As not to be a scallywag i want it to be clear this is not an original post written by anyone at The Pirates Republic, Quite Frankly I dont know who wrote it. It was sent to me about a year ago and I have been wanting to try this and I wasnt going to post the original until I did. Here we are I’ve tried it and it worked so here is the post and all Credit goes to the original poster whomever they may be!
A Fun, Economical Way to Make Your Meals
A few years ago, I posted all kinds of easy-to-make recipes and cooking tips for my readers. I then started to get requests for recipes that made only one or two servings.
You’ll also need boiling water. Your microwave oven can easily provide that. If your tap water is hot enough, you can skip heating up the water and just get it straight from your faucet. Being that your food will be cooked in boiling water, foods such as rice, pasta, and hot cereals cook the best. This doesn’t mean that you are limited to cooking only these foods, however. You can make soups, stews, casseroles, and many other recipes.A Fun, Economical Way to Make Your Meals
An easy casserole to start with is one of my personal favorites, Tuna Macaroni. First, pour 1-1/2 cups of boiling water into your Thermos. Then, carefully pour in 4 tablespoons of dry milk, 2/3 cup of elbow macaroni, 1/4 teaspoon of chicken bouillon, and 1/2 teaspoon of parsley. Place the
Finally, open your Thermos and mix in one drained can of tuna fish and 1/2 cup canned peas to the bottle. Reseal the container and allow your Tuna Macaroni to finish cooking. When you’re ready to eat lunch or dinner, pour the desired amount of Tuna Macaroni into a bowl. Season it to taste with salt and black pepper. Then, enjoy your homemade, economical meal!
Cooking your meals in a Thermos bottle can be handy at home. It can be even handier for making meals while you’re camping. Or, if you’re going hiking, skiing, or rock climbing, you can just add the ingredients and then go! When lunchtime rolls around, your meal will be hot and ready!