Cooking with Sunlight – Solar Cooking Demo

Cooking with Sunlight Solar Cooking Demo – June 26th, 2014

via Mapleton Ready

Cooking with the Sun is easier than you think.

Did you know you can bake, broil, grill, roast, sauté, fry, stir fry and even pressure cook with the Power of the Sun – NO FUEL REQUIRED! It’s so easy and fun that solar cooking isn’t just for emergencies anymore.

Sun Ovens can be used just like your home oven and reach temperatures of up to 400º Fahrenheit in the summer and up to 300º in the winter. Baked goods such as cookies and brownies can actually taste better. From fabulous tasting breads, scrumptious cookies, pot roasts and even an entire turkey. You can start with a frozen roast and in 3 to 4 hours, the time it takes to go to church, come home to a perfectly cooked meal.

Parabolic Cookers can be used just like your stove top to grill, steam, boil, fry or even BBQ. You can boil 1 liter of water in 10 minutes, reach grilling temperatures in 5 minutes and searing temperatures in 10 minutes.

We’re fortunate to have two world-class presenters: Paul Munson (SunOvens) and Scot Frank (SolSource), both leading solar cooking innovators. See full bio at bottom.

LIVE Demonstrations in the east parking lot starting at 4:00 pm (We hope it’s really sunny!). See first hand how both solar ovens and parabolics work and taste the results. Also, a limited number of Complete Sun Oven Bundles and SolSource Parabolic cooker sets will be available at a special Mapleton Ready group rate and available for pickup from our home that night. We’ve been asked not to publish the price so if interested before the class give us call and we’ll get your name on the list (801) four nine one 1111. Or if you can’t make the workshop or live outside of Utah you can usually find pretty reasonable prices online for both cookers and a wide range of other solar cookers from a variety of vendors. The important thing is that you get cooking with the sun, even if it’s just a cardboard box covered in tinfoil.

Thursday June 26th
7:00 pm
(Outdoor Cooking Demonstrations 4:00 to 6:30 pm)
Mapleton Stake Center
(970 North 400 East)

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Paul Munson is President of Sun Ovens International in Elburn, IL. Paul has been involved in solar cooking projects in developing countries on 5 continents with his Sun Ovens now being used in over 130 countries. Paul loves sharing the global benefits of using the best renewable resource…the sun…to cook just about anything.

Scot Frank is the co-founder and CEO of One Earth Designs with offices in Hong Kong and San Francisco. Scot received Bachelor’s degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT and holds two patents for solar energy. His SolSource parabolic cookers were designed and tested in the Himalayan mountains to withstand the toughest environmental conditions. With One Earth Designs, he aims to change the way people around the world use energy.

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