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With summer coming, it’s going to be great cooking in a Wonder Box. No heat from a stove to worry about. Here are a couple more recipes for you to try. I haven’t tried this one, but my friend has and she gave me the recipes.
Pear Dessert (or apple)
15 pears, peeled 2 tbsp. flour
Cored & quartered 2 tbsp. of brown sugar
Zest from one lemon 1 tsp. cinnamon
¼ flour ¼ tsp. ginger
¼ sugar mix together, cut in a
¼ water tablespoon of butter
Toss pears with lemon juice, zest, flour and sugar. Put water in bottom of a large pan, (like a double boiler) place pear mixture in pan that will fit inside the larger pan of water and top with topping.…Read More...
This is the one I am trying next: TERYAKI CHICKEN
½ cup soy sauce
1/3 cup sugar
¼ tsp ginger
(Combine top three ingredients and fill with water to the top of a
2 cup measuring cup)
¼ minced onion
Raw chicken (cut up)or you use
Chicken breast , cut into bite size pieces and marinate.
Use approximately 1 piece of chicken per person (cut up) and marinate in sauce for a minimum of 3-4 hours.…Read More...
This morning I decided to cook a beef stew, I figured this would be a good time to cook with my Wonder Box. I made a simple beef stew in a eight quart stainless steel pan. It was then brought it to a hard boil for fifteen minutes. The lid should be on during the boiling to warm it.
The hot pan was then placed in the bottom of the Wonder Box. The bottom cushion came up to almost the top of the pan. I then placed the top cushion over the top of the pan making sure there were no gaps to let the heat out.…Read More...
What is a Wonder Box? A Wonder Box is a heat retention cooker. The major benefit of the Wonder Box is to reduce the amount fuel you need to cook meals. A source of information I read, stated that you can save up to 80% of your needed fuel by using a Wonder Box, because the heat used for simmering is eliminated. What kind of meals can you cook in the Wonder Box? Any meals that you can cook in a Crock Pot. You have to allow a little more time.
A Wonder Box is two cushions placed in a 20 gallon container with a lid.…Read More...