Simple syrup for your sizzurp.

Ingredients Water Sugar Heat Technique Measure equal parts water and sugar Heat the water up to around boiling Pour in the sugar Stir to dissolve Cool Put it in a container to use Why? Simple syrup is for bar use. Today I was making emergency Mint Juleps and decided to make simple syrup. I also…

Costco Salmon Sous Vide in the package

Science Salmon Sous Vide Costco sealed from the grocery. I got some wild caught, previously frozen, Salmon at Costco. It is sealed. Not as heavy duty as the Costco chicken breast. I trimmed the package to fit comfortably in the Sous Vide cooler. It looked like the packaging was holding up. So I went for…

Red Potatoes Instant Pot in 20 minutes

Red Potatoes in an Instant Pot in about 20 minutes total. Instant Pot Recipe Get a couple hand full of Red Potatoes or as many will fit in an Instant Pot Wash them off Put them in the Instant Pot using the trivet or a steamer baskets Put 1 Cup or so of water in…

Costco Chicken Breast Sous Vide in two hours.

Your mind is about to be blown. Ingredients Costco Chicken Breast – Do not open the vacuum pack it comes in. If you have a package that might be leaking, put in another vacuum sealed bag or a ziploc with the air out of it.  So you can do two at a time. Look closely,…

Fried Rice (still not perfect) faster than delivery

Ingredients Several Cups of cooked Rice – see this amazing article. Instant Pot Rice.  Protein pre-cooked- What ever you have lying around. Chicken, Shrimp, Pork Carnitas in about an hour, ham Frozen or Fresh Vegetables – I have frozen vegetables in the freezer to throw in and make it pretty. Carrots Broccoli Onions Garlic Eggs Cooking…

Instant Pot Rice.

Instant Pot Rice. Let me borrow liberally from the Instant Pot page. Cooking rice in the Instant Pot, the 1:1 water to rice ratio method: Measure dry rice, set aside. (about 1 “cup” minimum recommended, any “cup” you choose) Measure same amount of water, add to Instant Pot’s inner pot/liner. Rinse rice, add wet rice…

One Instant Pot Spaghetti in 35 minutes

One of the best things you can do with an Instant Pot. Ingredients 1 Pound Ground Beef – At least, more is better 1 Pound Spaghetti Noodles, (change the noodles Farfalle, Penne, literally everything is more interesting that spaghetti) 1 Jar Spaghetti Sauce, enough for one box of spaghetti Water Instructions Put meat in the…