Go Back > Non-UL Chat > The Bad Gastronomer

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 26 December 2018, 12:12 AM
RichardM RichardM is offline
Join Date: 27 March 2004
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Posts: 4,675
Default Is it me or my oven or the altitude?

We've been living here in Las Cruces for 2 full years and have yet to cook a good turkey. Other baked things have been iffy but manageable. Today's turkey was put in the oven at 10:30 AM set at 325. It should have been done for dinner at 2:30, 3 at the latest. Finally at 4, we gave up on the turkey and pulled out a ham which was already planned as FIL doesn't really like turkey.

ETA: I wasn't ready to hit print but the blankty blank computer did it any way.

So why are turkeys and other roasts not cooking properly? Is it our altitude which is 4000 feet, the oven not maintaining temperature or just me not knowing how to cook?
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Woman shot by oven while trying to cook waffles Mateus Crash and Burn 7 22 February 2013 06:42 AM
Woman dies in oven snopes Horrors 64 22 March 2011 08:31 PM
Detective Testifies in Baby's Oven Death snopes Horrors 0 20 July 2007 05:31 AM
Preheating the oven snopes Old Wives' Tales 42 30 May 2007 08:45 PM
Men Served Fries Doused in Oven Cleaner snopes Food 1 02 January 2007 11:44 AM

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:36 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.