While I think up a string of items to talk about in the Cupboard Cooking stream, I was hoping that readers would have ideas from their own experience of life-saving items to have on hand.
So far tinned tomatoes wins the prize as the most popular choice, while other frequent pantry fliers are tinned chickpeas, kidney beans, in fact any beans, to spin out a meal and make it more substantial – in this area, also sachets of cooked brown rice popped up as a new one on me. Read more (First nomination for the freezer also in – stay tuned for more on that another day.)
Please add your comments or nominations here or the FB page, or pin a picture of your items to the Pinterest board, to share your thoughts on what keeps the wolves from your door when you couldn’t, or just couldn’t be bothered to, get things in for a meal. I would like to develop a pantry shopping list/check list based on a wide cross-section of cooking experiences.