Camp Cooking

6 Secrets To Cooking Great Hamburgers Over A Campfire

Using a burger basket allows easy and infinite adjustment when cooking burgers over a campfire.

What’s your definition of a great hamburger? Everyone has their own tastes, but responses to that question pretty much universally include “juicy”, “char marks”, and “smoky.” While the hamburger is considered a “simple” food, achieving ground beef perfection is anything but simple. ...

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Direct Heat Cooking on Your Campfire

Red meat like beef and lamb are prime candidates for direct heat cooking. So are vegetables like these roasting peppers.

If you really want to go “mountain man” and cook over open flame like it was done throughout time immemorial, consider direct heat cooking — also called “clinching”, but that seems like a terrible name for it. This is basically throwing ...

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Bake a Campfire Birthday Cake — Let’s Party

Campfire birthday cake cupcakes in citrus halves - oranges and grapefruit - with candles lit, ready for the party to begin.

Are any of your camping crew the kind whose annual birthday wish is to go camping? And, of course, would like an authentic campfire birthday cake? If so, 50 Campfires offers this delicious solution. The use of orange or grapefruit ...

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Easy Homemade Sports Drink

As soon as you enter the sports drink aisle all you see is the word electrolytes everywhere. What are they, and do you have to pay top dollar for them if you want to hydrate on the trail? An electrolyte ...

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Tequlia & Blackberry Limeade Camping Cocktail

The combination of tequila and limeade will definitely get you into the summertime mood, and when paired with a handful of fresh blackberries – you’ve got a summertime sipper that’s incredibly refreshing.   Tequlia & Blackberry Limeade Camping Cocktail   ...

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Fireball Limeade Camping Cocktail

When we first heard about adding Fireball to limeade, we couldn’t imagine the combo. Once we tried it, we were believers. There’s something about mixing the trio of limeade, Fireball and a splash of grenadine that makes a perfect balance ...

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Sweet Tea Limeade Mojitos

Adding fresh ingredients to any cocktail will definitely take the flavor up a notch. We love mojitos in the summer, and figured we’d put a slightly different twist and flavor profile on this one. Fresh limes, fresh mint and another ...

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6 Tips To Master Foil Packet Cooking

Cooking Spray You should always oil the side of the foil that will be touching your food. Butter adds terrific flavor and is called for in many recipes, so you can just wipe butter on the foil. However, cooking spray ...

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Italian Pizza Bagels for Dinner

Italian Pizza Bagels for Dinner   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 25 mins   With just a campfire and some aluminum foil, you can turn out 50 Campfires version of pizza in just a ...

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Strangest, Most Delicious Foil Fish Pack You’ll Eat

The ingredients for this foil packet are not exotic, but you’ve probably not considered combining them. Shush! Don’t say anything until you pull it off the fire, open it up and try it! And remember, Spam is bacon’s first cousin!!! ...

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