This section will contain all the hiking and camping gear I will be using as well as all the kitchen equipment I am using to prepare meals. I will be writing a review on each item as I use the and will be providing links as to where you can either find the item or find more information about the item. I hope this will help you in making decisions as to what to you use for your hikes.
|Food Equipment||Hiking Gear|
A food dehydrator is one of the most essential pieces of meal preparation equipment that you will buy.
The reason I state this is because of two primary reasons:
Combine dehydration with vacuum sealing and freezing, you can preserve your food for years. This is why I recommend that you not only invest in a food dehydrator but also invest in a vacuum sealer as well. We all have a freezer as a general rule, but if you do not, think about buying one.
There are a couple of rules of thumb when buying a dehydrator:
After all of my research, I decided on the Nesco FD-1018A Gardenmaster Food Dehydrator. It is a great unit. It’s 1000 watts, comes with eight trays, eight fruit roll sheets, and eight clean-a-screens. My initial tests of the unit have been phenomenal and the reviews I have seen have been very good. Here are a shot of the unit. If you click on any of the images, you will be taken to the product listed on Amazon for more information.