REVIEW: Nesco American Harvest BJX-8 Jumbo Jerky Works Kit

Nesco American Harvest Jumbo Jerky Making KitNow you can make the perfect jerky with the Nesco American Harvest BJX-8 Jumbo Jerky Works Kit.

The kit comes with everything you will need to make your own homemade jerky. All you need to do is add ground meat.

This kit has received exceptional reviews on the net for not only its ease of use but also for the quality of the jerky it produces.

Most reviewers have indicated that the jerky is as good as store bought jerky.

We tried out the smaller version of the Nesco Jerky Works gun to see how it performed and were pleasantly surprised at how easy it was to make jerky using this system.

The first step involved blending some lean ground beef with one packet of the seasoning and one cure packet. We received a variety of seasoning and cure packets with our purchase including cajun, pepperoni, teriyaki, fajita and original.

Next we just filled the gun with the beef mixture and screwed on one of the attachments so we could get flat shaped jerky.

Then it was simply a matter of holding the jerky gun over the dehydrator tray and squeezing the trigger. You have to squeeze it multiple times to get a strip of jerky.

Once the dehydrator trays were filled we turned on the machine and then about 8 hours later – it may have been more – we had the tastiest jerky we’ve ever had.

This would have to be one of the simplest ways to make jerky and I will definitely be making more. The flavors are wonderful and they look like they have been professionally made.

You can see how we went on our very first try using the Nesco Jerky Gun in the video at the end of this post.

What’s included

  • jerky gun
  • flat tip for making jerky strips
  • 2 round tips for making small and large jerky strips
  • jerky spices and cures

How Does it Work?

Simply buy some ground meat and mix in the spices that come with the kit. Add the mixture to the jerky gun using whichever tip you like and out comes perfectly shaped jerky strips. You then need to dry them using a dehydrator.

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