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Back Yard Grilling Ideas

Grilled Hanger Steak
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Grilled Hanger Steak

Grilled Hanger Steak is a flavorful and tender cut of beef, that many cooks don’t know about. The flavor is similar to ribeye with the tenderness of a filet.

Malcom Reed By: Malcom Reed

4 People

40 min 00:40

Marinated Pork Chops

Marinated Pork Chops

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Though Marinated Pork Chops may seem like an ordinary recipe, these chops are anything but. Marinated in a soy and lemon sauce for several hours, you’ll be amazed by the rich flavor.

Chris Lilly By: Chris Lilly

4 People

14 min 00:14

Latest Recipes

Spaghetti Bolognese simmering on a gas stove.
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Spaghetti Bolognese

The traditional beef Bolognese Sauce recipe just got a lot easier thanks to a jar of prepared sauce. You can cook this comforting meal in about 45 minutes on your camp stove.

Tom By: Tom

6 People

1 hour 01:00

Bacon, onion, and cabbage being cooked on a flat top grill.
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Fried Cabbage

Fried Cabbage is a quick and easy side dish that can be prepared on a griddle or flat top grill. With just a few simple ingredients, it cooks up fast.

Scott Stevens By: Scott Stevens

4 People

25 min 00:25

Griddle Fried Chicken cooking on the griddle.
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Griddle Fried Chicken

Griddle Fried Chicken is a healthier twist on traditional fried chicken, but with all the same flavor. A great main dish for your next cookout, it can be grilled in under 15 minutes.

Scott Stevens By: Scott Stevens

4 People

27 min 00:27

Bacon is wrapped around a pork tenderloin stuffed with fresh apples.
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Bacon Wrapped Tenderloin

Pork and apple are a traditional combination, but there is no need to make applesauce when the apples are stuffed into the pork suck as in this Bacon Wrapped Tenderloin recipe.

Saffron Hodgson By: Saffron Hodgson

4 People

3 hours 30 min 03:30

Explore Methods to Lay and Light Cooking Fires

Altar Fire

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

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

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

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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Blog Posts

BBQ Bananas

Bananas in the Coals Video

Looking for a sweet and sticky campfire dessert? Check out the Bananas in the Coals Video, a collaboration between Bush Cooking and Allrecipes.

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Chocolate Orange Cake

The Orange Cake is Conquered

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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Scones

Campfire Scones Video

An easy way to learn how to use a Dutch oven and have a tasty treat, our Campfire Scones Video is a collaboration between Bush Cooking and Allrecipes.

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Smoked Camembert Cheese

Smoked Camembert Cheese Video

Lightly smoked and topped with spicy capsicum or tomato relish, our Smoked Camembert Cheese Video is a collaboration between Bush Cooking and Allrecipes.

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