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Introduction

Among freeze-dried fruits in healthy stores are mangoes, cherries, strawberries, apples, and more. The reason they are so popular is becase of its quality remains for longer periods of time. Freeze drying allows most of the original flavour, colour and nutrients to remain.
One important feature of these foods is its preservation. When freeze-dried it never goes bad. You can ineed keep it a very long time. This information tells about preserving by other methods.
The next point dealth with the dehydration itself. For this you just take fruits (berries, appples, strawberries, cherries), cut into slices like a half a centimeter thickness, put in a low temperature freezer until they are solid, then into chamber with vacuum when temperature will reach less then -40 degree. By this method ice substance in fruits will turn into a crystal therefore the water from the fruit will evaporate of its own accord.
And the last explination describes appliacation of this method when we talk about shelf-standing food category.
The best quality fruits are sure by another method. Freeze-drying permit most of original flavour, colour and usefuliness. Making a freeze-dried fruit means the possibility of a years- long storage while guaranteeing the best.

Freeze-Drying: A Brief Overview

Freeze-drying works by first freezing the fruit and then removing moisture via a process of vacuum, without additives or chemicals.

Preservation

Preservation is the greatest advantage of freeze-dried fruit. It is important because freeze-drying preserves almost all the minerals, vitamins, shape and taste of the fruit.

Dehydration

Dehydration via freeze-drying removes the moisture, making it easier for space crews to store fruit in an edible, shelf-stable format.

Benefits of Freeze-Dried Fruits

Natural Sweetness

Freeze-dried fruits are full of the sweet but natural tastes of fresh fruit. They are far healthier than many common snacks and the sweetness tends to be more concentrated, richer than the fruit you cubed up or chopped and the flavour more intense.

Shelf-Stable Fruits

Their top feature, of course, is their long shelf life: under the right conditions, they can keep for years without spoiling.

Usage and Applications

From backcountry expeditions to fruit salad in the airline cabin, freeze-dried fruits are a delightful add-in to many recipes and packaged snacks. They can simply be eaten out of their bag. They’re found in cereals and trail mixes, a topping for gourmet restaurants presentations and much more.

Environmental Impact

Despite being an energy-intensive process, freeze-drying is, in fact, a sustainable process that helps to reduce food waste because it substantially increases the shelf life of perishable fruit.

Conclusion

One of the most innovative, natural, fresh-tasting, shelf-stable foods for humans and domestic animals that I have stumbled upon are freeze-dried fruits. Preservation, dehydration, and shelf-stable characteristics combine to make them irresistible for consumers and producers of such products.

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