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Post by polgara on 9th December 2012, 4:00 pm

Is it possible to cook chestnuts in the microwave, either peeled or unpeeled?

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Post by Dandelion on 9th December 2012, 7:51 pm

And also, how do you cook them in/on a log burner?

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Post by freebird on 9th December 2012, 8:29 pm

polgara wrote:Is it possible to cook chestnuts in the microwave, either peeled or unpeeled?
Apparently so, Pol - the internet is a wonderful thing. Try this link: http://www.chestnutfarms.com/Farm/use/use.html
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Post by polgara on 9th December 2012, 9:12 pm

Thanks for that, though there is nothing like doing them on an open fire.

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Post by Dandelion on 10th December 2012, 2:21 pm

I've been having a quick surf on the net, and came across this website.http://leslieland.com/2009/11/fresh-chestnuts-%E2%80%93-roasting-them-peeling-them-putting-them-in-the-stuffing/
It doesn't mention microwaves, but there was a lot of other information including a bit about log burners. I only asked because last time I tried to find info on the net there wasn't anything. A few years on, a few more people are trying to roast chestnuts on log burners (not always successfully from what I hear!)
Are you planning to cook them for stuffing, Pol?

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Post by polgara on 10th December 2012, 2:49 pm

No, I just like roast chestnits Laughing

Someone else sent me this though, which looks good

http://www.chestnutfarms.com/Farm/use/use.html

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Post by Dandelion on 10th December 2012, 5:20 pm

The soup recipe looks lovely

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