www.rewonline.com   Call us (800) 821-9153  
Why You Should Own a Vacuum Sealer

Read 385 times - 4.00 / 5 Based on 10 Votes - 9 min

Why You Should Own a Vacuum Sealer

       Restaurant Equipment World has created this guide to help you learn about all the benefits of vacuum sealers. They are mostly known for being able to seal food then stuff it in your freezer for later. However, we are going to uncover some things you may not know about them. Vacuum sealers are an excellent tool to cook with. They are a great way to save money and they help preserve food quality. Vacuum sealers are offered in a couple of different types. We will cover the pros and cons of both. Keep reading to learn more about vacuum sealers and their benefits.

       Vacuum sealers are an excellent way to add depth to your cooking ability. One of the most popular ways to cook with a vacuum sealer is sous vide. This is a cooking technique commonly used by the pros to offer high-end quality results. This technique is often found in restaurants but has become popular for home cooks. This process is vacuum sealing food in a bag, then cooking it in a precise temperature water bath. The results are impossible to achieve by other cooking methods.

     

       Why would you want to cook using this method? Well, it's very easy with only 3 steps many people can do it and because of the results. You end up with a couple of benefits consistency, taste, waste reduction, and flexibility. Because of the precise temperature, pressure, and time, you will get the same results every time. There is a boost of flavor because the food cooks in its juices resulting in juicy and tender meat. Traditionally cooked food dries out and loses volume. On average a steak can lose 40% of its volume but with sous vide it loses none. It also does not require constant attention because it holds food at an exact temperature so you don't have to worry about overcooking. This is just one of the cooking methods possible with a vacuum sealer.

       Another benefit of having a vacuum sealer is the ability to preserve food. The magic of a vacuum sealer happens by removing the air from the bag. This will help protect your food from bacteria growth, freezer burn, and dehydration. The results are high-quality freshness for an extended period of time. You can vacuum seal almost any type of food meats, vegetables, fruit, bulk goods, and more. However, there are some exceptions that either requires some steps before sealing or not to be sealed at all. The ability to preserve food goes hand and hand with a vacuum sealer's ability to save you money. Because of the increase in shelf life, you will be able to reduce food waste. You will also be able to buy in bulk and save food for when you need it. You will be able to keep food as fresh as possible with a vacuum sealer. Vacuum sealed products often last 3 to 5 times longer than a non-sealer food item. Overall, they are ideal for any restaurant that wants to save money.


       Now that you have decided to get a vacuum sealer we will go over two of the most common types. These machines come in two different variations, Chamber vacuum sealers and external vacuum sealers. Chamber sealers are best for when you are doing a lot of sealing, working with large batches, or sealing liquids. They usually have a higher upfront cost  but they give you the best performance and versatility. External vacuum sealers are excellent if you are only doing occasional sealing, and if you are not sealing liquids. They cost less than a chamber machine and provide a great seal but lack the versatility and performance of a chamber unit. Chambered machines work better for commercial use. They usually work fast and have a larger sealing bar. Some even let you seal multiple bags at once to make it easy for large batches. The best machine for you will vary depending on your application.

    

       In conclusion, vacuum sealers offer many benefits. From providing more depth to your cooking abilities to helping you save money and preserve food. In the long run vacuum sealers will pay for themselves. Either chamber or external sealing machines will provide a lot value to you. We are here to help. Restaurant Equipment World is family owned and operated. We have experienced representatives available to help you choose the best vacuum sealers for your needs and budget.


Contact us...


See this Category in our Website


Categories: Tutorials  Articles  Website Categories  


Published by:


sean.karpowicz@rewonline.com

REWrite Blog



Bad
Rate as 5 star
Good


Share this content using
     

Related Articles



Baking At Home Would Be That Much Easier!
Working at a restaurant supply store is like being a kid in a candy store for a wanna-be baker like me!! I could walk up and down the aisles all day making lists of all the things I could use and would love to have in my kitchen. The one thing I wa ...

See more ...


Categories: Articles  
Published by: Ramona Weisent - 10/19/2009

Read 399 times - 4.00 - 1 min







Wendy's Launches Hispanic Campaign
byKarlene Lukovitz, Media Post Marketing Daily Wendy's International, Inc. is rolling out a new series of television and radio commercials targeting the U.S. Hispanic market. Themed "Sabor de Verdad," roughly translating to "Real Taste," the Spa ...

See more ...


Categories: Articles  
Published by: Ramona Weisent - 11/02/2010

Read 507 times - 4.00 - 7 min







The Crooked Spoon
Offering More Than Delicious Food from a Truck Now that I'm a believer, I want to experience everything that Orlando Foodtrucks have to offer- one meal at a time. My experience last week with the Korean BBQ Taco Box (@koreanbbq_2011) was am ...

See more ...


Categories: Articles  
Published by: Ramona Weisent - 07/01/2011

Read 362 times - 4.00 - 5 min







I'm In A Long Term (Professional) Relationship
It all started about 8 years ago. I picked up the telephone, and said, "Hi, how can I help you!" From that moment, that customer, whom I helped in providing information and answering his questions on products he was interested in, turned into one ...

See more ...


Categories: Articles  
Published by: Ramona Weisent - 10/20/2009

Read 331 times - 4.00 - 3 min







When To Replace Your Walk-In...
If you've got a walk-in freezer or cooler, it can be difficult to know when to replace it. For most restaurant owners, it probably rarely crosses your mind until something goes wrong and you're looking for a place to store 6,000 pounds worth of meat ...

See more ...


Categories: Articles  
Published by: Ramona Weisent - 11/03/2010

Read 470 times - 4.00 - 3 min










REWrite Blog

Welcome to the REWrite blog site. We created this page to inform and entertain you. We like to visit our customers and eat good food - check out our restaurant videos. We also like to share fun events, informative articles and funny stuff about our staff here at REW.

So, take a few minutes and peruse through our site, and feel free to leave ratings and comments . . . we love those! Don't forget to check back often as we like to keep you posted.

Filter by category.
Articles104
REW Academy72
REW68
Website Categories68
Restaurants60
Vendors17
Food15
Events14
Funny7
Infographic6
Interviews6
Tutorials6
Web6
Kitchen5
Social Media4
Customers3

Most popular (top 5)
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Launches NEW Spanish Version of Website
Life Kitchen Florida App
Indoor Chairs and Bar Stools Overview
Complete Guide to Cooking Knives
Crowd control Overview

Top rated (top 5)
Faucet, Sink, and Drain Accessories
Ramekins and Sauce Cups
Hot and Cold Holding Displayware
Trays
Menu Covers

Editor Pick
Restaurant Equipment (REW) Visits DoveCote Brasserie
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Kyoto Sushi & Grill
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Omelet Bar
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Duffy's Sports Grill
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits The Golden Knife Chop House
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits RusTeak
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits The Osprey Tavern
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits RiverGrille On The Tomoka
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Cocina 214 Mexican Kitchen & Bar
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Antonella's Pizzeria
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Launches NEW Spanish Version of Website
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Croissant Gourmet
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Valisa Bakery
Life Kitchen Florida App
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Don Julio’s
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) Visits Crepe Delicious
Restaurant Equipment World (REW) is OPEN and Taking ACTION to Serve YOU!

      

USA Headquarters
2413 N Forsyth Road Orlando FL, 32807
Toll-free: (800) 821-9153