Instructables: exploring - food - dried fruit Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:01:59 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Sun Dry Fruit
How to Sun Dry Fruit - More DIY How To Projects]]> cfremming One of my favorite things about summer is all the delicious fruit! Sometimes we end up with more fruit than we can eat before it goes bad. Drying fruit is a good way to use up extra fruit and is a delicious treat!I've used a dehydrator in the past, but this year I decided to use the power of the sun...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 22:18:16 PDT
Dried Fruit for Snacks or Potpourri
Dried Fruit for Snacks or Potpourri - More DIY How To Projects]]> amyandzach78130 This instructable shows you how to preserve fruit and herbs, by dehydrating them, using your oven. Step 1: Gather Fruit Step 1: Gather any fruit, veggies or herb that you would like to preserve by drying. I'm drying Meyer Lemons today! Step 2: Slice Fruit Step 2: Slice Fruit or veggie of ch...
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Tue, 29 Sep 2015 15:17:27 PDT
Banbury Cakes
Banbury Cakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> marthahunt The Banbury Cake is a traditional English feast day cake which has its roots in Medieval times. The original Banbury Cake recipe was thought to have been brought back to England during the Crusades.Eccles cakes are very similar. Ingredients Puff pastry ( I used frozen)125 g mixed dried fruit ...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:20:54 PDT
Dried bananas splits
Dried bananas splits - More DIY How To Projects]]> licheness Rarely, do I walk through the produce section of the grocery store and not see a cart loaded with bulging bags of overripe bananas reduced for quick sale, and rarer still, are the times when I leave the store without a bag or two!My usual, go to method for extending the life of a large quantities of...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:43:47 PDT
Dried Apple
Dried Apple - More DIY How To Projects]]> Willie Kruger In this Instructable I will give a quick and simple recipe for dried apples. In my previous Instructable, Food Dehydrator, I mentioned that you can make dried fruit in the dehydrator. To compliment that Instructable, here is the recipe! Bill Of Materials (BOM) Very simple:Nice healthy apple or ap...
By: Willie Kruger

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:27:51 PDT
Food Dehydrator
Food Dehydrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> Willie Kruger Well this project came into life not because I planned it, but because of circumstances. Our neighbours, two doors from us, placed a fridge/freezer combination on the curb for rubbish collection a few months ago, and yes, the stingy bastard I am, thought I could fix this and resell it or use it myse...
By: Willie Kruger

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:54:22 PDT
Easy Cereal Energy Bars
Easy Cereal Energy Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> Darthorso THIS IBLE IS IN SEVERAL CONTESTS! IF YOU LIKE IT, VOTE FOR IT! THANKS! :DHi everybody, I'm Filippo from Bologna! :)I have always loved cereal bars! I think that they are a great snack and can give some good energy for the day!But I also think that good quality ones are a little bit expansive, or at ...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:47:31 PDT
Granola Scones
Granola Scones - More DIY How To Projects]]> wold630 Scones are by far my favorite breakfast food to make and eat! They can be made in any flavor combination imaginable. They aren't too sweet, have great texture and are very comforting. Try your next batch with your favorite tea or coffee! Recipe Granola Scones 1 c. all-purpose flour 1 c...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 11:06:29 PST
Freeze Dry At Home
Freeze Dry At Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> nathb1028 In response to an Instructables thread from 2009 that I ran across, I decided to test if any idea for an at home lyophilizer (freeze dryer) could work? I didn't have a vacuum pump or any sophisticated condensing or cooling equipment. I've worked with desiccators in the lab and I thought that if I co...
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 16:58:59 PDT
stollen - rich fruit bread filled with marzipan
stollen - rich fruit bread filled with marzipan - More DIY How To Projects]]> eatproperly Whilst stollen may be most usually associated with German Christmas feasting it has always been part of the festivities in my family. I get a little sad if there is no stollen around at Christmas. This year I'm attempting to make my own for the first time. How hard can it be?? My version is based on...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 15:00:51 PST
Persimmon Bread
Persimmon Bread - More DIY How To Projects]]> taransa So, every week my hubby and I get a box of farm fresh produce through a local co-op. This time of year, that starts meaning A LOT of persimmons! For some reason they don't sit well with me raw, but I am determined to find a way that I like them! So, I figured some nice persimmon bread might just do ...
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Sat, 10 Nov 2012 19:37:30 PST
Easy Healthy Granola Bars
Easy Healthy Granola Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> karalalala This recipe is simple, healthy, budget friendly, and endlessly customizable. Crunchy toasty goodness on the outside, chewy fruity niceness inside. What more could you want! Basically you take three ingredients: condensed milk, rolled oats and shredded coconut, mix it together with whatever fruit an...
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 04:43:30 PDT
Toasted Oat & Nut Muesli Recipe
Toasted Oat & Nut Muesli Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> WagDoll Since I started clean eating I've struggled to find a suitable breakfast cereal. The supermarket brands are extremely high in quick release carbs, most have added sugar, salt and additives. So I looked into making my own cereal "Wag Doll's Easy Toasted Oat and Nut Muesli with Dried Fruit." Oats ar...
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Sun, 5 Aug 2012 16:43:45 PDT
Apricot & Almond Cupcakes
Apricot & Almond Cupcakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> straycatmeow  I Adore cupcakes. What's not to like about cupcakes, really. Unlike a cake, each one can be decorated differently.  Each cupcake can be decorated to refelct a mood, a theme, or even a multitude of children. This recipe is from " Wild About Cupcakes" I've tweaked a few things but this cupcake is won...
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 22:39:31 PDT
Apple Delight
Apple Delight - More DIY How To Projects]]> l8nite This is a rather healthy dessert that kids seem to love. Cracked wheat or whole wheat berries aren't used as much as they should be in the U.S. but they are a staple in the Mediterranean and Mid-East. My local super market only carried one variety and it was labeled as taboule a very tasty mid-easte...
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Fri, 23 Mar 2012 23:31:03 PDT
High Energy Trail Mix
High Energy Trail Mix - More DIY How To Projects]]> MissouriVillian High Energy Trail Mix 1 cup dried cranberries 1 cup dried bananas 1/2 cup dried apricots 1/2 cup raisins 1 cup mixed nuts (I make my own mix cashew heavy) 1 cup granola (use your own or your fave store bought) Directions Combine the fruit, nuts and granola in a large bowl. To store trail mix, place...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2011 21:49:11 PST
Gorp: The best stuff ever.
Gorp: The best stuff ever. - More DIY How To Projects]]> PyroBuilder15 Gorp, every hiker knows (or at least should know) what it is.  If you don't, I am giving you the basic "anatomy" of Gorp.   History: Gorp, Good ole' raisins and peanuts.  Gorp was invented in 1968, when two california surfers mixed raisins and peanuts together for a quick energy snack.  However,t...
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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 14:17:12 PST
Banana nut and fruit bread
Banana nut and fruit bread - More DIY How To Projects]]> nicnak I have just served this up to my parents with a cup of tea, and they loved it, so hopefully you will too. This is the best way i know to use up those yucky brown bananas that you didnt get round to eating, and transforms them into nom nom treats. This is a really nice and quick treat to whip up, s...
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Thu, 7 Oct 2010 13:11:22 PDT