Jacket Potatoes

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  1. Shrimp64

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    Suppose you have no electric, no gas oven, no open fire or BBQ, how will you cook a Jacket spud?
     
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    Wrap in silver foil and make a fire.
     
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    in aluminium foil on the exhaust manifold(y)
     
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    Wrap it in silver foil then walk around all day with it under your arm. :D
     
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    Assuming you have a gas ring, then you need to acquire a Double Skillet or a Dutch Oven!
     
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    Go to nearest pub, no washing up either :)
     
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    That works!:) We used to do that in the Army!(y)
     
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    Pub sounds good.
    I know you can get a proper Dutch oven but can you use a heavy pan (cast iron) with lid, does it need a diffuser under it?
     
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    If you are on the move wrap the spuds in foil and put in the slow cooker which is running from the inverter.
     
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    Interesting ... how long do they take?
     
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    If you are going to use an inverter, I would think a small microwave would be as good as owt, I know t says no bbq but you could get a disposable one , plenty good enough for a couple of tatas
     
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    about 3 months:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    In the absence of being able to get a double skillet, a quality pan with a tight fitting lid should do instead, you don't want one too big as it will take too long to heat up.
     
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    But what are you going to heat it with ?.....a big magnifying glass !
    Your post says....No electric, no gas oven, no open fire and no BBQ.
     
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    Slice into chip shaped objects, then deep fry. Sorted:LOL:
     
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    You didn't say no gas hob? in a skillet
     
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    Hi.
    Mate used to do that with his g/daughters meal when we went away on holidays in the c/vans, stop after a couple of hours,check if it was OK.... Di Dins,result
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    PS. "Great Scott " Nip across to Calais and put it on a "Jungle Camp fire.....?"
     
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    On the gas hob silly billy! :D
     
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    Pop next door and stick it in their oven...
     
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    About 6 hours. I rub with oil and salt (or salt substitute). It's amazing what you can do in a slow cooker but get one that doesn't need liquid in it. I've baked cakes and bread in mine...... about two hours for each but it needs trial and error to get right!
     
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