Tag Archives: ideas

How to Boil Water

I have heard of people who come up with an original idea but I have never met or known such a person as a friend.  Until now. Meet my friend Dennis, a Dutch oven cook who hangs out with the Prairie … Continue reading

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Blog Review: 15 Secrets to Dutch Oven Cooking

In my journey to explore the best of outdoor cooking in camp Dutch Ovens, I am constantly looking for people, websites, and cookbooks that help me learn and grow.  Social media has become a big part of my Dutch Oven … 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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Baking Challah Part One

Yesterday, I did a test run on the bread recipe that will be used in our “hands on” baking class at the next Dutch Oven Gathering (DOG).  A few friends need encouragement to try baking in their black pots, so … Continue reading

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#2 – Top Ten Reasons to Attend the National Dutch Oven Gathering (NDOG) – Redux

Recipes! As Dutch oven friends make plans to attend the 2013 National Dutch Oven Gathering (NDOG) at DeGray Lake Resort in Arkansas, a fun task on the list of things to do will include selecting recipes to prepare for the … Continue reading

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#3 – Top Ten Reasons to Attend the National DOG Redux!

Gift Baskets! Back in 2010 when my better-half and I were getting ready to go to our first National Dutch Oven Gathering (NDOG) in Ohio, we had a lot of fun gathering items for our gift basket.  As I posted … Continue reading

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