Food dehydrators were meant to offer us with a way of drying our foods without the need for additives and preservatives. The fact that some of these appliances have digital timers and thermostat makes it easier to regulate the conditions in the devices to achieve desirable results. Regardless of the dehydrator you pick, it will serve you the same way as the others. Below are some of the best that you can buy.
10. Nesco FC-75A Snackmaster Pro Food Dehydrator
The device has a top-mounted fan that circulates air inside the dehydrator for even drying. An adjustable thermostat allows for controlled warming of the appliance. The thermostat can be adjusted between 95-160 degrees Fahrenheit. This product uses 600 watts of power hence can be ideal if you want to save on power. The design of the unit does not allow for rotation of the trays. The opaque exterior will block any harmful light that will affect the even drying of your fruits.
9. Hamilton Beach 32100A Food Dehydrator, Gray
Hamilton Beach dehydrator aims at providing you with healthy snacks that are free of additives and preservatives. With this device, you are guaranteed that you will eat fresh and tasty fruits. The gadget is also ideal for drying vegetables, jerky and herbs. You can never go wrong when using this device to dry. The design has five stackable drying trays that can be removed for cleaning purposes. There is also one fine mesh sheet of drying small foods.
8. Presto 06300 Dehydro Electric Food Dehydrator
This is a four-tray system that allows for dehydration of food at a fraction of the cost of commercially dehydrated foods. The gadget allows for even drying of foods without additives or preservatives. It has a see-through glass that helps in monitoring the drying process. A bottom-mounted fan and heating elements provide consistent air flow for optimum drying. The drying plates and cover are fully immiscible making them safe to wash in a dishwasher.
7. Nesco FD-61WHC Snackmaster Express Food Dehydrator
This is an all in one kit that has a top-mounted fan that circulates air to achieve even drying. The product is perfect for drying vegetables, fruits, and jerky quickly and evenly. This system has five trays that can be detached for easy stacking of food into the dehydrator. A jerky gun also comes with the dehydrator. Among the trays that are in the appliance include a fruit roll sheet, a clean screen for drying herbs or sticky fruits bad a recipe guide for those who will have challenges operating the device.
6. Gourmia GFD1650B Premium Dehydrator
The design of this gadget makes it perfect to be used on counter tops. Using it provides you with and an easy and economical way to make delicious fruits snacks, vegetables, herbs and beefy jerky right from the comfort of your home. There are a digital thermostat and timer for precise drying time and temperature. You can select different drying temperatures that you think can be good to dry your food. A Cuircusmart 360 Airflow Circulation Technology dries all the trays evenly without noise and the need to rotate the shelves.
5. MAGIC MILL PRO Counter Top Food Dehydrator
The gadget has a rear mounted fan that has been designed to enhance even heating without overheating. An adjustable thermostat that has automatic shutoff ensures that foods are at their optimal temperature and crispness. The device also has 6 large stainless steel drying racks, 6 plastic fine mesh trays, 3 nonstick trays and a 1 set of oven mitts. These different shelves will accommodate the various varieties of fruits, vegetables, and herbs.
4. Gourmia GFD 1950 Digital Food Dehydrator
It is a nine tray system that makes it arguably the largest that you can find on the market. The nine shelves allow you to dehydrate different types of food in one convenient batch. It has digital temperature settings that provide accurate drying times and temperatures that make it easy for anyone to start creating delicious dried foods. The transparent window that it has will enable you to monitor your food to ensure that you have perfect results every time you use the appliance.
3. Nesco FD-1040 Gardenmaster Food Dehydrator, White
Most of the units that this brand makes are known to be reliable and durable. They give the best results when compared to their competitors. A digital timer on the device will allow you to set you time to prevent overheating or over dehydration correctly. It is a 1000 watts drying unit that will dry your fruits and vegetables in less time. The design uses a patented Converga-Flow-Air Flow to allow for even drying of food.
2. Nesco FD-37A American Harvest Food Dehydrator, White
The appliance uses 400 watts that ensure that you dry your food effortlessly. The trays can be expandable from the usual four to seven. The top is clear to provide you with a perfect view to monitor your food as it dries. A fan forced radial air mechanism of the device means that you don’t need to rotate the trays to achieve perfect results. All the components of the system are dishwasher safe except the powerhead.
1. Nesco FD-80A Square-Shaped Dehydrator
If you are looking for the ideal dehydrator for your kitchen countertop, forget the others and go for this fantastic product. It has an air circulation system that ensures fast and even drying of food. You don’t need to rotate the trays when using this gadget. A top mounted fan is responsible for the circulation of air in the dehydrator. An adjustable thermostat prevents overheating of the foods.
You can find all these devices at affordable prices in our stores. Make an order if you need one. You will never go wrong when using them.