Vacuum Sealing Food for Long-Term Storage

| 9/15/2015 12:20:00 PM

Tags: food preservation, vacuum sealing, dehydrating, drying, Florida, Susan Gast,


Welcome to Step 5 of our Six Simple Steps — this post covers the vacuum-sealing of food especially for long-term storage. I really like vacuum-sealing dehydrated food over other methods for a few reasons:

1. Lightweight for toting (if an emergency situation arises)

2. No wasted electricity (no freezer storage necessary)

I'll be the first to admit that vacuum-sealing is the noisiest of our six steps, but it's the step where the kids can join in and have fun!

Tools Needed for Vacuum Sealing

Obviously you'll need a food vacuum-sealer and I highly recommend the FoodSaver brand. I've had mine for years and it gets the job done. Tools you'll need:

food machine
8/5/2016 10:57:16 AM

i vacuum seal all my frozen goods, it creates my lots of room in my freezer. i got my sealer from Definitely recommend one

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