Ss Brewing Technologies Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Hops Growing > Dehydrator settings
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-27-2010, 02:53 PM   #1
ahansen
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 23
Default Dehydrator settings

Well, I picked up a dehydrator in a garage sale, picked my hops yesterday and was going to dehydrate them tonight. Anyone have guidance regarding the temperature and how long I should leave them in the dehydrator? I was thinking 90-100 degrees for 5 hours, thoughts?

__________________
ahansen is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-27-2010, 04:28 PM   #2
Henrythe9th
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Redmond OR, Oregon
Posts: 327
Liked 5 Times on 5 Posts
Likes Given: 12

Default

That's how I did mine 5 to 7 hours @90F

__________________
Henrythe9th is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-27-2010, 07:49 PM   #3
ahansen
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 23
Default

Was the dehydrator a permanent hop dehydrator after you got done (i.e. could never get the hop smell out of it)?

__________________
ahansen is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-27-2010, 07:55 PM   #4
Henrythe9th
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Redmond OR, Oregon
Posts: 327
Liked 5 Times on 5 Posts
Likes Given: 12

Default

have not noticed a smell after,, but hey hop infused fruit roll ups sounds say interesting!!

__________________
Henrythe9th is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-28-2010, 08:49 AM   #5
uechikid
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
uechikid's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Antioch Ca.
Posts: 625
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ahansen View Post
Was the dehydrator a permanent hop dehydrator after you got done (i.e. could never get the hop smell out of it)?
I soak my trays in Oxy-clean and hot water. Clean the base to get any lupulin off. That stuff really sticks. Made jerky about a weeks after I dried my hops, no problem.
__________________

"Carpe Diem"

uechikid is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
OOPS, I left the dehydrator on over night salad 419 Hops Growing 12 08-28-2009 02:02 PM
Why not a dehydrator for drying? Laughing_Gnome_Invisible Hops Growing 10 07-01-2009 12:40 PM