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10 Favorite Vegetarian Camping Recipes

“Why don’t you give us more vegetarian recipes?” is one of the most common questions from 50 Campfires curious culinary crowd.  Our answer is, “We do!” But we have to admit that they get spread out in the magazine and ...

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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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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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Asian Inspired Campfire Pizza Recipe

Cooked over a campfire or on a grill, with the subtle smokiness provided by the Kelly Craig Family Griller Plank, this chicken pizza will become a family camping favorite – and it’s so easy.   Asian Inspired Campfire Pizza Recipe ...

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Camping Recipes with Pinyon Pine Nuts

Toasted pine nuts are delicious ingredients. Pinyon Pine Nuts are off the charts.

Pinyon Pine Nuts with Pasta Have you ever eaten Pinyon Pine Nuts? Chances are pretty good you’ve heard of and eaten regular ol’ pine nuts (aka pignolias). They’ve been a food source all the way back to Old Testament and before. They are still ...

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Hack The Pack Recipe Contest : Winning Submissions

Chocolate Peanut Butter Top Ramen Bars with Himalayan Pink Sea Salt   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 5 mins Total time 15 mins   This sweet and salty recipe is great as an energy booster snack on a ...

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Grilled Peppers And Pulled Pork Hot Dog Recipe

hot dog recipe

I like hot dogs, but I don’t rarely crave a hot dog unless I can load with a bunch of other goodies. Then I crave hot dogs. Cooking a hot dog over the campfire is a tradition for most camping ...

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Dutch Oven Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

Delicious BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

When I think of summer, I think of cold beer, camping, warm sun, and bbq chicken sandwiches. There is something about the summer that makes barbecued food taste so much better. Maybe it is the fact that you can eat ...

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