Camp Cooking

In The Light: Mother Road Brewing Company – Flagstaff, AZ

Along scenic Route 66 in Flagstaff, AZ at the historic Milum Building is Mother Road Brewing Company. 50 Campfires caught up with Michael and Alissa Marquess founders of Mother Road Brewing Company to chat about what sets their Route 66 inspired ...

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Campfire Crescent Rolls On A Stick

crescent rolls on a stick

Grilled meat can be found in abundance at almost any campsite, because it’s easy to make and is delicious. However, one thing lacking to round out a meal is fresh baked bread. You don’t have an oven at your disposal, ...

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Grilled Peaches with Honey Cinnamon Ricotta

Who doesn’t love a nice, ripe peach? Throw a few on the barbecue and it’s a whole different ball game. If you have never grilled peaches before, you are in for a treat!  Not only are grilled peaches a delicious treat ...

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In The Can: Good People Brewing Company – Birmingham, AL

Nestled in downtown Birmingham, Alabama near the urban green space of Railroad Park is Good People Brewing Company. In just 10 years, co-founders Michael Sellers and Jason Malone have propelled the brewery into one of the most successful and engaging ...

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A Simple Doughnut Hole Recipe For The Campfire

Doughnut holes are easy and fun to make at your campsite. Whether it’s for breakfast or as a snack, everyone will want to pitch in and help. Best yet, it’s simple enough for the kids to really be a part ...

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Marshmallow / Wine Pairing Guide

There are some things that just shouldn’t be done…or should they? We recently had the bright idea to attempt pairing campfire toasted marshmallows with their ideal wine counterparts. The idea of roasting the perfect ‘mallow – and combining it with ...

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Refreshing Watermelon Cocktail Recipes

Watermelon Cocktail

July is National Picnic Month, so make sure to celebrate with the classic picnicking fruit: watermelon! Summer’s favorite fruit is healthy, hydrating, and honestly quite heavenly. You’ll want to make sure to bring a watermelon or two with you on ...

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8 Great Watermelon Recipes for the Campsite

Watermelon as an ingredient fits both culinary philosophies when it comes to car camping. Bringing a melon to the campsite and preparing delicious dishes right there on the picnic table works great and is a terrific way to impress impromptu ...

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How To Pick the Perfect Watermelon

how to pick the perfect watermelon cover

A bright, sunny, hot Fourth Day of July; a friendly campground with the red, white, and blue flying over many campsites; picnic after picnic table adorned with crisply chilled, freshly cut, invitingly pink chunks of watermelon beaconing the wayward camper ...

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In The Can: Speakeasy Ales & Lagers – San Francisco, CA

Speakeasy Ales & Lagers was founded in 1997. The first beer they ever made was Prohibition Ale, an amber beer still in production today. It recently won yet another award–gold medal in its category at the 2013 Great American Beer ...

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