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==Resources==
==Resources==
While the [[Boy Scout Handbook]] and [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35879* Cooking Merit Badge Pamphlet] are your primary resources, the links below can help you learn {{PAGENAME}}. See the [[{{PAGENAME}}#Disclaimers|Disclaimers]]. See . [[Troop Program Features|Make cooking a part of your Troop Program]].<br>
While the [[Boy Scout Handbook]] and [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35879* Cooking Merit Badge Pamphlet] are your primary resources, the links below can help you learn {{PAGENAME}}. See the [[{{PAGENAME}}#Disclaimers|Disclaimers]]. See . [[Troop Program Features|Make cooking a part of your Troop Program]].<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''BSA Video''': The [http://www.scouting.org/applications/rankvideo.aspx Skills Lessons] are excellent but are large files that require [http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/ Apple QuickTime].<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''BSA Video''': The [http://www.scouting.org/applications/rankvideo.aspx Skills Lessons] are excellent but are large files that require [http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/ Apple QuickTime].<br>
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==Meal Planning==
==Meal Planning==
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*'''Heathly Meals''': [http://www.healthyfridge.org The Healthy Fridge] - [http://www.foodsafety.gov U.S. Department of Agriculture] - [http://www.whfoods.com/foodstoc.php Healthiest Foods] - [http://www.diabetes.org American Diabetes Assn.] - [http://www.deliciousdecisions.org American Heart Assn.] - [http://www.ams.usda.gov/nop USDA Nat. Organic Program] - [http://www.mypyramid.gov/ Food Pyramid] - [http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/resources/mypyramidclassroom.html USDA Nutrition] - [http://www.aafcs.org AAFCS]
*'''Heathly Meals''': [http://www.healthyfridge.org The Healthy Fridge] - [http://www.foodsafety.gov U.S. Department of Agriculture] - [http://www.whfoods.com/foodstoc.php Healthiest Foods] - [http://www.diabetes.org American Diabetes Assn.] - [http://www.deliciousdecisions.org American Heart Assn.] - [http://www.ams.usda.gov/nop USDA Nat. Organic Program] - [http://www.mypyramid.gov/ Food Pyramid] - [http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/resources/mypyramidclassroom.html USDA Nutrition] - [http://www.aafcs.org AAFCS]
*'''Meal Planning Resources''': [http://usscouts.org/usscouts/cooking.asp USScouts.Org] - [http://www.macscouter.com/Cooking/ MacScouter] - [http://www.scoutorama.com/recipe/index.cfm Scoutorama] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/planning+menu.html REI: Planning a Menu] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/energy+foods.html REI: Energy Foods]
*'''Meal Planning Resources''': [http://usscouts.org/usscouts/cooking.asp USScouts.Org] - [http://www.macscouter.com/Cooking/ MacScouter] - [http://www.scoutorama.com/recipe/index.cfm Scoutorama] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/planning+menu.html REI: Planning a Menu] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/energy+foods.html REI: Energy Foods]
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==Recipes==
==Recipes==
{{Shortcut|[[Recipes]]}}
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* [http://www.recipesource.com/ RecipeSource.com] - [http://www.camprecipes.com/ CampRecipes.com] - [http://www.scouter.com/compass/Scout_Skills/Cooking/ Scouter.net] - [http://www.scribd.com/doc/124759/Boy-Scouts-FoilCooking-Cookbook Foil-Cooking] - [http://www.usscouts.org/macscouter/cubscouts/powwow00/Cooking.pdf Cub Scout Cookbook] - [http://www.netwoods.com/d-cooking.html NetWoods.com] - [http://www.cjnetworks.com/~kwood/scouting/menus/cooking.html Scout Cooking] - [http://gorp.away.com/gorp/food/recipes.htm The Trailside Cookbook] - [http://www.coon-n-crockett.org/cookbook.htm Buckskinner Cookbook] - [http://www.nay.org/cooking.htm Ol' Buffalo Outdoor Cooking Page] - [http://www.foodtv.com Food Network] - [http://www.meals.com Meals.com] - [http://www.recipelink.com The Recipe Link] - [http://www.exploratorium.edu/cooking Exploratorium] - [http://www.foodsubs.com The Cook's Thesaurus] - [http://recipes.eserver.org/ The Recipes Folder] - [http://www.my-recipe.com/ MyRecipe.com]
* [http://www.recipesource.com/ RecipeSource.com] - [http://www.camprecipes.com/ CampRecipes.com] - [http://www.scouter.com/compass/Scout_Skills/Cooking/ Scouter.net] - [http://www.scribd.com/doc/124759/Boy-Scouts-FoilCooking-Cookbook Foil-Cooking] - [http://www.usscouts.org/macscouter/cubscouts/powwow00/Cooking.pdf Cub Scout Cookbook] - [http://www.netwoods.com/d-cooking.html NetWoods.com] - [http://www.cjnetworks.com/~kwood/scouting/menus/cooking.html Scout Cooking] - [http://gorp.away.com/gorp/food/recipes.htm The Trailside Cookbook] - [http://www.coon-n-crockett.org/cookbook.htm Buckskinner Cookbook] - [http://www.nay.org/cooking.htm Ol' Buffalo Outdoor Cooking Page] - [http://www.foodtv.com Food Network] - [http://www.meals.com Meals.com] - [http://www.recipelink.com The Recipe Link] - [http://www.exploratorium.edu/cooking Exploratorium] - [http://www.foodsubs.com The Cook's Thesaurus] - [http://recipes.eserver.org/ The Recipes Folder] - [http://www.my-recipe.com/ MyRecipe.com]
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== Food Handling ==
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* [http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fact_Sheets/Food_Safety_While_Hiking_Camping_&_Boating/index.asp USDA Camping Food Safety] - [http://www.fightbac.org/content/view/11/18/ Fight Bacteria] - [http://www.foodsafetycouncil.org Int. Food Safety Council] - [http://www.restaurant.org National Restaurant Assn.]
* [http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fact_Sheets/Food_Safety_While_Hiking_Camping_&_Boating/index.asp USDA Camping Food Safety] - [http://www.fightbac.org/content/view/11/18/ Fight Bacteria] - [http://www.foodsafetycouncil.org Int. Food Safety Council] - [http://www.restaurant.org National Restaurant Assn.]
* [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+handling+storage.html REI: Food Handling/Storage] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+organization.html REI: Food Organizing Tips] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/bear+resistant+canisters.html REI: Bear Canisters]
* [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+handling+storage.html REI: Food Handling/Storage] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+organization.html REI: Food Organizing Tips] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/bear+resistant+canisters.html REI: Bear Canisters]
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==Outdoor Cooking==
