Portland Firefighter Kevin and Lieutenant Damon, Station 12 and 13 respectively, visited the KOIN Studio 6 on yesterday to showcase firehouse cooking at its finest. Filmed in real time, Kevin and Damon prepared penne rigate with Italian sausage and basil. Click here for the entire recipe.
Considering that cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home injuries, Kevin and Damon also provided safety tips instructing citizens what to do if they are faced with a fire in the kitchen (see below).
Watch their live cooking debut and performance on the video link above! KOIN Studio 6 is a lifestyle magazine show airing weekdays at 4:00 pm on CBS in Portland, Oregon. Learn more here.
Cooking Safety Tips
The leading cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking. It’s important to be alert to prevent cooking fires. Remember to: