When we are new to the dehydrator usage, most of us scared that whether the machine will get up to the right temperature while drying food or not. Sometimes, due to our negligence, the food gets over-dry or under-dry without setting the right temperature.Continue reading
Numerous people consider food dehydrator as their best friend during the season of growing and harvesting. With the help of the food dehydrator, you can dehydrate and preserve the herbs for the medicinal and culinary use. There are numerous kinds of herbs that you can easily and quickly dehydrate in a food dehydrator for long term storage. But, can you dehydrate more than one herb at a time?Continue reading
It is right to say that citrus fruits like oranges are different from the other kind of fruits. They have exceptional tangy juice inside their peel instead of the flesh. There are so many recipes in which these citrus fruits used in the dried form. You can dehydrate them easily. But can you dehydrate oranges also?Continue reading
Today people recognize the benefits of dehydrated foods more and more. The dried foods are not only a healthy option for snacking, but it also offers lots of nutrients to your body. However, some people have certain doubts regarding the drying of different types of food simultaneously in the food dehydrator. Do you also come across the same query that can I dehydrate different types of food at the same time?Continue reading
Dehydrating food is a great way to save some money and at the same time get some healthy snacks for you and your family. There are many ways to dehydrate food and most of them involve exposing the food to heat in one way or the other. But those who are fond of dehydrating, often wonder if it is possible to over dehydrate food? Well, there is no simple yes or no answer here as it varies according to the food that you’re drying.Continue reading
Parchment paper is the ideal way to line up a dehydrator when you’re making fruit leather or dehydrating sticky fruits or meats. Parchment paper not only helps in keeping the dehydrator clean, but it also makes it easy to remove the dried food products from the trays of the dehydrator.
It’s a really no-mess solution for dehydrating all kinds of foods and you can always easily cut up the parchment paper to fit any size of the dehydrator.Continue reading
To begin with, for those wondering what is a wax paper and why are we discussing, whether or not to use it in a dehydrator and how to use it?
Let’s begin with, what is a wax paper? Wax paper or paraffin paper is a paper which is rendered moisture-proof by applying wax.
Now, coming to what is the need to use a wax paper in the dehydrator – there are many dehydrators available in the market which do not come with accessories like fruit roll sheets or nonstick mesh screens.
This could be a problem when you are looking to make a fruit roll or fruit leather or other similar things.Continue reading