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Red Wine Hot Chocolate — The Perfect Camping Cocoa

Warming hands on mug of Red Wine Hot Chocolate - The Perfect Camping Cocoa, made with Black Box Cabernet Sauvignon.

They are not two drinks that you’d immediately think of combining – red wine and hot chocolate. But if you take a second and realize, “I love red wine. I love chocolate. I enjoy drinking red wine while eating good ...

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Pie Iron Brown Bread & Baked Beans

This pie iron treat combines the three New England B’s – brown bread, beans, and bacon. You might not think of a baked bean sandwich as eatin’ good – until you try this!!! Pie Iron Brown Bread & Baked Beans ...

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Maine Blueberry Pie Iron Pies

Blueberry pies cooked in pie irons and featuring Maine blueberries.

Blueberry pies are classic pie iron recipe, but when you hit Maine in blueberry season – they are something special. After all, blueberry pie is the official state dessert of Maine!   Maine Blueberry Pie Iron Pies   Print Prep ...

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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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American Bagels For Breakfast

American Bagels For Breakfast   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   A bagel, an egg, Spam and cheese -- there's no breakfast more American than that. Author: 50 Campfires Recipe type: Breakfast ...

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German Bagels For Lunch

The bagel is an urban commuter staple. America’s largest city is legendary for them. But bagels are also a fantastic camping carb cornucopia. A couple of bags of grocery store bagels are great keepers and stand up to the rigors ...

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Foil Packet Fish With Peppers

Fresh fish doesn’t need much to flavor it. In fact, you don’t want anything to overpower the delicious fish. This easy foil packet recipe adds just enough “spice” to bring out the great flavors in all the simple ingredients. Foil ...

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When the Fish Don’t Bite Foil Packet

Much as we may not want to admit it, the fish don’t always bite. Those are the times you should come prepared with a few simple, easily-obtained ingredients to enjoy a great, hot meal streamside whether those fickle fish decide ...

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Streamside Fish & Asparagus in Foil

When you hit the grocery store to pick up your snacks and beverages on the way to the river, make a swing through the produce aisle. Grab a lemon, a bunch of asparagus, and a head of garlic. They take ...

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