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''BSA Video''': [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/secondclass/SC2g.m4v Second Class Cook a Meal] - [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/tenderfoot/TF3.m4v Tenderfoot Help Cook a Meal] ''([[{{PAGENAME}}#Resources|See notes.]])''<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''BSA Video''': [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/secondclass/SC2g.m4v Second Class Cook a Meal] - [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/tenderfoot/TF3.m4v Tenderfoot Help Cook a Meal] ''([[{{PAGENAME}}#Resources|See notes.]])''<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/search.htm?s=camping+cooking Outdoor Cooking]: [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18284_hiking-gear-food.htm Food Selection] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124340_camp-food-quantity.htm Food Quality] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/125937_starting-stoves-when-backpacking.htm Stoves] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124339_camp-cooking-utensils.htm Utensils] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/15355_camping-packing-purified.htm Water Purification] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1964_low-impact-hiking.htm Leave No Trace]<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/search.htm?s=camping+cooking Outdoor Cooking]: [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18284_hiking-gear-food.htm Food Selection] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124340_camp-food-quantity.htm Food Quality] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/125937_starting-stoves-when-backpacking.htm Stoves] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124339_camp-cooking-utensils.htm Utensils] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/15355_camping-packing-purified.htm Water Purification] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1964_low-impact-hiking.htm Leave No Trace]<br>
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==Cooking Gear==
==Cooking Gear==
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* [[Backpacking Stoves]] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/right+cookware.html REI: Cookware] - [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=cooking BSA Cooking Gear] - [http://www.sbcfire.com/fp/safety/campstoves.html Stove Safety]
* [[Backpacking Stoves]] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/right+cookware.html REI: Cookware] - [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=cooking BSA Cooking Gear] - [http://www.sbcfire.com/fp/safety/campstoves.html Stove Safety]
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Video''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18070_camping-pack-cook-stove.htm Picking a Stove] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18069_camping-pack-cookware-tips.htm Video: Cookware to Pack for your Camping Trip]<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Video''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18070_camping-pack-cook-stove.htm Picking a Stove] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18069_camping-pack-cookware-tips.htm Video: Cookware to Pack for your Camping Trip]<br>
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==Dutch Oven Cooking==
==Dutch Oven Cooking==
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*[[TPF-Dutch Oven Cooking|Make Durtch Oven Cooking A Part of Your Troop Program]].
*[[TPF-Dutch Oven Cooking|Make Durtch Oven Cooking A Part of Your Troop Program]].
*[http://www.idos.com/ International Dutch Oven Society] - [http://www.usscouts.org/cooking/cook_05.html USScouts.Org] - [http://www.usscouts.org/macscouter/Cooking/DutchOven.asp MacScouter] - [http://www.dutchovencookware.com/dutch-oven-recipes.html dutchovencookware.com]
*[http://www.idos.com/ International Dutch Oven Society] - [http://www.usscouts.org/cooking/cook_05.html USScouts.Org] - [http://www.usscouts.org/macscouter/Cooking/DutchOven.asp MacScouter] - [http://www.dutchovencookware.com/dutch-oven-recipes.html dutchovencookware.com]
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==Cooking Fish==
==Cooking Fish==
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Fish Recipes Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/482_fish-recipes.htm Fish Recipes] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12594_fish-cook-ingredients.htm More Fish Recipes]<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Fish Recipes Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/482_fish-recipes.htm Fish Recipes] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12594_fish-cook-ingredients.htm More Fish Recipes]<br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Video''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12597_fish-cook-intro.htm Fish Cooking Methods] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12600_poaching-fish-one.htm Poaching Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12599_fish-baking.htm Baking Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12605_batter-dipped-fish-one.htm Batter Dipped Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12604_pan-fried-fish-three.htm Sautee Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/16443_trout-amandine-one.htm Cooking a Trout Amandine] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6483_fish-recipes-seared-salmon-one.htm Cooking Seared Salmon] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1414_fish-chowder.htm How to Make Boston Fish Chowder] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12608_fish-done.htm When is Fish Done Cooking?] - <br>
<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Video''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12597_fish-cook-intro.htm Fish Cooking Methods] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12600_poaching-fish-one.htm Poaching Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12599_fish-baking.htm Baking Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12605_batter-dipped-fish-one.htm Batter Dipped Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12604_pan-fried-fish-three.htm Sautee Fish] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/16443_trout-amandine-one.htm Cooking a Trout Amandine] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6483_fish-recipes-seared-salmon-one.htm Cooking Seared Salmon] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1414_fish-chowder.htm How to Make Boston Fish Chowder] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12608_fish-done.htm When is Fish Done Cooking?] - <br>
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==See also==
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== Related awards ==
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[[Category:Skills]]
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Revision as of 12:34, June 2, 2009

