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Hi SunriseEast, The reasonHi SunriseEast, The reason that it takes so long is that the temperature is very low and the garlic itself is so sticky. The first year I dried the garlic for only four days and, after I powdered it, it became quite sticky and solid in a few months' time. If you let it get really dry, this doesn't happen.

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