas to keep them as a snack for traveling, hiking or vacations. What’s more, you can also rehydrate the bananas to make delicious snacks like pudding.

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How to Dehydrate Herbs in Food Dehydrator

Preserving herbs is a great way to store them for long periods of time and the best way to preserve herbs is by drying them in a dehydrator. You can also place herbs in the sun for drying, but it takes a lot of time and often the results are not satisfactory.

With a dehydrator, you can get done with drying the herbs easily and quickly. You can also dry large batches of herbs in the dehydrator as per your requirements. The biggest advantage of drying herbs in a dehydrator is that you can be sure the drying environment is hygienic and free from any preservatives. You can easily store away the dried herbs in airtight containers for later use.

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