One dehydrator appliance is finally "kitchen worthy" and a complement to any household.
To dry fruits out-of-doors hot, dry, breezy days are best.High humidity in the South is a problem for drying fruits out-of-doors. Often these ideal conditions are not available when the fruit ripens and other alternatives to dry the food are needed. Fruits dried out-of-doors must be covered or brought under shelter at night. Sun-dried raisins are the best known of all dried foods.California produces much of the world's supply of raisins.