Lorry driver reveals how he cooks gourmet meals on his truck’s slow cooker – What We Know!

Robert Booth (pictured), 50, from Dover, makes delicious gourmet grub from using a slow cooker strapped to his passenger seat and a camping stove

A lorry driver has ditched greasy quick meals and repair station pasties to as a substitute prepare dinner up recent connoisseur meals from his car whereas on the street. 

Robert Sales space, 50, from Dover, makes scrumptious grub from utilizing a sluggish cooker strapped to his passenger seat and a tenting range.

The motive force, who didn’t wish to be a ‘stereotypical chubby trucker’, buys recent substances on the go – stopping at veg and farm retailers the place doable.

His creations embrace the likes of Goan fish curry, yellow break up pea dhal, rooster arrabbiata and linguine with smoked oysters and fennel seeds, all made along side the street. 

Robert Sales space (pictured), 50, from Dover, makes scrumptious connoisseur grub from utilizing a sluggish cooker strapped to his passenger seat and a tenting range

The lorry driver, pictured, didn't want to be 'the stereotypical trucker' and honed his cooking skills on the side of the road

The lorry driver, pictured, didn’t wish to be ‘the stereotypical trucker’ and honed his cooking expertise on the aspect of the street 

Rob, who delivers development supplies all around the UK, mentioned: ‘I’m what they name a tramper, I sleep within the truck all week so I’m at all times on the street.

‘There may be solely so lengthy you’ll be able to eat McDonald’s and quick meals earlier than you crave one thing completely different.

‘I additionally match the right demographic for a coronary heart assault in order that was type of in the back of my thoughts too. I’m a middle-aged man and I didn’t wish to flip into the stereotypical chubby trucker.’

Robert pictured with his eggs royal and a chicken skewers which he cooked on his slow cooker

 Robert pictured together with his eggs royal and a rooster skewers which he cooked on his sluggish cooker 

Robert's slow cooker, pictured. The lorry driver said he decided he wouldn't eat service station convenience food two weeks into the job

Robert’s sluggish cooker, pictured. The lorry driver mentioned he determined he wouldn’t eat service station comfort meals two weeks into the job

Rob mentioned goodbye to service station comfort meals simply two weeks into the job and admits he generally must be ingenious with substances however goes to nice lengths to get the style spot on.

However that’s not stopped him from whipping up recent scones, scotch eggs and cheesecake all from his lorry. He hopes to grasp a soufflé subsequent.

Different dishes embrace cauliflower and cashew nut curry, sausage and lentil casserole, rooster escalopes in lemon with asparagus and garlic mash, goulash and candy and bitter tofu.

The daddy-of-two, who’s now referred to as ‘the fairy trucker’ due to his culinary expertise, spends simply £20 per week on recent substances in comparison with the typical spend in a service station which he claims to be round £10 per go to.

A mouth-watering chicken skewers with salad and balsamic vinegar prepared by driver Robert

A mouth-watering rooster skewers with salad and balsamic vinegar ready by driver Robert 

Did somebody say breakfast? Robert's egg royal look gastro-pub worthy! The driver picks fresh ingredients on the go

Did anyone say breakfast? Robert’s egg royal look gastro-pub worthy! The motive force picks recent substances on the go 

Robert's food cupboard on his lorry, filled with eggs, canned food and other cooking essentials

Robert’s meals cabinet on his lorry, stuffed with eggs, canned meals and different cooking necessities 

He added: ‘I don’t actually have a favorite dish, so long as it’s tasty and comparatively wholesome it’ll do.

‘If I see a recipe I fancy I’ll work out learn how to adapt it to the truck. Among the greatest recipes come from Nigella and The Bushy Bikers however I’ll strive any. 

‘The response from different truckers can vary from supportive to bemused, to often dismissive.

Time for some eggs! The talented cook said he liked to try his hand at any recipe he fancied and adapt it for the truck

Time for some eggs! The proficient prepare dinner mentioned he appreciated to strive his hand at any recipe he fancied and adapt it for the truck 

Robert said he didn't have a favourite dish, as long as it was healthy and easy enough to make in the truck

Robert mentioned he didn’t have a favorite dish, so long as it was wholesome and straightforward sufficient to make within the truck

On the road snack! Robert's homemade split pea dhal with salad and fresh cut vegetables with taco shells

On the street snack! Robert’s selfmade break up pea dhal with salad and recent lower greens with taco shells

‘There’s nonetheless some very quaint attitudes in haulage and it’s time we modified them. Some additionally take the mickey however usually us truckers, all of us stick collectively.

‘I’ve additionally sometimes fed different truckers and it’s at all times gone down fairly effectively,’ he added. 

‘It simply proves that with restricted area and restricted gear you’ll be able to produce good wholesome meals. If I can do it, everybody can.’

The skilled driver and skilled chef even made linguine with smoked oysters and fennel seeds on his slow cooker, pictured

The expert driver and expert chef even made linguine with smoked oysters and fennel seeds on his sluggish cooker, pictured

Humble Robert, pictured, said that if he could eat healthily while on his truck, anyone could have a go as well

Humble Robert, pictured, mentioned that if he might eat healthily whereas on his truck, anybody might have a go as effectively