Roastin a Hen - Fiberglass RV

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-10-2007, 06:13 AM   #1
Senior Member
Lyndon Laney's Avatar
Name: Lyndon
Trailer: 1996 19 ft Scamp 19 ft 5th Wheel ('TOGETHERNEST' SLEEPS 8
Posts: 256
Earlier in the week when I came out to my shop the thermometer said -22. Better find a nice warm project for today . Now I had my eye on a nice fat roastin hen for some time now. So built a fire in my 1922 wood range and sliced of about 7 or 9 slices of homemade souredough bread cut it into squares and put on the stove to toast . Put 1 cup water and ľ stick butter in an old pan along with a three fingered pinch of dried celery, 3 fingers of sage 2 fingers salt and pepper heated that up and mixed it with toasted bread crumbs prepared the bird and salted it all over stuffed the bread in the cavity where the inards were put it in a covered roastin pan along with 3 cups water. Opened all drafts Now I was occupied till just after noon with basting the hen and adding wood to the fire. At this time I ventured to the root cellar for a few nice smaller Yukon Gold spuds , washed them and put em in the pan then I commenced to bastin and feeding again. About an hour before supper I mixed up a batch of Buttermilk biskits . I opened a jar of green beans and slivered almonds and put it in the roaster. Also a quart of mulled cider in the oven , closed the damper and sat there and watched that bird and the biskits turn a golden brown Next poured off the juice added about 4 spoons flour some salt pepper a little basil and onion and I had my yeller gravy. Now thatís a way to spend a cold Minnesota day.

Lyndon Laney is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2007, 07:24 AM   #2
Senior Member
Donna D.'s Avatar
Name: Donna D
Trailer: Escape 5.0 TA, 2014
Posts: 23,914
Yumm....yum, yum...sounds GREAT

Donna D.
Ten Forward - 2014 Escape 5.0 TA
Double Yolk - 1988 16' Scamp Deluxe
Donna D. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2007, 08:02 AM   #3
Senior Member
Taylor Kissinger's Avatar
Trailer: 19 ft Scamp (Egg Salad Annie)
Posts: 260
That does not sound bad for a wet and wolly Oregon day. We loose electrical power every winter for bit 1to5 days My wood stove comes in handy. and the dutch oven with the legs sawed off works great on top. I do not have to trudge up the hill to the scamp . Pinto beans and home made tortillas remind me off summer to come. Stay warm
Taylor Kissinger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2007, 03:01 PM   #4
Senior Member
Alf S.'s Avatar
Name: Alfred
Trailer: 2014 Escape 5.0TA / 2010 Nissan Frontier
Posts: 3,653
Send a message via Yahoo to Alf S.
Hi: Roasted Duck, baked potatoes and cabbage caserole for dinner to night..."Watch your head" Alf S. North shore of Lake Erie
Alf S. is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:42 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.