"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > Farm to Table > Dehydrator Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 04-06-2015, 05:59 PM   #21
Senior Cook
 
Maelinde's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Dallas/Fort Worth
Posts: 123
Quote:
Originally Posted by FrankZ View Post
I love doing pear leather with ours. And of course jerky (beef or deer)

Ooh, Pear Leather sounds delicious, Frank! Which pears would make the best leather? My preference goes to Anjou pears. Would those work?
__________________

__________________
Maelinde

"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs
should relax and get used to the idea." Robert A. Heinlein
Maelinde is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2015, 09:23 PM   #22
Master Chef
 
FrankZ's Avatar
Site Administrator
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Chesapeake Bay
Posts: 9,633
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maelinde View Post
Ooh, Pear Leather sounds delicious, Frank! Which pears would make the best leather? My preference goes to Anjou pears. Would those work?
I use.. umm.. well.. whatever BJ's or Costco has when they have pears. So now you know they secret.
__________________

__________________
"First you start with a pound of bologna..."
-My Grandmother on how to make ham salad.
FrankZ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-07-2015, 06:02 PM   #23
Senior Cook
 
Maelinde's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Dallas/Fort Worth
Posts: 123
Quote:
Originally Posted by FrankZ View Post
I use.. umm.. well.. whatever BJ's or Costco has when they have pears. So now you know they secret.
__________________
Maelinde

"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs
should relax and get used to the idea." Robert A. Heinlein
Maelinde is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2015, 09:36 AM   #24
Assistant Cook
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Burton
Posts: 1
Smile Dehydrator choice

Which is the best dehydrator to buy ? Thought best not to spend too much to start with but yet don't want the kit to be under performing so I am not keen on continuing ? Any advic e?
__________________
Tessb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2015, 10:13 AM   #25
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Addie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: East Boston, MA
Posts: 19,041
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tessb View Post
Which is the best dehydrator to buy ? Thought best not to spend too much to start with but yet don't want the kit to be under performing so I am not keen on continuing ? Any advic e?
Welcome to DC Tessb. This is a fun place to be at. Lots of laughs, along with info. Someone will be along with the information you are seeking. I don't own one, so I am of no help to you.
__________________
Illegitimi non carborundum!
I don't want my last words to be, "I wish I had spent more time doing housework"
Addie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2015, 12:35 PM   #26
Executive Chef
 
Sir_Loin_of_Beef's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Sir Francis Drake Hotel
Posts: 4,886
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maelinde View Post
What is your favorite item to dry in your dehydrator?
Hand washed socks
__________________

__________________
Life is much more manageable when thought of as a scavenger hunt as opposed to a surprise party - Jimmy Buffett
Sir_Loin_of_Beef is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:31 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.