Tiger Nut Drying Room

Once tiger nuts have been cleaned, they have to release moisture through a drying process. During this process humidity is reduced from 50% to 11%. This step usually lasts 3 months, it is carried out slowly and carefully, in order to let tiger nuts to acquire its own features. During this operation tubers are stirred so the drying is uniform, twice a day at the beginning and decreasing in frequency as they lose humidity