1. Consider Doing a Theme Themed dinner parties are great fun because they can expose you to foods you and your guests wouldn’t normally eat. Mexican, Italian, Thanksgiving in July or a movie themed party are fun ways to get creative with it. Hosting a themed party can make planning a menu easier, because the menu almost plans itself. Get into it with decorations, costumes and music revolving around your theme. 2. Plan the Menu Deciding what to create (and how to do it), is the greatest challenge of any dinner party. Obviously you want to show off your best [...]
People love these Special Apple Snacks made with the NESCO/American Harvest Snackmaster Dehydrator. Pineapple juice combined with a touch of sugar and cinnamon give these apple chips a wonderful flavor to be enjoyed everyday whether at home or on the go. 4 apples 1/4 cup pineapple juice 1 Tbsp sugar 1 tsp ground cinnamon Peel apples. Cut into 1/4” thick rings or slices. Dip slices in pineapple juice for 1 minute. Place dipped apples on a mesh-lined Clean-a-Screen® positioned on a Nesco®/American Harvest® dehydrator tray. Mix together the sugar and cinnamon and sprinkle on top of apples. Dry for 6 [...]
Make you own fresh and wholesome granola at home with a Food Dehydrator from NESCO/American Harvest. This recipe for Apricot-Raisin Granola is one you’ll want to make again and again. A tasty way to start your day, or as a snack at home or away. 4 cups old-fashioned oatmeal (not quick) or rolled oats 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup sunflower seeds 1/2 cup almonds, sliced 1/2 cup apricots, chopped 1/2 cup raisins Pour 4 cups oatmeal or rolled oats into bowl. Add oil and brown sugar (more sugar for sweeter bars). Toss gently until blended. [...]
NESCO/American Harvest Vacuum Sealers are ideal for storing all types of food items. Vacuum sealing locks in freshness and flavor. Ordinary storage methods trap air in with your food causing it to loose nutrition and taste. NESCO Vacuum Sealers are perfect for protecting and preserving a variety of food items including cheese, vegetables, fish, wild game, and domestic meats.
Make "Homemade Bread" without all the work. Just add the ingredients and let your NESCO/American Harvest Bread Maker do all the work. This recipe for Banana Bread is so simple and tasty you'll want to make it over and over again. 2 large eggs 1/3 cup butter 1 oz. milk 2 bananas, mashed 1/3 cup butter 1 oz. milk 2 bananas, mashed 1 1/3 cups bread flour 2/3 cup sugar 1 1/4 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup chopped nuts Put the wet ingredients in the bread pan. In a mixing bowl, mix the [...]
Check out this great article on how to make fruit leather with NESCO®/American Harvest®'s Gardenmaster dehydrator!!http://theinspiredhome.com/articles/homemade-fruit-leathers Click Here to Purchase Nesco®/ American Harvest® Gardenmaster Pro Food Dehydrator
Simple Apple Chips 1 bag granny smith or other firm apples, cored and peeled cinnamon sugar Apples should be sliced at 1/4 inches thick. Place slices on a sheet of wax paper and sprinkle with cinnamon sugar lightly over the apple slices. Spread the slices on your Nesco®/American Harvest® Dehydrator trays. Set the temperature to 135 degrees Fahrenheit. Allow 4-10 hours to dry. Click Here to Purchase Nesco®/American Harvest® Dehydrator
Enjoy a touch of Italy with delicious Parmesan Coated Potatoes. The NESCO® Jet Stream2 Oven® makes them simple and fast in about 18 minutes. Easy Parmesan Potatoes 4 (6 oz) baking potatoes 1/4 cup melted butter 1/4 cup grated Parmesan Cheese pepper (to taste) salt (to taste) Cut each potato into lengthwise quarters. Brush all sides with melted butter. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper. Place ingredients in your Nesco®/American Harvest® Jet Stream2 Oven® Settings: Time - 18 minutes Temperature - 400° Fan speed - HI Bake accordingly until lightly browned and tender. Click Here to Purchase Nesco®/American [...]