We spent the night pressing plums from a local farm in the rack and cloth. Take a look.
Loading some plums into cloth for a freeze pressing.
cherry wood rack for fruit pressing
The racks are layered on top of the cloth wrapped layers of fruit
The fruit is loaded and wrapped in cloth.
After wrapping the stone fruit is spread in an even layer
when pressure is added the natural sugars and essential flavors begin to pour from the rack and cloth
checking the flowing juice for clarity
pure plum juice is flowing from the spout
after pressing the dried fibers fruit layer cake is removed and composted