Lunch & Dinner

40 Hot Dog Styles From Around the World

40 Hot dog Styles Around the World

Ever thought the hot dog 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?

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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Dutch Oven Bacon Ball – Destined for Your Campsite

Dutch Oven Bacon Ball Recipe

What’s your fantasy bacon dish? Might you consider a bacon pie? That’s sort of what this is – a Dutch oven bacon ball. The crust is bacon, and the pie filling includes bacon, too, if that’s the way you decide ...

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Start to Finish: 9 Rules For a World-Class Steak

selecting your cut of steak

All in good fun, the 50 Campfires team slings the insult “snob” at each other at least a couple times a day. Among the crew we have a wool snob, a whiskey snob, a knife snob, a sauna snob, and ...

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Reverse Sear Steak and Add Campfire Smokiness

A-Maze-N Tube Smoker Ups Your Steak Grilling Game Have you tried the reverse sear steak cooking method and adding campfire smokiness? If you haven’t, you’re in for a great treat. And it’s so easy to do! The A-Maze-N Tube Smoker comes into play ...

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Fired Up Food with Chef Jeff Nizlek

Yakitori chicken

Prior to leaving for Portland, we came across a contemporary bistro called the Silver Grille and reached out to the head chef about preparing a meal at our campsite. Chef Jeff Nizlek immediately jumped at the opportunity and agreed to ...

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Sea to Table: Beer Steamed Dungeness Crab

Dungeness crab

It’s easy to fall into the same old routine when camping, especially when it comes to preparing your food. While we all love grilling up brats and big, juicy hamburgers, we at 50 Campfires challenge you to break the mold ...

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3 Oktoberfest Recipes For The Campsite

oktoberfest-recipes

Oktoberfest is right around the corner, and if you can’t make it to Germany for the biggest party in the world you can still celebrate at the campsite. Here are 3 Oktoberfest recipes to keep the spirit alive! Tangy Oktoberfest ...

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GoSun Grill Recipes – Campsite Cooking With The Sun

GoSun Grill Recipes

Just because you’re away from the comfort of your own kitchen doesn’t mean you can’t cook awesome food…so don’t let camping limit the meals you eat! With the GoSun Grill all you need is the sun – no flame, fuel, ...

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27 Grilled Kebab Recipes That Will Make Your Mouth Water

Just because your campsite doesn’t come equipped with a full kitchen, doesn’t mean you have to limit your diet to PB&J sandwiches and dry cereal. When I go camping I want to make tasty, flavorful meals that are easy to prepare. What’s simpler than throwing ...

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