60 Dehydrating How-tos & Hacks

Detailed Procedures to Dehydrate Your Foods

Did you know 21st Century Simple Living has 60 “How-to” articles on our website covering the step-by-step procedures to dehydrate many of the items you may be wanting to store in your pantry?

TIP: Keep a Dehydrating Journal so you know what you have done and can easily look back on your end results.

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How to Dehydrate Fruits & Vegetables




Frozen Vegetables

Greens (Spinach, kale, arugula, etc.)





Sun-Dried” Tomatoes



Vegetable Blends–The Cajun Holy Trinity (onions, celery and green peppers)

Vegetable Blends– Classic French Mirepoix (onions, celery and carrots)


Printable Dehydrator Infographic Charts are provided for information on dehydrating many fruits and vegetables.

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How to Dehydrate Meats and Stocks

Chicken & Other Poultry

Meat & Poultry

Ground Meats

Jerky, Beef

Natural Meat Tenderizers

Chicken Stock (powdered)

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How to Dehydrate Snacks

Fruit Roll Ups (Fruit Leather)

Gummy Drops

Yogurt Drops


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How to Dehydrate and make Powders

What are powders? Read about them here: Why I Love Fruit & Vegetable Powders.


Asparagus Powder

Baby Foods

Banana Powder

Bean Flours

Butternut Squash

Carrot Powder

Celery Powder

Chicken Broth Powder

Cucumber Powder

Garlic Powder

Ginger Powder

Grapefruit Powder

Holy Trinity Powder

Lemon Powder

Lime Powder

Mirepoix Powder

Mushroom Powder

Onion Powder

Orange Powder

Pickle Powder

Pineapple Powder

Pumpkin Powder

Strawberry Powder

Sweet Potato Powder

Tomato Powder

Turmeric Powder

Watermelon “Sugar”

Winter Squash Powder

Other Fruit & Vegetable Powders

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Miscellaneous How-tos

Baby Foods

Bread Crumbs


Fruit Leather (Roll-ups)16 Recipes

Herbs & Spices

Instant Rice


Stale Snack Foods

Sweet Bread Treats

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What How-tos are YOU looking for
to help with your dehydrating needs?

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