Candies Freeze Drying

Candy manufacturers are seeking new ways to improve the taste and flavor of candies. An innovative method that has got popularity in recent years is the vacuum freeze drying technology. It works by freezing the candy and then placing it in a vacuum chamber, the frozen water inside the candy will sublimates directly from solid to vapor, the dried candy is crispy, airy and crunchy texture. Since the market demand is increasing year by year, to meet the strong requirement of FD candies, freeze dried manufacturers expect large capacity freeze dryers to process large amount of candies.

The Vikumer FDRS series freeze drying equipment perfect fits candy freeze dry, short batch duration and high freeze dried quality. Depending on models, the candies load capacity from 20kgs to 200kgs, batch duration less than 7hours.

Technical Spec.

Model FD-5RS FD-10RS FD-20RS FD-30RS
Candy Load 20Kgs/Batch 40Kgs/Batch 80Kgs/Batch 120Kgs/Batch
Shelf Area 4.8m2 9.72m2 19.44m2 29m2
No. of Shelves 9+1 9+1 12+1 12+1
Shelf Size 600*900mm 900*1200mm 1200*1350mm 1350*1800mm
Shelves Spacing 50mm 50mm 50mm 50mm
Shelf Temp. Range -35C~+100C -35C~+100C -35C~+100C -35C~+100C
Condenser Capacity 30Kgs/24Hrs 50Kgs/24Hrs 100Kgs/24Hrs 200Kgs/24Hrs
Condenser Temp. -45C -45C -45C -45C
Vacuum Final 15Pa 15Pa 15Pa 15Pa
Power Install 12Kw 15Kw 25Kw 35Kw
Electric 380V/50Hz/3P 380V/50Hz/3P 380V/50Hz/3P 380V/50Hz/3P
Size (W*L*H) (mm) 1300*2800*2100 1500*4000*2300 1800*5500*2700 2300*7000*2700

Tips: Load capacity based on gummies (spacing around 1cm).

Candy That Fits Freeze Dry

Freeze drying works well with a wide variety of candy types such as fruit-flavored, gummies, chews. Some candies are expanding a lot after freeze dry, some are lightly expanded.

Contact Vikumer team to get examples of freeze dried candies, pictures and suitable freeze drying equipment.