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Camp Style Lemon Pound Cake

I put this recipe together to bake for a Dutch oven demonstration for a Boy Scout troop. When the Scout Master said that his boys were 11-12 years old, I knew we needed to bake something sweet and something that … Continue reading

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Spiced Apple Cake

Finding an interesting alternative to the classic dump cobbler is an on going challenge.  Dump cobblers are perfect for dessert around the campfire but what if you wanted to do something different?  Here’s my answer to that question:  a simple yet … Continue reading

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Lemon Curd Disappointment

We learned some tough lessons at the Louisiana 3-Pot Cookoff!  Dispite lots of practice and careful preparation, our four-layer lemon curd cake with white chocolate buttercream flopped.  The lemon curd was a complete failure. The cakes baked up beautifully!  I … Continue reading

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Lemon Curd Cake with White Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

My better half and I were preparing for the 2013 Louisiana Dutch Oven Cook Off in Chemin-A-Haut, Labor Day Weekend.  Selecting recipes for the three pots (bread, main, dessert) is always a challenge for lots of different reasons (a great … Continue reading

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