August 24, 2019

Yesterday, August 23 2019, I cooked consecutive dishes. Starting at noon, 2 pounds of chicken drumsticks. These were removed from the cooker at 2 p.m.  .

At 4 p.m. I put in a zucchini that had been "spiralized" into a healthy pasta. This was thoroughly cooked by 5 p.m/


March 5, 2019

Heat absorption and retention is super important in solar cooking. Thermal mass = the temperature and the weight of the food and the pot. Thermal mass is an important consideration for slow cooking foods like stews. 

Last week I used a very heavy pot (soa...

May 22, 2018

Solar Cooking: a Quickstart Guide

Solar cooking success relies on 4 important requirements: 

Light Collection

Light Absorption

Heat Retention

Cooking Time Duration

Remove any one of the 4 basic requirements listed above and solar cooking will fail.

  1. Light Collection and Co...

May 12, 2018

Great shower for campers and RV boondocks. Saves your cooking and heating fuel. One gallon steel sprayer, slightly modified. Photos soon.

March 14, 2018

This may well be the most boring video you have ever watched. But here is a description of the various types of cookware and enclosures that can be used with the All Season Solar Cooker.

 The new, larger Model 2017 All Season Solar Cooker can hold even larger pots... al...

March 14, 2018

Video demonstration of how to set your All Season Solar Cooker for a three hour cooking session using the Sunsight

February 28, 2018

Solar cooking really does work. This method of cooking is as reliable as the sun. A solar cooker is useful in so many ways. It is a different method and it takes practice, but once learned, you will enjoy the benefits of great tasting foods, energy savings and the know...

November 3, 2017

Stable in the wind

Although the ASSC is does not weigh very much, it is extremely stable in the wind when loaded with pot and food. For this video I used a 5 quart cast iron Dutch Oven as weight.  The wind blew so hard that the camera tripod was blown over. I had to we...

May 9, 2016

Cooking under smokey skies.

Recent California wild fires had diminished the sunshine. This is cabbage and Kielbasa cooked mid-afternoon under a smoke filled sky.

May 9, 2016

How the All Season Solar Cooker works.

This shows the original All Season Solar Cooker and its unique ability to focus on the sun throughout the day. The design has changed over the years but this feature remains the same. You always have a flat cooking floor, no tiltin...

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