Cooking in a Shoe box

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Cooking a meal in a shoe box


Shoe box per 2 people (reasonably deep and not too wide), tealight candle, matches, reasonable quality foil, tinned new potatoes, hot dogs, baked beans, forks.


Open the tins of food, each person should have a piece of foil - fold this in half and seal the edges. Spoon in each type of food, seal the top of the bag by folding over, pinch the top corners of the foli bag and hang across the lower part of the shoe boxshoe box. Light the candle and leave for 10 minutes or so until the food has been heated. Blow out the candle, carefully open the bag and eat the food (taking care in case it is veyr hot).


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