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Chocolate Orange Cake

The Orange Cake is Conquered

By: Saffron | February 27, 2018

How can youth across the world proclaim to be cooking and enjoying these orange cakes , yet I couldn’t get it to work! My Chocolate Orange Cake journey to perfection.

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Everything is better when it is wrapped in bacon!

Turkey Lollypop
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Bacon Wrapped Turkey Lollipops

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Lollipops are a unique and delicious way to cook and serve turkey resulting in a juicy, delicious and smokey bacon wrapped turkey leg.

Harry Soo By: Harry Soo

2 to 4 People

1 hour 20 min 01:20

bacon wrapped sausage
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Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs

If you are going to make a Hot Dog, you should wrap that baby in Bacon! Slightly longer prep time but totally worth the effort for so many reasons.

Tom By: Tom

8 People

40 min 00:40

Bacon Wrapped Pickles
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Bacon-wrapped Pickles

The best of two worlds collide in Bacon-wrapped Pickles. Also known as “pickle fries,” these goodies will be a hit at your next party or game.

Mark Lambert By: Mark Lambert

12 People

35 min 00:35

bacon wrapped stuffed sirloin
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Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Sirloin

Looking for individual packets of goodness, why not try these Bacon Wrapped Sirloins stuffed with seasoned wild rice. Look as good as they taste.

Momma Boyers By: Momma Boyers

5 People

1 hour 20 min 01:20

Explore Methods to Lay and Light Cooking Fires

Altar Fire

By: Saffron | February 24, 2017

The Altar Fire is a fire built on a structure raising off the ground to avoid surfaces like marshes. Once built the fire burns and is cooked on like normal.

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Reflector Fire

By: Saffron | February 24, 2017

The Reflector Fire design is primarily a fire with a wall to reflect back heat, although mainly used in survival, it is also known for cooking baked goods.

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Indian Star Fire

By: Saffron | February 24, 2017

Indian Star Fires are often associated with the Wild West being the cliche fire in cowboy moves with a pot of beans boiling over it. Good when limited wood.

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Swedish Log Fire

Swedish Log Fire

By: Saffron | June 15, 2017

The Swedish Log Fire comes from the German name ‘Schweden Fackel’. It’s a log carefully cut to allow oxygen in, thus becoming a self sustaining cooking fire

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Latest Recipes

anzac biscuits
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Traditional ANZAC Biscuits

ANZAC stands for Australian New Zealand Army Corp, and these oat based Biscuits have a history going back to the First World War and the ANZAC troops. Now they have become a significant element of the annual ANZAC Day celebrations.

Saffron By: Saffron

12 People

22 min 00:22

Plank Pears
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Plank Pears

This simple Pear dish cooked on a Plank makes an easy but seductively sweet dessert. The use of a plank seems to somehow keep it moist and gives it a subtle smoke flavor.

Saffron By: Saffron

4 People

50 min 00:50

Facaccia Bread
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Plank Focaccia

Although not common, it is possible to cook a bread on a Plank, a thin style bread such as Facaccia is a good option that allows it to cook through on a BBQ or in a smoker.

Saffron By: Saffron

4 People

50 min 00:50

Margherita Pizza
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Margherita Pizza

Outdoor cooking should be simple, and this traditional Italian pizza, the Margherita Pizza, is a great example of a few flavors coming together to create an amazingly satisfying meal.

Saffron By: Saffron

4 People

30 min 00:30