Spring Planning: Dehydrators

Spring Planning: Dehydrators

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Dehydrators come to mind once one gets into planning for cooking & eating on the trail, and quits the MountainHouse meal plan (you know – 2 bags a day and 3 energy bars!). And wants to start DIY in the food bag! Spring is a great time to start, your dried items will be fresh […]

Dehydrating 101: Trader Joe’s Indian Fare Punjab Choley

Dehydrating 101: Trader Joe’s Indian Fare Punjab Choley

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Ski posted this recently of his experiments with dehydrating shelf-stable Indian meals, found in many stores and also of the Trader Joe’s branded version. Enjoy his work – it might inspire you! First a look at two brands – to get an idea of the nutritional stats: Tasty Bites Channa Masala Ingredients: Onions, Water, Chickpeas, […]

Dehydrating 101: Ski’s Pork Stew

Dehydrating 101: Ski’s Pork Stew

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Ready to be inspired again? Ski posted another of his dehydrator creations and I get to share it with you all! Ski’s Pork Stew Ingredients: 2 pounds ground pork 1 large onion, minced fine (I used a Walla Walla Sweet) 14 tomatillos, peeled, washed, stems removed, and cut up 6 roma tomatoes, cut up 1 […]

Ski’s Spaghetti Sauce – Dehydrator Special

Ski’s Spaghetti Sauce – Dehydrator Special

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After helping a fellow poster on the NWHiker forums this week, I had to ask him if I could post his write-up and photos – and share it with everyone. Enjoy taking a peek at Ski’s homemade spaghetti sauce. If you love a rich flavored red sauce, this is the one for you! (Or is […]