Lunch & Dinner

Door County Fish Boil for Two

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The traditional Door County Fish Boil is a tourist spectacle that turns out some mighty good eating. Many restaurants there have fish boils weekly and some every night. The cooking is done outside in a huge caldron. Water is brought ...

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The Cudighi Sandwich : An Upper Michigan Classic

Cudighi sandwich

Even after hearing it, we’re not sure how to pronounce it either, but we knew right away it’s a dish we needed to convert for campsite convenience. Mix it up ahead of time and cook it up in camp – ...

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Johnsonville Spicy Black Pepper Brats

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The brats themselves are traditional, but this topping offers a twist … and some heat if you want it. Think about trying it with a supply of good Wisconsin beer … Leinenkugel’s or a Spotted Cow, anyone? Johnsonville Spicy Black ...

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Torched Campsite Appetizer Recipes

One of the best parts about cooking at the campsite, is taking your time – and preparing meals that you might not otherwise have the chance to make. We love preparing campsite appetizers to pair with impromptu happy hours around ...

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6 Great Ways To Make Camping Coffee

Even if you don't like the taste of coffee, the smell wafting across the campsite is nearly universally appealing.

For most of us, coffee is an essential starter in the morning on any camping adventure. Even those who don’t drink coffee usually love its smell wafting across a campsite. Combined with frying bacon and wood smoke, it’s an aroma ...

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Campfire Trout In Foil Recipe

If you love fresh fish, you’ve got to try our Campfire Trout in Foil recipe! Fishing is a big deal in Colorado. Everywhere you travel, you’re likely to come across someone trying to catch trout. Fly fishing, in particular, is ...

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Colorado Slopper Camping Recipe

The Colorado Slopper Camping Recipe This is one of those recipes for which the creation is claimed by a number of old timey Colorado watering holes. We’re not sure who to give the credit to, but whoever dreamt this one ...

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Vegetarian Colorado Chili Verde Recipe

Vegetarian Colorado Chili Verde Wherever you go in Colorado you’ll see Chile Verde or Green Chile offered as a side dish or sauce. It goes well as either. For the campsite we cut some corners, but this is still a ...

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Quick Campfire Pinto Beans Recipe

Quick Campfire Pinto Beans Colorado – specifically Dove Creek, Colorado – stakes the claim to the title “Pinto Bean Capital of the World.” That may be so, but in any case it’s hard to think of a more traditional picture ...

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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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