Culinary-Explorer

Recipe Contest: Olympus Mons Fruit Salad

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Yajaira team up to make a sweet side dish called Olympus Mons Fruit Salad submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Aquilla Elfindale. Ingredients: 1/3 c rice vinegar 2/3 c water ½ c freeze dried mango ½ c freeze dried papaya ½ c freeze dried pineapple ½ c freeze dried strawberries ½ c […]



Recipe Contest: Spam Fried Rice

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian cooks up a big batch of Spam Fried Rice submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by A. Kirk McCarty. Ingredients: 2 C. rice, medium grain – cooked in rice cooker 2 tsp. olive oil ¼ c olive oil ½ c DH mushrooms + 1 c water – ½ c reclaimed 4 cups (taken from […]



Recipe Contest: Blueberry Lemon Pancakes and No-Crust Quiche Muffins

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian teams up with both Oleg and Yajaira to make a breakfast feast of lemon blueberry cornmeal pancakes and no-crust quiche muffins. Both recipes submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest. Oleg made lemon blueberry cornmeal pancakes submitted by Diana Zeimen. The crew loves pancakes but this was a new twist on a familiar favorite. Ingredients: 3 […]



Recipe Contest: Bean Soup with Herb Biscuits

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Angelo get together to make a tasty bean soup. They then bring in Yajaira to finish the dish with delicious herb biscuits. This recipe was submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Joan Peterson. Ingredients (Bean Soup): 2 tbsp olive oil 16 oz. dried large lima beans (or navy beans) ¼ teaspoon baking […]



Recipe Contest: Campfire Hash

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Kate wok their way through some campfire hash submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Jessica McPeake. Jessica is a San Francisco-based tech executive, a former professional football player, and the author of Does it Bring You Joy, a website that features vegan recipes. This quote is from Jessica’s website: A Whole life approach […]



Recipe Contest: Spam ‘n Egg Baowich and Gunner’s Pancakes

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Yajaira get together to make a breakfast brunch for the crew. They are making Spam ‘n egg baowich and Gunner’s martian pancakes. both of which were submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest. Here is what Don Chow said about his Spam ‘n egg baowich recipe: Gotta have breakfast on the ship right? Do […]



Recipe Contest: Curried Spam Fried Rice Noodles

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Yajaira wok up a feast with a curried spam fried rice noodle dish submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Jenn Chow. Ingredients: 5 packs of dried rice noodles 1 can of SPAM 1/3 c reconstituted egg crystals (equal to 3 eggs) 1 ½ c dried porcini mushrooms 2 c freeze-dried vegetable mix 4 […]



Recipe Contest: Chicken and Spinach Enchilada Soup

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

  Sian is flying solo and sizzling up the hab with a chicken and spinach enchilada soup submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Karin Shank. Ingredients: 4 c chicken broth ½ tsp. salt ½ tsp. ground cumin 1 c dehydrated spinach 2 Tbsp. freeze-dried jalapeno 1 Tbsp. granulated garlic 2 Tbsp. dried onion 1 […]



Recipe Contest: Crater Crunch Bars

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Yajaira bake up a batch of crater crunch bars submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Annie Albert. This recipe provided a delicious snack for the crew.  Annie sent me a really nice letter telling my about her father and their love of astronomy. Here is what Annie had to say about her […]



HI-SEAS Recipe: Cajun Style Spam Jambalaya

Feb 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Culinary-Explorer, Meal for Mars

Sian and Yajaira heat up the hab with a spicy Cajun Style Spam Jambalaya submitted the HI-SEAS recipe contest by James Harris. Ingredients: 1 can Spam, diced 1c rehydrated celery 1c rehydrated bell peppers 2 c brown rice ½ c chopped sundried tomatoes 2 c rehydrated onion + 2 tbs minced garlic 4 c chicken […]