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Jambalaya Shoppe Robbed of Tip Jar (video) - Stadium Rat
[quote]GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - Surveillance cameras were rolling when someone took a little more than what was ordered at an Ascension Parish restaurant.[/quote][link=(http://www.fox8live.com/story/32348476/tip-jar-bandit-captured-on-camerabecomes-infamous-on-facebook?sf30049526=1)]LINK[/link]...
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re: The slave who taught Jack Daniels how to make whiskey - Stadium Rat
[quote]False story[/quote]How so?...
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The slave who taught Jack Daniels how to make whiskey - Stadium Rat
[link=(http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3661296/Was-Jack-Daniels-created-slaves-Whisky-maker-reveals-secret-history-150th-anniversary.html)]LINK[/link]...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
[quote]Cooking for about 10-15 tonight. Anyone want to lend a good Jambalaya recipe for me to test out. [/quote][link=(http://jambalayacalculator.com/excel-spreadsheet/)]Jambalaya Calculator[/link]...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
Hey, I'm just talkin' because I want to understand. Thanks for any and all input, everybody....
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
OK, I have a question about how the heat causes the burning. If you have a boiling water-based liquid, it's not going to go much more than 212 degrees temperature, the boiling point of water. Water turning to vapor keeps it at 212. Certain ingredients in the pot I presume might go a bit higher,...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
[quote]And the black specs would be? Remaining seasoning?[/quote]Black pepper. How silly is that?...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
I'll defer to poche on that. Before he gave his technique for getting the rice to pop, sometimes I had popped rice and sometimes not so much....
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
[quote]Don't cook that much water out before covering. Boil the rice until you notice it starting to increase in size then lower heat and cover.[/quote]The only reason he was able to cook it the way he did was because he did use parboiled. If he had boiled that much liquid out with regular rice it ...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
This is popped rice. Notice most of the grains are split open from end to end. [img]http://i1244.photobucket.com/albums/gg564/clifruffin/Mobile%20Uploads/2016-06/89611421-849B-480A-83B9-6B4D3A2D3E15_zpsdesaxikz.jpg[/img] This is parboiled rice which does not pop. [img]http://imagizer.images...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
[quote]Frankly, I've never the understood the great importance of rice popping. Is this a jambalaya competition thing?[/quote]Yeah, I think it's something like 5% of the score for JFA events....
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
[quote]Yeah, if it tastes good I don't care how it is made.[/quote]...
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
Are you aware of the [link=(http://jambalayacalculator.com/excel-spreadsheet/)]Jambalaya Calculator[/link]? Lot's of info there....
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
[quote]You weren't using parboiled rice, were you? That stuff won't pop.[/quote][quote]Scared to say it, but yes. What rice would you recommend?[/quote]Mahatma long grain or an extra long grain rice....
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re: Need help with Jambalaya - Stadium Rat
You weren't using parboiled rice, were you? That stuff won't pop....
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re: Sunday Afternoon Jambalaya (pics) - Stadium Rat
Awesome!...
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re: Are female crabs less desirable? - Stadium Rat
Buying very large males is less risky than buying smaller ones as far as fat and meat content, because the larger a crab gets, the less frequently it sheds. At some point, it will not shed again....
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re: Are female crabs less desirable? - Stadium Rat
Here's a thread from a while back. [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/food-and-drink/crab-facts-from-frank-brigtsen/57791360/)]LINK[/link]...
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re: Are female crabs less desirable? - Stadium Rat
They tend to be smaller, but are more likely to be fat, because they shed less often than males. Dirty shells are also more likely to be fat because it's been longer since they shed last....
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