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Upgrading My Sous Vide Tech

Upgrading My Sous Vide Tech

A few years ago I wrote about trying the “poor man’s sous vide” hack. Since then, sous vide has gained popularity, and recently I’ve tried two devices that are more precise than the cooler-and-meat-thermometer method, but still more budget-friendly than full-fledged sous vide cookers. Read More

DIY Kitchen Hacks: Poor Man’s Sous Vide

DIY Kitchen Hacks: Poor Man’s Sous Vide

When I had my entire family out to visit Tribune, I knew one of the meals we wanted to have was a steak dinner because I’ve got a whole lot of locally-raised buffalo in my chest freezer. But with eight adults and three kids to feed, I wasn’t really sure how I’d cook that many steaks on my little 23″ charcoal grill. Twitter to the rescue! Read More