May 12, 2018
- Demo: Packing Dry Goods in Mylar lined 5 gallon pails with oxygen absorbers
Bring 50# of rice or beans to store
- Demo: Cooking beans in an Instant Pot for dehydration
Five gallon buckets of rice packed in Mylar bags with O2 absorbers added – sealed and ready to be closed.
Heat sealer used to seal the Mylar bags. An ordinary iron can also be used, but these heat sealers are clearly better and easier.
Instant Pot – a high-tech pressure cooker being used to prepare dried beans for canning.
Beans canned as part of the demo at this meeting.
DAK hams – high quality, long lasting, available at CVS (review)
Mylar Bags, 5 gallon, with zip lock closure – Discount Mylar Bags