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Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Gluten Free Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Brownies are a favorite snack at our house, and maybe yours too. Brownies are an easy dessert to make in a solar oven. But when someone — in this case, Mr. B — develops a food allergy, many of the traditional favorites can no longer be enjoyed. Sometimes mild, sometimes life threatening, always inconvenient, food […]

Beer can chicken recipe

Beer Can Chicken

Delicious rotisserie chicken, often called Beer Can Chicken, can be made right on your barbeque grill, or in a smoker, oven, or solar oven. When we first started making chicken this way, nearly 20 years ago, a can was essential to the cooking process.  The can is used to support the chicken in an upright […]

Del Foods Al Pastor Street Tacos

Del Real Foods

Del Real Foods markets a line of Mexican food that includes everything from street tacos and tamales to refried beans and rice.  I was sent a sample box to try. Del Real Foods are fully cooked and ready to just heat up and eat. I decided to try the Al Pastor Street Tacos. The package gives […]

Mini SunFlair Solar Oven

Sunflair Mini Solar Oven: Review & Giveaway

Sunflair Solar Ovens now has a new miniature version, called appropriately, the Sunflair Mini Portable Solar Oven. I made  Stacked Turkey Enchiladas last week in this oven. . One of the best advantages of solar cooking is that it can be done almost anywhere. Without the need to carry heavy, cumbersome, and expensive fuels, a […]