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by uxhamby
Mon Jul 28, 2014 1:17 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ember cook potatos overnight?
Replies: 5
Views: 1874

Re: ember cook potatos overnight?

I'm wondering about building a metal rack with horizontal members which sit stably in the embers and vertical members on which potatoes are impaled, some distance above the embers. In my mind, the radiant heat from the embers is lessened by the distance yet heat is conducted by the metal of the rack...
by uxhamby
Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ember cook potatos overnight?
Replies: 5
Views: 1874

ember cook potatos overnight?

How can I cook potatoes in the embers of a fire over night? I want to put them in the evening and then have them ready for breakfast but attempts up to now have resulted in rather charred examples by morning. I recall seeing on Edwardian farm the characters cooking potatoes in brick clay but I don't...