Tag Archives: outdoor cooking

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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#6 Redux! – Top Ten Reasons to attend National DOG

Demonstrations! One of the best parts of any Dutch Oven Gathering DOG) is learning new tips or skills for successful outdoor cooking.  Every Dutch Oven cook has lots of stories of the people who have taught them skills, from basic … Continue reading

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Four-Layer Carrot Cake

When Steve and I decided to make a four-layer carrot cake (based on techniques and recipe from the May/June 2012 issue of Cook’s Illustrated) for our dessert entry at the IDOS 3-Pot Cookoff in Morrilton Arkansas, we knew we were in for a … Continue reading

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Trial and Error, an Ongoing Process

As my better-half and I continue our journey towards competing in an IDOS 3-Pot Cook Off, we decided to prepare two recipes at our local Dutch Oven Gathering with the Prairie Dog Chapter of the Lone Star Dutch Oven Society. … Continue reading

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