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by dunnymel
Tue Feb 23, 2016 8:34 am
Forum: Preserving and Canning in Australia
Topic: Dehydrator design?
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Dehydrator design?

We currently dehydrate a lot of apples in one of those round electric things with multiple trays. Works well but the volume we want to dry and the amount our children eat means it needs to run 24/7. Outside it is often 30-40C with low humidity; seems crazy not to dry things outside. I have been sear...
by dunnymel
Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:17 pm
Forum: Preserving and Canning in Australia
Topic: Vacola teething issues
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Vacola teething issues

My first ever batch of preserves on the weekend in the stove-top Vacola. I've tasted some and it is amazing despite the fruit not being 100% ripe when preserved. 2 issues I encountered that I'd like some help with please; 1) Some water escaped from bottles and entered the Vacola (causing water to be...
by dunnymel
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Adelaide Hills
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Hi from Adelaide Hills

New to preserving but have memories of rows and rows of bottled fruit in the pantry as a kid. Now the proud owner of a pre-loved stove top Vacola, 70 bottles and a lovely home orchard. Let me at it!

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