Food dehydration is not just for prunes and raisins any more. Thanks to advances in technology, dehydrating foods at home has become easier than ever, allowing you to lock in food's nutritional value while eliminating the water content that causes foods to grow bacteria and mold. Drying foods also gives you a source of raw, nutrient-rich food that is easily available and requires no additional preparation. The Complete Guide to Drying Foods at Home provides you with all the information necessary for drying fruits, vegetables, meats, herbs, grains, and even dairy products. This book will provide you with instructions on how to dry foods using a food dehydrator and will also offer you simpler alternatives for how to dehydrate foods using an oven, microwave, or even the sun. You will learn what equipment you need to get started and how to properly store your food to ensure optimal freshness. This book also provides you with recipes for any meal of the day. Drying your foods will not only provide you with timesaving options for ways to prepare your meals, it will also allow you to reduce the amount of food you throw out each month. We have spent hundreds of hours interviewing dozens of experts who will provide you with all the information you need to start dehydrating your foods. This book is filled with delicious recipes and practical tips to help you and your family enjoy the economic and health benefits that dehydrated foods offer.

Author: Paajanen, Terri
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.
Illustration: N
Language: ENG
Title: The Complete Guide to Drying Foods at Home: Everything You Need to Know About Preparing, Storing and Consuming Dried Foods
Pages: 00288 (Encrypted EPUB)
On Sale: 2012-06-30
SKU-13/ISBN: 9781601386021
Category: Cooking : General

14.99 USD