What Is a Food Dehydrator and How Best to Use It?

What is a food dehydrator?

Food dehydrators, not many people have them in their kitchens, but they can actually be very useful and versatile appliances.

They are also very popular with people on a raw food diet, because a food dehydrator can produce deliciously warm, crunchy snacks while still being raw.

In this article I will be explaining what food dehydrators are and how you can best make use of them.

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12 Smart and Innovative Kitchen Tools and Accessories

Smart kitchen tools, utensils and accessories

Sometimes I come across a smart kitchen tool that turns out to be a real gem. A tool that actually serves a purpose and makes my time spent in the kitchen just that little bit easier.

Culinary gadgets and kitchen utensils designed to make cooking and other food preparation tasks easier and more time efficient.

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Masticating vs Centrifugal Juicers (A Detailed Comparison)

Masticating vs centrifugal juicer

One would think that buying a juicer is as simple and easy as looking at prices and reading reviews, but the world of juicers is a bit more complicated than that.

Masticating juicers and centrifugal juicers are the two most popular types available. They both function very differently with varying performance results.

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Review of the Breville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite

Breville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite review

Most of you already know that I’m a bit of a blender nerd and a juice head. So as a treat I got myself a Breville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite last year, and now it’s time to give you the goods on this juicer.

For a lot of people, juicing seems like way too much effort. There are so many amazing pre-made juices on the market, why bother making your own? All that chopping and clean up at the end, not to mention that the pulp gets everywhere.

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3 Best Triturating Juicers (2022 Buying Guide)

Best triturating juicers

Buying a new juicer is not as simple as it may seem. There are various types of juicers you can choose from and each type has its pros and cons.

Triturating juicers, also known as twin gear or double auger juicers, are typically the more expensive models on the market. But they are also known to create the best quality juice you could wish for.

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9 Best Juicers on the Market (Juicer Buying Guide)

Best juicers on the market (buying guide)

Juicing is an easy and fun way to enjoy the many nutrients hidden in fruits and vegetables. There are a lot of good quality home juicers available, so there’s no need to visit a juice shop in town to get our juice fix.

With so many different types of juicers to choose from, hopefully this juicer buying guide will help you in making an informed decision and find a juicer that is not only of decent quality, but is also still within your personal budget.

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Best Manual Citrus Juicers, Reamers and Squeezers (Buying Guide)

Best manual citrus juicers

Manual citrus juicers are the perfect solution if you enjoy drinking fresh juices from citrus fruits such as oranges, mandarins and grapefruits without too much hassle.

There are different types of manual citrus juicers, from the very basic squeezers and reamers to the fancier press juicers. What they all have in common is that they require some level of physical effort to operate them.

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Vitamix Containers Explained (Which One Should You Choose?)

Vitamix containers guide

Vitamix containers come in different sizes and styles, so how do you decide which one is right for you? If choosing a blender isn’t challenging enough already, picking the right jar, large or small, can also be quite confusing.

They range in sizes from 32 oz to 64 oz. And then there are also dry and wet containers, not to mention low profile and classic Vitamix containers.

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3 Best Blender Food Processor Combo Machines

Best blender food processor combo (buying guide)

A blender food processor combo is a great kitchen appliance for those seeking to save space in the kitchen, while still be able to enjoy the benefits of having a blender as well as a food processor.

But the combination of a blender and food processor is not always the best choice. Ultimately this depends on what you are planning to do with it, but also what you’re NOT going to do with it.

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9 Best Blenders for Making Green Smoothies

Best blenders for green smoothies

Using a blender is the perfect way to get your whole fruits and vegetables in, simply by consuming delicious green smoothies.

I have been making and drinking smoothies consistently for many years now, using various different types of blenders in different price categories.

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