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How to dehydrate fruits


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How to dehydrate fruits

  1. 1. How To Dehydrate Fruits?By:
  2. 2.  Dehydrating fruits can be one of the best ways how to serve healthy snacks, especially for the kids. With the best food dehydrator, you can easily choose the fruits and dehydrate them. When properly dehydrated, you can have them as long as one year. The following are the tips how you should dehydrate fruits:
  3. 3. Step 1 Choose the best and the freshest fruits. I f you will dehydrate overripe fruits, the results may not be good. Choose the type of fruits you want to dehydrate. These can be bananas, apples, strawberries, and many more.
  4. 4. Step 2 Prepare the fruits. You should wash them with water before slicing them. After that, slice the fruits evenly. You should be consistent with the thickness as you slice them. This is to provide even drying.
  5. 5. Step 3 There are fruits which are prone to oxidation. Like for instance, once you’ve sliced apples or pears, they become in brownish discoloration. This is because of oxidation. You can treat this with citrus juice or ascorbic acid. In this way, discoloration will be prevented.
  6. 6. Step 4 You can add salt, sugar, and other spices to each of them. This will add taste to the fruits after they are dehydrated.
  7. 7. Step 5 Prepare your food dehydrator. Make sure that it is well cleaned. Arrange the fruits into the tray. Make sure that the spaces between the fruits are equal. Lock the food dehydrator, making sure that everything is done appropriately according to your dehydrator’s manual. Follow the recommended heat and turn on your dehydrator. Some of them have a timer. In this case, it requires less monitoring. Some of them can dehydrate within hours while others, you have to wait for days.
  8. 8. Lastly There should not be a present of moisture into the fruits. If there is moisture, the fruits still need to be dehydrated for few hours. To check this one, you may slice the fruits and look for moisture. After the fruits are completely dried, you may store them in an air tight container.