Water Activity and Food Preservation

Water Activity and Food Preservation

Water Activity and Food Preservation



Food science was by far one of my favorite classes. Scheduled in the last year of college, it felt like a reward for making it through all my other coursework . Although we learned a lot of cool, applicable things, my favorite concept was about water activity and food preservation. It was like everything I knew about food took on new meaning.

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Fall and Winter Soups and Chilis

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The air is getting cooler, though the sun still shines bright and warm in the afternoon. By evening, I am ready to pretend it is the middle of winter and we all need to delve into a steaming crock pot of stew.

I don’t really like stew all that much, but the idea is nice.

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