Tag Archives: DOG

Cranberry Pecan Quick Bread

Merry Christmas!!    Today, my better-half and I gathered with 39 Dutch oven friends in north Texas for a Dutch Oven Gathering (DOG) and a fabulous White Elephant gift exchange.  We had such a great time!  Before I tell you about … Continue reading

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Temperature Control – Key to Successful Baking

Temperature control is critical for successful baking in our outdoor kitchens and is super important when baking anything, especially bread.  After all that work to knead the bread and shape it, who wants to take any chance of burning that … Continue reading

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Baking Challah – Wrap Up

Three brave Dutch oven cooks brought their baking skills to the hands-on Challah bread class and we all learned a lot.  Several others joined in by watching and helping out.  Everyone agreed that baking bread in any kitchen, outdoors or … Continue reading

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IDOS 3-Pot Wrap Up

We won! My better-half and I are the 2012 Central Arkansas Dutch Oven Champions! We were absolutely taken by suprise when the final results were announced. I have never been more shocked in my life and am so proud to … Continue reading

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Braciole – Take Two

My better half, Steve, was still cranky days after the weekend with the Prairie Dogs, grumbling that his braciole didn’t turn out as he had hope. He was itching to try it again. Rather than wait until we could get … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons to Attend a National DOG – Redux!

Last year, I had fun thinking of reasons why folks make the trip to attend a National Dutch Oven Gathering. After reviewing last year’s entries, I decided to expand and/or hopefully add more good reasons why Duch Oven Enthusiasts should … Continue reading

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Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Turkey Breast

I was so delighted when my better-half gave me an unexpected gift, The Lodge Cast Iron Cookbook, right before last month’s Dutch Oven Gathering (DOG). It is a great addition to our collection of cookbooks for outdoor cooking and is … Continue reading

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