Dried chrysanthemum flowers to make herbal tea using a cold dryer

Since ancient times, chrysanthemum has been known as a precious flower with an elegant fragrance and many health benefits. Today, chrysanthemums are not only used for decoration but also processed into many different products, of which dried chrysanthemum tea is a popular drink.

Dried chrysanthemums used as herbal tea are a product that brings many health benefits. Thanks to the application of advanced freeze-drying technology, the chrysanthemum tea production process retains the flavor and medicinal properties of the flower, ensuring high quality products. This article will provide you with detailed information about the benefits and process of producing chrysanthemum tea dried with the SUNSAY cold dryer.

Freeze-dried chrysanthemums as tea are very popular today
Freeze-dried chrysanthemums as tea are very popular today

Chrysanthemum tea

Chrysanthemum tea has long been known for its many health benefits:

  • Reduce stress and anxiety.
  • Improve sleep.
  • AIDS digestion.
  • Anti-inflammatory and antibacterial.

Chamomile, with its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, makes it an ideal ingredient for making herbal tea.

Advantages of freeze drying technology in drying chrysanthemums

Maintains original flavor and medicinal properties

  • Freeze-drying technology dries chrysanthemums at low temperatures, helping to preserve the natural flavor: Dried chrysanthemums still retain their characteristic aroma, without losing flavor.
  • Maintaining medicinal properties: Beneficial compounds such as flavonoids, antioxidants, and other essences are retained, helping chrysanthemum tea maintain its beneficial health effects.

Keep the same color

Chrysanthemum flowers after drying with freeze-drying technology retain their natural color, without darkening or changing. This helps the final product become more attractive and high quality, meeting high aesthetic standards.

Chrysanthemums dried using SUNSAY freeze-drying technology dry evenly for beautiful colors
Chrysanthemums dried using SUNSAY freeze-drying technology dry evenly for beautiful colors

Energy saving and environmentally friendly

  • Freeze drying technology is not only effective but also environmentally friendly:
  • Energy saving: Heat pump system and temperature and humidity control help optimize power consumption.
  • Using freeze drying technology helps save energy costs, minimize environmental impact, and improve production efficiency, creating favorable conditions for market expansion.

Process of drying chrysanthemums with SUNSAY cold dryer

Step 1: Prepare chrysanthemums

  • Choose fresh, even-colored, undamaged chrysanthemum flowers.
  • Chrysanthemums are gently washed to remove dirt and impurities.
  • Let the chrysanthemums drain completely before putting them into the drying process.

Step 2: Dry chrysanthemums 

  • Arrange the chrysanthemums evenly on the drying tray so they don’t overlap and ensure good air circulation.
  • Set a low drying temperature, usually from 20°C to 40°C, suitable for chrysanthemums.
  • Drying time can be from 8 to 12 hours, depending on the initial humidity and size of the flowers.
Spread the flowers evenly on the tray
Spread the flowers evenly on the tray

Step 4: Check product and packaging 

  • Make sure chrysanthemums after drying reach a moisture content of less than 10%, helping to preserve them for a long time without becoming moldy.
  • Dried chrysanthemums are packed into sealed bags or boxes and stored in a dry place to maintain quality.

Freeze-dried chrysanthemum tea has a bright yellow color, the flowers are almost kept intact after drying. When mixed, chrysanthemums will bloom large and look like fresh flowers. The tea has a delicate, gentle aroma, giving the tea drinker a feeling of purity, comfort, and extreme relaxation.

SUNSAY cold dryer – Advanced and effective drying equipment for all kinds of tea

Made in Vietnam technology, SUNSAY cold dryer products save 85% compared to traditional heat drying, 45% compared to heat pump dryers. Using freeze drying technology helps businesses and production facilities save production costs while still ensuring output quality.

Convenient heat amplitude, can dry a variety of vegetables, tubers and fruits. With this dryer, customers can heat and cold dry on the same device. Applicable for many different drying purposes. SUNSAY freeze dryer can process and dry seafood products, dried medicinal herbs, and all kinds of fruits.

The outstanding product feature of the drying system is that only water exits from the dryer, energy is used 100% efficiently to dry the product.

Freeze-dried chrysanthemums using SUNSAY dryer
Freeze-dried chrysanthemums using SUNSAY dryer

The closed circulation drying principle ensures that external pollutants such as dust and bacteria cannot penetrate inside the dryer. This keeps the drying material extremely clean.

SUNSAY  Food heat pump dryer does not depend on the temperature and humidity around the environment where the machine is located, so the dryer can be used in any location with any climatic conditions.

SUNSAY dryers operate on the principle of dual condensation and water separation in the drying chamber without being affected by the drying temperature, thereby increasing the ability to draw water evenly from inside to outside of the dried object.

Temperature, humidity and drying time can be programmed in stages depending on the actual drying process of your product. The drying process of vegetables and fruits also depends on the rate of heating of the drying material. If the heat is increased too quickly, the surface of the material will harden, preventing moisture from escaping.

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With more than 15 years of research and innovation, SUNSAY’s team of talented engineers has crafted a perfect solution for enhancing the value and preserving Vietnamese agricultural products. SUNSAY not only helps drying become faster and more efficient, but also opens up new opportunities for the sustainable development of the agricultural industry.

With competitive prices and outstanding quality, SUNSAY has affirmed its position as the ideal partner for those who love to improve the quality of agricultural products. SUNSAY’s freeze dryer not only preserves the flavor and nutrition, but also preserves the freshness and appeal of the fruit. Not only that, SUNSAY also demonstrates perfection through the design of the fruit drying factory to meet the growing needs of customers.

Come to SUNSAY to experience our difference and professionalism. We are committed to providing completely free product sample drying services, helping you feel completely secure about the quality and effectiveness of SUNSAY cold dryers. We not only contribute to enhancing the value of Vietnamese agricultural products but also promote the development of the domestic agricultural industry.

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