The Definitive Guide To Dehydrating Jerky

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The Definitive Guide To Dehydrating Jerky

Dehydrating Jerky
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Dehydration is all about removing water from food. Doing this helps to preserve the food (bacteria need water) and concentrate flavor. It’s a common misconception that you need heat to dehydrate food. But low humidity, not heat, is the driving force behind dehydration.

Warming the air surrounding the food helps keep it dry, but if the air doesn’t move, the food will stay wet. So when dehydrating food in the kitchen, make certain that air can freely circulate around it. Click the link below to read The Definitive Guide To Dehydrating Jerky

The Definitive Guide To Dehydrating Jerky