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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Summer Infusions for Your Campsite

I often treat camping trips with friends as opportunities to introduce them to new things: music, food, drinks and gear. Spending a few nights in the woods together creates time to focus on details. I’ll spend months putting together the ...

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The BottleKeeper Prevents Broken Glass At The Campsite

I grew up camping in Northern Minnesota, where the campsites were scattered with exposed rock. While it made for a very scenic weekend, it also meant that we had a “no bottles” rule. People are barefoot all weekend, and even ...

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Versus: Flask Fillers Scotch Vs Bourbon

Canadian Whiskey Vs American Bourbon

What happens when two 50 Campfires contributors square off on topics and gear that matter in the camping world? Punches get thrown, voices get raised, cats and dogs living together, complete madness… Welcome to 50 Campfires Versus and Scotch Vs Bourbon. ...

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Eggnog: The Alcohol Protein Shake

eggnog recipe

What do you mean, you don’t like eggnog? You like protein, right? Don’t you want to be big and strong? And don’t you want to feel great? Of course you do. See? You do like eggnog, because it’s basically an ...

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Ginger Beer Cocktails To Warm Your Winter

Moscow Mule in a copper mug

Ginger beer is a spicy addition to many classic cocktails, and the sweet heat from its intense ginger flavor is welcome in our drinks during colder seasons. Less bubbly and sweet than ginger ale, ginger beer gets its intense flavor ...

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Classic Cocktails Made for Flasks

Flask Cocktails Built For Steel

The holidays… office parties, venturing out to visit relatives you see maybe twice a year, all the while feeling unprepared, displaced, and away from your comforts. Rather than sipping on that cheap bottle your aunt picked up on clearance or ...

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Camping Cocktails: Ending and Beginning

Cocktails for a Night Under the Stars

Sadly, summer is winding down, but it’s not too late to experiment with some fun summer activities! Take star gazing for instance. There’s nothing more peaceful than spending a night looking deep into the night sky to see thousands of ...

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Nighttime Cocktails

Nighttime Cocktail

When the sun goes down, it’s no longer about that perfect refreshing drink to sip on when you’re hot and parched. A nighttime cocktail calls for another flavor and an extra kick to get your night going. We’ve got two ...

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