Introduction: Mega Can Cooking
Cooking with Mega Cans is an easy, fun and safe way to cook a meal outside and in the wild in a survival situation. Mega Cans are any overly large cans, typically very large cans of soda, energy drink or other beverages.
Step 1: Step 1: Gather Your Materials
What you need for mega can cooking is: One Mega Can, A fire, and something to Cook, in this example we cook soup.
Step 2: Step 2: Fill Your Mega Cans With Water.
To use a Mega Can to cook you must make sure that the mega can you are using to cook with is clean. You must also make sure that the can has no holes or cuts so that whatever you are cooking. The best things to cook in Mega Cans are Soups, Stews and other Water based foods.
Step 3: Step 3: Start Your Fire.
Always make sure that when you start a fire that it is controlled and never gets out of control.
Step 4: Step 4: Boil the Water.
You always have to boil your water so that it is free of bacteria and germ free. You never want to get sick from drinking or consuming contaminated water or food. Boiling water makes sure that your food is not only safe but also makes sure that your food tastes great!
Step 5: Step 5: Open Your Food of Choice
We cooked soup in this example, so we opened a can of soup.
Step 6: Step 6: Add Your Food of Choice to the Water and Cook It.
When Adding your food to the boiling water be careful not to burn yourself on the hot can or on the boiling hot water. Always use a fireproof or heat resistant glove when picking up the can. When adding your food of choice make sure not to spill any of your food as to not waste any or attract any animals. Also make sure you add the right amount of your food of choice to the water. Making sure you have the correct water to food ratio makes your food taste great!
Step 7: Step 7: Enjoy!
Make sure when taking the mega can of food off the fire you do not burn yourself. Make sure your food is fully cooked and enjoy!
Participated in the
Outdoor Cooking Challenge 2016