I'd like to start making my jerkies, fermenting or drying food. So, any book recommendation is welcome.
- On jerky I was thinking of getting
Do you think it's an ok book? Which one you prefer on the subject.
- Drying Mary Bell's Book do you think is a good purchase? I think I want to make jerkies and dry nuts, not particular interested in drying fruit, grains or vegetables.
- On fermenting food, I'd like to get this for kimchi but I'm just afraid the ingredients are too exotic for this part of the world. For sauerkraut this or wild fermentation? I only wolud do some vegetable fermentation and after the summer sauerkraut.
I'm going to buy a crockpot here, prices in France seems cheaper to me than the States for these pots, likely a 5 Liter will be enough. I couldn't find a vegetable fermented master. Does it make a huge difference in your experience?
I've seen japanese pickle presses on amazon (which would be easier for my DH to bring back from the US) but they are in plastic and I'm not convinced.