Trail Gourmet: Southern Recipes Perfect for Camping

Trail Gourmet: Southern Recipes Perfect for Camping

Southern camp recipes that are sure to inspire even the pickiest of eaters. Long-distance backpackers regularly joke about the things they can’t wait to eat when they get off the trail. And let’s face it—just about any restaurant menu sounds better than the same old noodles you’ve been eating for a week. Not to worry, though—there’s a way to stay on the trail and satisfy those cravings at the same time. Forget the freeze-dried pasta and boring hot dogs: these Southern-leaning dishes are not only delicious, they’re a cinch to make outdoors. (Note: The following recipes yield about 2 hearty servings each.) Cheesy Grits Grits are a Southern favorite, and while they can be eaten any time of day, there’s nothing like a savory breakfast

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Video – Rustic Camp Rosemary Flatbread

Video - Rustic Camp Rosemary Flatbread

To go alongside your rice dish or a bean/lentil soup—and to serve as a tortilla substitute for trail lunches—here’s a barebones, camp-friendly flatbread. The complete nCamp Kitchen to Go setup works great for this, given the kneading/rolling-friendly Prep Surface and the broad, stable stovetop. 3/4 cup of flour (whole wheat or white, your choice) 1/2 tsp of baking powder 1/2 tsp of salt 1 tbsp of olive oil 1/2 cup of water  1 sprig of rosemary Mix dry ingredients, add water and mix. Heat the olive oil in a pan on the nCamp Stove (low heat with the gas adapter). Pour batter into the pan and spread it out. Cook about 3 minutes on each side (or until lightly browned) and serve. (If you’re car

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7 Awesome Camping Recipes

7 Awesome Camping Recipes

7 Camping Recipes: There’s no disputing that summer’s long days are best spent hiking and camping in America’s great outdoors. But when the day wanes and the temperatures start to drop, it’s time to build up the campfire and settle in for a long evening of watching fireflies and roasting marshmallows with friends and family. This summer, make this magical time of day something special with these seven inspired recipes. 1. Roasted Chipotle Corn Nothing beats grilled corn straight off the campfire. ChrisDag Sweet, slow roasted corn, brought to life with chipotle and lime, is the perfect accompaniment to just about any outdoor meal. This recipe is also great for kids to help out with: carefully peeling back the husks, removing the strands of silk,

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