Good camp food means planning ahead, preparing some things at home. It can also mean we take a few short cuts, using some prepared or canned foods. By using good ingredients and techniques along with a few short cuts, it is possible to have some really great food in the wild.
I’m a sucker for custard. Savory or sweet, I love them all. I’m also a fan of homemade, yet convenient, grab and go breakfast foods. Here’s a tasty dish that brings it all together.
This smoked turkey roll takes a bit of work to prepare, but the resulting masterpiece can be served as the centerpiece of an easy meal, sliced for sandwiches, or as an item on an elegant charcuterie platter.
Ring bologna is a common snack in Pennsylvania Dutch culture. Every meat processor there has their own spin on it, and they typically have a regular type and garlic ring bologna. Given the choice, I go for the garlic, naturally.
Fresh Tarbais beans make a big difference in this dish, but you can use dried beans, too. The beans are the highlight, but strong support comes from bacon, garlicky fresh kielbasa, and duck confit.
Cured smoked pork loin is a good deli staple that can augment a platter of assorted charcuterie, or it can be eaten in sandwiches, or put into various dishes. This post will describe how to make delicious cured smoked pork loin.
Poutine is a glorious dish. A base of crisp French fries topped with gravy and cheese curds is the common version. Unhealthy, perhaps, but poutine can certainly be enjoyed infrequently and in moderation. Nah, who am I kidding? Dig in!
These mushrooms are a good accompaniment to a tray of antipasto. They will not only look good aside my home-cured meats, they will also bring a complimentary earthy flavor.
Why in the world would anyone boil peanuts? Freshly roasted peanuts are perfectly good, so why go and make them all wet and soggy? I’ll show you why!
From the beginning to my current never-ending quest for perfect pizza. Sourdough crust, homegrown tomatoes, and the best toppings.