Saffron Hodgson Placing a foil packed of food on a campfire grate

Recipe Ideas for Food Cooked in Foil Outdoors

Foil is a very useful item while cooking in the outdoors, it can even be the primary cooking equipment with multiple recipes cooked directly in foil packages or wrapped in foil as one of the steps.

The most common foil use is as a package That the food is cooked in. This can be placed above the fire, in the coals, or even place in a closed grill or smoker.

The foiled acts as a sealed package letting the food steam in its own juices. Sometimes the foils are just added to stop coals and ash getting into the food.

The ability for foil to bake, steam, and roast mean there is a range of other recipe collections that you can get ideas also...

Bake | Steamed | Roasted | Campfire | Casserole | Hand Food