The Unforgettable Panini

The Unforgettable Panini

  “Too few people understand a really good sandwich.” – James Beard OK OK, I’ll admit.  This isn’t a very camp friendly recipe without some pre-planning.  However, with proper planning, this little Panini could make you the star of any...
Cast Iron French Cooking

Cast Iron French Cooking

 “In the state of society in which we now find ourselves, it is difficult to imagine a nation which lived solely on bread and vegetables.” – Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826) About 10 years ago was the last time I ate food in France.  As much...
Dutch Oven Deep Dish Pizza

Dutch Oven Deep Dish Pizza

When Dean Martin sang “When the moon hits you eye like a big pizza pie…That’s amore” in 1953, he was singing about this pizza. Recently, I have cut back on the amount of dutch oven cooking.  My motives have nothing to do with the quality of...
Cast Iron Sweet Peppers & Pasta

Cast Iron Sweet Peppers & Pasta

I am fascinated with the idea of cooking simple gourmet meals while camping.  On the Camp-cook.com forum a member (jeepdad) posted his recipe for Fettuccini with Sweet Peppers and Pine Nuts with Fried Mozzarella Cheese.  It looked delicious so I had to make my version...