MeritBadge.Org offers resource and video links for First Aid, Swimming,
Outdoor Skills, Backpacking, Cooking, Navigation, Cycling, and Wilderness Survival Skills.
Troop Program Features let you make Cooking Skills a part of your troop program.

Contents

Cooking Skills
Meal Planning
Recipes
Food Handling
Outdoor Cooking
Cooking Gear
Dutch Oven Cooking
Cooking Fish

In addition to the Cooking Skills resources below, MeritBadge.Org offers a number of other resources including:


Resources

While the Boy Scout Handbook and Cooking Merit Badge Pamphlet are your primary resources, the links below can help you learn Cooking Skills. See the Disclaimers. See . Make cooking a part of your Troop Program.
  BSA Video: The Skills Lessons are excellent but are large files that require Apple QuickTime.
  This symbol notes many other lesson videos.

Meal Planning

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Meal Planning

  BSA Video: First Class Patrol Menu Planning - First Class Obtaining Ingredients - First Class Patrol Cooking (See notes.)


Recipes

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Recipes


Food Handling

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Food Handling

  BSA Video: First Class Food Handling and Disposal (See notes.)
  Videos: How to Prevent Bears from Getting into Your Food Supply While Camping - How to Keep Food Safe from Animals When Camping & Hiking - How to Pack Food for a Camping Trip


Outdoor Cooking

Shortcut:
Outdoor Cooking

  BSA Video: Second Class Cook a Meal - Tenderfoot Help Cook a Meal (See notes.)
  Videos: Outdoor Cooking: Food Selection - Food Quality - Stoves - Utensils - Water Purification - Leave No Trace
  Videos: Video: How to Have a Low Impact on the Environment When Hiking & Camping

Cooking Gear

Shortcut:
Cooking Gear

  BSA Video: First Class Cooking Gear (See notes.)

  Video: Picking a Stove - Video: Cookware to Pack for your Camping Trip

Dutch Oven Cooking

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Dutch Oven Cooking


Cooking Fish

Shortcut:
Cooking Fish

  Fish Preparation Videos: Safety & Sanitation Tips - Cleaning, Preparation, and Filleting - How to fillet a Saltwater Fish
  Fish Recipes Videos: Fish Recipes - More Fish Recipes
  Video: Fish Cooking Methods - Poaching Fish - Baking Fish - Batter Dipped Fish - Sautee Fish - Cooking a Trout Amandine - Cooking Seared Salmon - How to Make Boston Fish Chowder - When is Fish Done Cooking? -

See also


Related awards

Outdoor Skills Awards
Outdoor-related awards


Disclaimers

Disclaimer: This information is not intended as a substitute for professional advice, or formal training. Please note that the only materials recommended by the Boy Scouts of America are those found or listed in official BSA materials such as the current Boy Scout Handbook. Cooking Skills recommendations are constantly being revised. Neither MeritBadge.Org, nor its contributors make any recommendations. See the Guide to Safe Scouting.


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