Camp Cooking

Try Out This Unique Pie Iron Scallops and Squash Recipe

pie iron scallops and squash right off the campfire

Pie irons are more versatile camp cooking tools than you might think. With a little imagination, they’ll turn out more than just toasted cheese sandwiches and makeshift pies. With some Maine seafood, and a little imagination, you can turn out ...

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Enjoy This Pie Iron Lobster Roll Recipe Anywhere

a beautiful and delicious pie iron lobster roll ready to eat

While you can buy lobster rolls all over the Maine – and New England, for that matter – you can make your own campsite version with your trusty pie iron. It’s really simple and delicious. If you’re not in lobster ...

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Pie Iron Whoopie Pie S’more Recipe

toasted in a pie iron, a whoopie pie s'more makes a delicious camping dessert.

As soon as you see one, you’ll realize a Maine Whoopie Pie is a prime candidate for making a s’more in a pie iron. And a whoopie pie s’more is so easy to make. What’s a whoopie pie? It’s a ...

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Banana S’more with More in Foil Packet

this really is just a neat banana s'more in a foil packet

This is definitely a banana s’more with more! And because you make it in a foil packet, it’s way less messy that assembling it like a sandwich after the individual pieces have cooked. Banana S'more with More in Foil Packet ...

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Easy Campfire Dessert: Citrus Bread Pudding In Foil Packets

Beautiful as it looks, this is an easy campfire dessert to serve up.

Yes, this one sounds odd, but it’s an easy campfire dessert you’ll find delicious. Kids will love eating a scrumptious dessert straight out of an orange or grapefruit rind. 50 Campfires has offered a number of recipes for baking campfire ...

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Create Delicious Grapefruit Brûlée at Your Campfire

Use a torch to perfectly crust your grapefruit brûlée.

Grapefruit brûlée. So simple! So delicious. Just three ingredients!  The most important thing to remember is to loosen the grapefruit sections inside the rind before adding the brown sugar or cooking. It’s way easier and neater than trying to do ...

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Bacon, Parm, Hearts of Palm Combine for Unique Foil Packet

Hearts of palm, bacon, and parmesan cheese are the ingredients in this simple but unique foil packet recipe.

Hearts of palm are an often forgotten vegetable option, especially for camping. But with the addition of bacon and parmesan they make a unique foil packet side dish to grace any picnic table. Hearts of palm are sitting there in ...

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Make a Campfire Shrimp Boil In Foil

Campfire Shrimp Boil ingredients included in the foil packet are: shrimp, potatoes, sweet corn, sausage, and Old Bay Seasoning.

No question! Preparing a Campfire Shrimp Boil is gourmet campsite eating, but it’s so easy. It should be a must serve anytime you’re camping in a locale where you can lay your hands on some fresh shrimp. (But here’s a ...

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Moonshine Hazelnut Rum & Cherry Coke Cocktail

There are very few cocktails as simple – yet delicious as a rum & coke on a summer night around a campfire. However, it’s possible that we’ve upped the game when we discovered Hazelnut Rum Moonshine from Sugarlands Distilling. Paired ...

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Rock & Moonshine Rye In A Bottle

Rock and Rye has become one of our favorite drinks to sip around a campfire. It’s really easy to make ahead of time, portion out – and bring along as a potent sipper on a camping trip. In this recipe, ...

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