Food Preservation

The Best Commercial Vacuum Sealers

The Best Commercial Vacuum Sealers

Commercial Chamber Vacuum Sealers Hamilton Beach PrimaVac 406 If you’ve got the counter space for it then the 406 is your best option due to its NSF listing, powerful pump, and the sheer size of its vacuum chamber. It’s the largest of the countertop vacuum sealers in...

Can You Vacuum Seal Hot Food?

Can You Vacuum Seal Hot Food?

Is It Safe to Vacuum Seal Food When It’s Still Hot? No, it’s not safe to vacuum seal food when it’s still hot for two main reasons: Firstly, the boiling point of a liquid is much lower in a vacuum, so the hot food could start to boil inside the sealer bag as the...

VacMaster VP200 Review

VacMaster VP200 Review

Ary VacMaster VP200 The Good Maintenance-free pumpSimple control panel interfaceClip to hold vacuum bags in placeAccessory hose portSmall footprint & very light The Bad Dry pump is slower & less reliable than an oil pumpOnly 3 preset timing modesToo basic for...

VacMaster VP215 Review

VacMaster VP215 Review

Ary VacMaster VP215 The Good Heavy duty stainless steel Long lasting oil pump Double seal bar for stronger seals Perfect for sealing liquids The Bad No accessory port for jars or canning Not suitable for sealing Mylar bags Requires oil changes [amazon...

The Best Vacuum Sealers for Large Items

The Best Vacuum Sealers for Large Items

FoodSaver GameSaver Big Game DC adaptor, rugged construction & carry handle make it perfect for home and outdoor use   Features 11” double-wide seal bar 12V DC & 110/120V compatible Handles up to 80 consecutive seals Built-in bag storage and cutter...

The Best Methods to Vacuum Seal Liquid, Wet Food, Soup & Marinades

The Best Methods to Vacuum Seal Liquid, Wet Food, Soup & Marinades

Can You Vacuum Seal Liquids & What Is the Best Method? Yes liquids, marinades, soups, and wet food can be vacuum sealed. The best method for vacuum sealing liquids depends on which type of vacuum sealer you are using but the easiest is to use a chamber vacuum...

How to Keep Homemade Bread Fresh

How to Keep Homemade Bread Fresh

What’s the absolute best way to keep your homemade bread fresh? Freezing your homemade bread is the best way to keep it fresh. For the best results wrap it in cling film then kitchen foil and put it in the freezer. The freezing process will keep the bread from drying...