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Beer and Meat Pairing Cheat Sheet for Your Campsite

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50 Campfires Choices for Beer and Meat Pairing for Camping … with hotdogs roasted on a stick. It may be easier to list the beer styles that DON’T pair well with hotdogs roasted on a stick. After all, beer and ...

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Easy, Delicious Pit Roasted Turkey Recipe

Turkey Recipe

Cooking a whole turkey at your campsite is an ambitious project, but it can be done! What’s more, it can be a fun project in which your whole camping crew can participate. When every camper has a role in turning ...

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Open Flame Bacon Cooking Essentials

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There’s nothing better than bacon and roasting up a nice meal over a campfire, so why not combine the two? We’ve provided a list of bacon cooking essentials you can use over a fire or on a grill at the ...

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Campfire Bacon S’more Pie Recipe

Bacon S’more Pie Recipe

What’s better than making S’mores around a campfire? How about putting the ingredients in a cast iron pan and adding bacon? Yeah… now we’re talking. There’s about a million ways you can make S’mores that feature new ingredients and methods. But ...

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Smoked Bacon-Wrapped Ribs

Smoked Bacon-Wrapped Ribs

America loves juicy, tender, slow-smoked ribs. From the backyard griller and campsite cook to the seasoned BBQ pro, everyone has their secret recipe for the best ribs on the block. So what could be better than tossing a slab on ...

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Cooking a Whole Turkey on Your Campsite Grill

Cooking a Whole Turkey

The beautiful thing about cooking big for camping is that you can either serve a large crew and see the smiles of appreciation on all of their faces… or you have lots of leftovers and barely have to worry about ...

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World’s Best Maple Bacon Milkshake Recipe

Milkshake Recipe

There is nothing more comforting than a tasty dessert to finish off your evening, or at anytime of the day for that matter. Milkshakes are deliciously addicting, and the best part is that it’s totally socially acceptable to have them year ...

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Cheese-Stuffed Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp on the Grill

Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp

You might have seen bacon-wrapped shrimp before, but have you ever tried it stuffed with this special cream cheese filling? Of all the bacon-wrapped shrimp recipes out there, this one is by far the 50 Campfires team’s favorite. Although, we will admit ...

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40 Hot dog Styles Around the World

40 Hot dog Styles Around the World

Ever think the tube steak is exclusive to North America? You’d be wrong. People cook and serve dozens of hot dog styles and sausage all around the world. From the Idaho hot dog in a baked potato to a Guatemalan ...

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What Makes a Great Hot Dog?

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If anyone truly knows anything about a great hot dog, it’s probably going to be a butcher. So we found one of the best and picked his mind about what makes a good hot dog and how a camper should ...

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