Stacy Lyn Harris on Freeze Drying Shrimp

We are sharing some wonderful new video clips from Stacy Lyn Harris, cookbook author, gardener, mother of seven, sustainability expert, and guest chef. This summer and fall, Stacy Lyn is doing cooking and gardening segments on RFDTV’s Rural Heritage show on cable TV. In this episode, Horsepowered High Tech, Stacy Lyn explains why her favorite

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:41+00:00 July 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Starting a Business with Your Home Freeze Dryer

We've gotten a few notes lately from Harvest Right customers who used their home freeze dryer to start a business. Freeze-dried food is in high demand on the market for several reasons: People want portable, lightweight meals and snacks for travel, hiking and boating, and busy evenings Health-conscious individuals want quick meals with no additives

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:43+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|1 Comment

Summer Parties Made Easier

Summer is the season of burgers on the grill, corn fresh off the cob, spicy homemade salsa, creamy potato salad, and tangy lemonade. If you have a home freeze dryer, everyone's favorite party foods are easy to make ahead, and save for later if you make a little too much. Freeze Drying Fresh Ground Hamburger

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:44+00:00 June 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Cornbread Muffins Using Freeze-dried Corn

  A good way to use freeze-dried vegetables is in everyday recipes. Experiment with adding freeze-dried vegetables, such as corn, to your favorite recipes. And it's not just the freeze-dried corn that can be added to this recipe. You can use other freeze-dried ingredients - the egg and buttermilk from the recipe below could also be reconstituted and

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:46+00:00 May 8th, 2017|2 Comments

Easter Gifts to Freeze Dry

Easter is just around the corner and many of us have baskets to fill, eggs to hide, and celebrations to plan. Whether you're hiding just a few eggs for a little one or planning a big dinner for dozens, you can put your freeze dryer to work. Here are two fun ways to use the

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:48+00:00 April 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Adding Powdered Freeze Dried Fruit to Pancakes

                    Freeze-dried fruit is so versatile. It's delicious on its own, but crush it into a powder and it becomes a magic ingredient in recipes. One of our favorite ways to use powdered fruit is in pancakes. It turns the batter a fun shade of pink -

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:50+00:00 February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Cooking for One

If you're a one person household, cooking can be tricky. While other shoppers get excited about economies of scale, and grocery stores aim to sell family-sized packages and bundles of everything, single cooks are in a never-ending battle with food (and money) waste. The game changes, however, when you have a home freeze dryer. With

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:51+00:00 January 16th, 2017|2 Comments

Freeze Dried Flowers for Holiday Centerpieces and Gifts

Did you know you can freeze dry flowers? It's true! Freeze dried flowers hold their color, shape and texture, making freeze drying the perfect application for preserving special occasion flowers, like flowers from a bridal bouquet. However, sending bouquets to a commercial freeze drying operation can cost hundreds of dollars. When you have your own

By | 2017-10-19T02:58:57+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|0 Comments