Gourmet Camping Meals That Rival a Restaurant
Gone are the days of munching on jerky or trail-mix for dinner. If you love to cook tasty meals at home, why not apply those skills at the campground to make your next outdoor experience extra special? Even if you aren't a talented cook, these camp-friendly recipes can help anyone fake it.
Mouth-Watering Camp Recipes
Warning: Do not read these while hungry unless you have snacks, nearby!
Breakfast/Snack: Chocolate Orange Muffins
This easy and delicious muffin recipe is baked inside of an orange! Take the leftovers as a trailside snack for your adventure du jour.
Lunch: Tortilla Pizza
Enjoy this one from the comfort of your hammock, or roll it up and take it to go for an energy-packed trail lunch. The sky's the limit on this skillet pizza: use a robust tortilla, flatbread, or pita for the crust and add your favorite ingredients. Pre-chop toppings at home to speed up the process.
Dinner: Beef & Broccoli Stir Fry
Stir fry recipes like this one are simple to make at home or at camp. If you prepare it beforehand, there will be plenty of time for it to soak in the sauce and become extra flavorful! Serve it over rice or rice noodles.
Dessert: Giant Skillet Cookie
Photo credit: The Kitchen Magpie
This two-ingredient dessert makes use of your favorite camp cooking accessory -- the cast iron skillet! A tube of cookie dough and a pack of Oreos make this giant cookie an easy and irresistible treat.
Now that you're hungry and full of ideas, go forth and make great meals at your next campsite!
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