Recipes for the lazy bassist.

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Benjamin Strange, May 2, 2004.

  1. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    As I sit here eating some very tasty mexican lasagne, I figured I'd like to share how to make it. It's cheap, it's easy, it's tasty, and doesn't involve killing animals.

    2 cans of Rotel tomatoes (diced tomatoes with chili peppers)
    1 can of refried beans
    1 box of cheapo mexican rice mix
    20 (or so) yellow corn tortillas
    1 pound of colby jack cheese
    1 pound of pepper jack cheese

    Make the rice. Cut up the tortillas into strips. Grate all the cheese into two little piles. Layer everything in a pan (tortillas, cheese, tortillas, beans, tortillas, tomatoes, tortillas, cheese, rice etc.). Put the whole thing in the oven on 350 for about 20-25 minutes - just long enough to get all the cheese melted. Eat.

    I need to know how to cook more stuff. What are your lazy bassist recipies?
  2. 2 eggs

    about a half teaspoon of ground chili

    10 or so drops of tabasco

    half a teaspoon of ground cajun spice

    a little less than half teaspoon of curry powder

    3 drops vanilla essence

    grated cheese

    in the microwave on full for 3 mins


    Make sure to mix it very well though. The vanilla is not necessary, but I like it. Tastes good between bread or toast, if I feel like it. Now I want one.
  3. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Cook instant mashed potatoes, brown hamburger, warm up corn.

    Place hamburger in oven safe dish, then corn, then potatoes.
    Bake for 20 -30 minutes at 350, then add sprinkle of cheese and bake for another 2 minutes.

    Shepards Pie
  4. 1 coot
    1 bottle beer
    1/2c tabasco
    1 clean brick

    Take coot. marinate in beer and tabasco overnight. Place on top of brick. Wrap coot and brick carefully in foil. Bake 45-55 minutes at 475 degrees. open foil carefully. Discard coot. Eat brick.
  5. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Peanut butter
    Toaster oven

    Combine in logical manner.
  6. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    Buy the following:

    Fresh fish (I prefer orange roughy or trout)
    Pace Mexican Sensations Cilantro Lime sauce (it's in the salsa section)
    fresh limes

    Put the fish in a ziploc or sealable plastic container. Pour the Pace sauce over the fish so it's completely covered. Squeeze all the juice out of half of a good sized lime into the bag as well and then shake it around. Let sit for at least 2 hours. Then pull out of the bag and pan fry on medium high heat until fish is slightly flaky. Put some more of the cilantro lime sauce on the fish a couple of minutes before it's done. Tastes great!! You could also add a bit of fresh cilantro to the marinade. The fresh lime juice added to the marinade is key though.

    I suggest serving with salad, asparagus and maybe some kind of potato or rice.

    brad cook
  7. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    Damn you, WR! I just did this and now my toaster's all gunked up with banana and nutella! Oh wait a minute...toaster oven..I knew there was something wrong here.

    brad cook
  8. country_boy


    Apr 13, 2004
    Houghton, MI
    The old stand by:
    brown hamburger
    add 1 can corn, 1 can baked beans, an onion, and ketchup.
    I bet that would be funny if I knew what a coot was.
  9. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars
    Having grown up in south Louisiana, and experienced the joys of coot (it's a, I can say this is utterly accurate, the brick will taste better.

    My contribution: Lazy Man's Tuna Casserole

    One box of Macaroni & Cheese, prepared according to label on box
    One can of tuna
    Tony Cachere's Cajun Spice to taste

    Mix tuna and spices into pot with mac & cheese. For effect, eat out of same pot.

  10. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    That reminds me of bachelor salad:

    Get head of lettuce. Get salad dressing. Hold lettuce over sink. Pour salad dressing on lettuce. Take a bite. Repeat until full. Drain away mess into garbage disposal.
  11. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Lacey, WA
    Make a peanut butter sandwich, and have a glass of chocolate milk with it. Gives ya that Reese's peanutbutter cup effect. Yummy!

  12. Is there such a thing as chocolate milk? Crazy.
  13. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    • 2 cans of peeled tomatoes
    • add some Tabasco
    • add ground sea salt to taste
    • add some crushed allspice, black pepper and pickled chilies
    • blend
    • add 1 can of refried beans
    • blend
    • add cheese, gouda or other cheese of choice
    • blend
    • microwave for 2 minutes
    • stir
    • microwave for another minute
    • put some of it on a tortilla
    • microwave for ca. 40 seconds


    Tip: Put a salad leaf(?) on it before you roll the tortilla
  14. Bard2dbone


    Aug 4, 2002
    Arlington TX
    The easiest tortilla soup in the world (and it actually tastes like you did something) ;

    You need:
    1 family sized can of Campbells Chicken and Rice soup
    1 can Ro-Tel diced tomatoes and chiles
    1 can Cream Style Corn
    1 can Ranch Style Beans
    about a handful of leftover chicken

    Tear up the chicken into little bitty pieces. Throw it in a pot. Open all the cans. Dump them in the same pot. Let cook over low heat till warm throughout.

    Serve over crumbled tortillas in bottom of bowl. Garnish with cheese. Add whatever garnish you feel like additionally. My wife likes to add avocado. I add cilantro.

    Takes about two minutes work and half an hour simmering.
  15. Razor


    Sep 22, 2002
    Awesome! :D
  16. Tim Cole

    Tim Cole

    Jun 12, 2002
    Findlay, Ohio
    Hot pockets.

    discard all plastic and cardboard, toss in the microwave for 2 minutes on high.

    Instant heart attack
  17. Gia


    Feb 28, 2001
    mustard and ketchup sandwiches
  18. Cheese sandwich. Slice of American cheese, slice of bread. Works really good when you're poor too.
  19. Eric Cioe

    Eric Cioe

    Jun 4, 2001
    Missoula, MT
    Man's Meal

    Cheap steaks
    Carrots/ other veggies
    Garlic Butter

    Take a decent sized piece of tinfoil, cover in garlic butter. Put a steak down, other stuff on top, and another steak on top. Wrap it up and throw it in some coals for about 35 minutes.
  20. Get a microwave, a bowl, a can of soup (your favorite). Insert soup into bowl, insert bowl into microwave, press buttons on microwave that set the time, hit the start button, wait for it to finish cooking, grab a spoon, sit down and enjoy.