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Re: When someone lists cook as a skill what is expected?

Originally Posted by capta View Post
At three meals a day, "five different dishes" ain't gonna cut it for more than a day and a half. Sadly below a seven day trip, let alone 20.
I'm sorry, Mr. Demanding High Maintenance skipper, I didn't realize you require your eggs done a different way every damn morning, and a prepared lunch every day. and a new and exciting main every evening.
but, you are right, i should have elaborated. if you can cook five dinner entrees, then saying "I can cook" is no lie. if you can create 21 different and unique meals on a 7 day passage, then you can say "I can cook WELL."
Semantics: It's what's for dinner.

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