Accession Number : ADD003759

Title :   Method of Compacting and Freeze-Drying Particulate Foods.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rahman,Abdul R

Report Date : 05 Oct 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A method of producing a compacted, freeze-vacuum-dehydrated food product capable of rehydration to produce discrete particulate reconstituted food of good quality comprising applying pressure to the frozen particulate food while simultaneously freeze-vacuum-dehydrating the same to a moisture content below about 4.0 weight percent. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Compressed foods, Freeze drying, Moisture content

Subject Categories : Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE