Boiling food in Ziploc bags is a popular way to cook when sitting around the camp fire or when trying to make a quick meal. The benefits of boiling food in this manner is that there is no clean up and the process is very simple. Next time you go camping you can try this boil-in-a-bag omelet recipe.
Fill a cook pot with water and place it on the stove or over a camp fire. Allow for the water to boil.
Place your food in a Ziploc bag. A popular meal to prepare in Ziploc bags is an omelet. Put your eggs and add-ins such as bacon and ham into the bag. Shake the bag to make sure the ingredients are all combined together. Squeeze all of the air out of the bag for best results.
Put the Ziploc bag in the boiling water. Let the bag cook until the food appears to be done. You can tell when an omelet is done when it takes shape in the bottom of the bag and is no longer runny.
Remove the bag from the water by grabbing the top of the bag with tongs, being careful not to put a hole in the bag.
Cut the top of the bag off with scissors so that there is a large opening at the top. Pour the food out of the Ziploc bag onto a plate.
How to Make Pot Roast in a Cooking Bag
How to Store Dehydrated Foods
How to Convert Stovetop Recipes to ...
How to Smoke Food With Cedar Chips
How to Reheat Chinese Takeaway
How to Cook a Roast in a Bag
How to Use a Hob Steamer
Can You Cook Something Frozen in the ...
How to Cook With Saran Wrap
How to Reheat Sliced Turkey
How to Cook Beef Florentine
The Positive Effects of Using a ...
How to Marinate a Top Round Roast
How to Use an Indoor Electric Grill
How to Bake Fresh String Beans in the ...
How to Cook Meat Loaf in an Oven Bag
The Steps in Cooking Raw Foods in a ...
How Long Does a Pot Roast Last After It ...
How to Cook a Roast With the Flavorwave
How Long Does It Take to Cook Linguine?
Tyler Ellington is a freelance journalist whose work consists of a wide variety of topics. A freelance journalist since 2007, Ellington typically spends most of his time writing about sports, business and technology. His work has appeared on various websites. He earned his master's degree from California University of Pennsylvania.
Design Pics/Valueline/Getty Images