Campfire Chocolate Cake + Fathom IPA

Campfire Chocolate Cake + Fathom IPA
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There's nothing quite like the combo of chocolate cake and a cold IPA beer. In this quick campfire pairing, we combine chocolate orange campfire cakes with the sessionable Fathom IPA from Ballast Point Brewing. Delicious!
Recipe type: Adult Dessert
Cuisine: Campfire
Serves: 6 Orange Cakes
  • 6 Fresh Naval Oranges
  • 1 Box Chocolate Cake Mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • ¼ Cup Oil
  • 1 Cup Water
  • Heavy Duty Aluminum Foil
  • 6 Pack Ballast Point Fathom IPA
  1. Slice the tops off the oranges about ¾ of the way from the top.
  2. Set orange tops aside.
  3. Using a spoon, scoop out the insides of the oranges.
  4. Prepare the boxed chocolate cake, using the directions the box.
  5. Spoon cake batter into hollowed oranges, ¾ full.
  6. Replace orange tops.
  7. Wrap filled oranges in heavy duty foil.
  8. Place foil wrapped oranges directly in coal bed for 25 mins.
  9. When cooked, exterior of orange will be firm to the squeeze.
  10. Eat cake directly from the oranges, taking a sip of Ballast Point Fathom IPA between bites.
  11. Enjoy!
  12. *NOTE: This recipe is directed toward those of legal drinking age.