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In addition to the {{PAGENAME}} resources below, [[MeritBadge.Org]] offers a number of other resources including:
 
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*Boy Scout [[Cooking|Cooking Merit badge]].
 
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*[[TPF-Cooking|Make Cooking A Part of Your Troop Program]].
 
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*[[TPF-Dutch Oven Cooking|Make Durtch Oven Cooking A Part of Your Troop Program]].
 
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*[[Outdoor Skills]] - [[Hygiene]] - [[Leave No Trace]]
 
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*[[Campfires]]: [[Campfire Building|Building]] - [[Campfire Types|Types]] - [[Campfire Starting|Starting]] - [[Campfire Safety|Safety]] - [[Backpacking Stoves|Stoves]]
 
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==Resources==
==Resources==
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While your handbook is your primary resource, the links below can help you learn {{PAGENAME}}. See the [[{{PAGENAME}}#Disclaimers|Disclaimers]]. See the [[Boy Scout Handbook]] and [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35879* Cooking Merit Badge Pamphlet]. [[Troop Program Features|Make cooking a part of your Troop Program]].<br>
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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]].
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*[[TPF-Cooking|Make cooking a part of your Troop Program]].<br>
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*[[TPF-Dutch Oven Cooking|Make Durtch Oven Cooking a part of your Troop Program]].
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* '''Related Merit Badges''': [[Backpacking]] - [[Camping]] - [[Cooking]] - [[First Aid]] - [[Hiking]] - [[Wilderness Survival]].
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{{Scout Skills See Also}}
<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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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; This symbol notes many other lesson videos.
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; This symbol notes many other lesson videos.<br>
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==Food Pyramid==
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{{Shortcut|[[Food Pyramid]]}}
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:''Also see [[Meal Planning]].
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*[http://www.mypyramid.gov/ Food Pyramid] - [http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/resources/mypyramidclassroom.html USDA Nutrition] -
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==Meal Planning==
==Meal Planning==
{{Shortcut|[[Meal Planning]]}}
{{Shortcut|[[Meal Planning]]}}
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''BSA Video''': [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/firstclass/FC4a.m4v First Class Patrol Menu Planning] - [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/firstclass/FC4b.m4v First Class Obtaining Ingredients] - [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/firstclass/FC4e.m4v First Class Patrol Cooking] ''([[{{PAGENAME}}#Resources|See notes.]])''<br>
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:''Also see [[Food Pyramid]].
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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]
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''BSA Videos''': [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/firstclass/FC4a.m4v First Class Patrol Menu Planning] - [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/firstclass/FC4b.m4v First Class Obtaining Ingredients] - [http://old.scouting.org/boyscouts/rankvideo/firstclass/FC4e.m4v First Class Patrol Cooking] ''([[{{PAGENAME}}#Resources|See notes.]])''<br>
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*'''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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*'''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.aafcs.org AAFCS]
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*'''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]
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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.foodista.com/ Foodista]
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== Food Handling ==
== 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==
==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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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18879_nature-hiking-pollution.htm Video: How to Have a Low Impact on the Environment When Hiking & Camping]
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18879_nature-hiking-pollution.htm Video: How to Have a Low Impact on the Environment When Hiking & Camping]<br>
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* [http://www.scouting.org/healthandsafety/gss/gss07.aspx Guide to Safe Scouting: Chemical Fuels] - [http://www.scouting.org/healthandsafety/gss/gss07.aspx Guide to Safe Scouting: Guidelines for Safely Using Chemical Stoves and Lanterns] - [http://www.scouting.org/healthandsafety/gss/gss07.aspx Guide to Safe Scouting: Fuels and Fire Prevention]<br>
==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==
{{Shortcut|[[Cooking Fish]]}}
{{Shortcut|[[Cooking Fish]]}}
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*See the [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35899* Fishing Merit Badge Pamphlet] and [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35900* Fly Fishing Merit Badge Pamphlet].
*Also see the sections above for [[Meal Planning]], [[Recipes]], [[Food Handling]], etc.
*Also see the sections above for [[Meal Planning]], [[Recipes]], [[Food Handling]], etc.
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Video''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/2211_fillet-saltwater-fish.htm How to fillet a fish]<br>
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<span style="border: 2px outset;"><small>►</small></span>&nbsp; '''Fish Preparation Videos''': [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/12595_food-safety-sanitation-fish.htm Safety & Sanitation Tips] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6479_fish-recipes-flat-two.htm Cleaning, Preparation, and Filleting] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/2211_fillet-saltwater-fish.htm How to fillet a Saltwater 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>
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<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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*[[Cooking|Cooking Merit badge]].
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*[[TPF-Cooking|Make cooking a part of your Troop Program]].<br>
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*[[TPF-Dutch Oven Cooking|Make Durtch Oven Cooking a part of your Troop Program]].
*[http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35879* Cooking Merit Badge Pamphlet]
*[http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35879* Cooking Merit Badge Pamphlet]
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== Related awards ==
== Related awards ==
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==Disclaimers==
==Disclaimers==
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* MeritBadge.Org [[Disclaimer]]
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[[Category:Skills]]
[[Category:Skills]]

Current revision

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


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.

  BSA Video: The Skills Lessons are excellent but are large files that require Apple QuickTime.
  This symbol notes many other lesson videos.

Food Pyramid

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Food Pyramid
Also see Meal Planning.


Meal Planning

Shortcut:
Meal Planning
Also see Food Pyramid.

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


Recipes

Shortcut:
Recipes


Food Handling

Shortcut:
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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