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Creamed Corn Cornbread still in the skillet ready to be served.
Breads, Cast Iron Skillet, Recipes

Skillet Creamed Corn Cornbread

Whether serving up a bowl of chili or your favorite BBQ, this Skillet Creamed Corn Cornbread is the perfect compliment to your meal.

Pumpkin chili in a white bowl garnished with cilantro, sour cream, jalapeños, and cheese.
Camp Oven, Dinner, Dutch Oven, Main Course, Recipes

Dutch Oven Pumpkin Chili

Dutch Oven Pumpkin Chili is the epitome of fall with the classic chili ingredients but the addition of nutritious pumpkin and warming spices.

Cast Iron Skillet, Dinner, Main Course, Recipes

Skillet Chicken Spaghetti

Skillet Chicken Spaghetti is a Southern classic comfort food dish and a great alternative to your traditional spaghetti dinner.

A serving or bite of cherry clafoutis right from the skillet.
Cast Iron Skillet, Dessert, Recipes

Skillet Cherry Clafoutis 

Skillet Cherry Clafoutis is a French countryside fruit dessert baked in a sweetened creamy custard-like batter then dusted with powdered sugar.

Dutch Oven, Recipes, Side Dish

Dutch Oven Cranberry Cashew Broccoli

Dutch Oven Cranberry Cashew Broccoli is a fancy-feeling yet simple side dish perfect for the holidays or any night of the week.

Cast Iron Skillet, Dessert, Recipes

Skillet Bananas Foster

Bananas Foster is a perfect match for a cast iron skillet. This dessert will be sure to impress.

Close up view of southern style baked beans with bacon in a cast iron skillet.
Cast Iron Skillet, Recipes, Side Dish

Skillet Baked Beans and Bacon

Skillet Baked Beans and Bacon are the traditional Southern style with molasses, topped with bacon strips, and baked in the oven in a cast iron skillet.

Skillet Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole fresh out of the oven, garnished with fresh parsley, ready to be served.
Cast Iron Skillet, Dinner, Main Course, Recipes

Skillet Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole

Skillet Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole has all the flavor of a classic bacon burger combined with pasta for a hearty casserole the whole family will love.

Side view of skillet nachos.
Appetizers, Cast Iron Skillet, Recipes

Easy Skillet Nachos

Either as a loaded appetizer or a main dish, these Easy Skillet Nachos are crowd-pleasing every time and totally customizable.

A full pot of awesome chili garnished with shredded cheddar cheese and green onions.
Dinner, Dutch Oven, Main Course, Recipes

Dutch Oven Awesome Chili

If you’re looking for a hearty and meaty chili recipe that is great on its own or topped on a dog, then this Dutch Oven Awesome Chili is for you.  The Best Chili Recipe Ever When I was in high school, my dad Dean and I decided we wanted to […]

The camp oven lasagna has cooked, rested, and been garnished with fresh basil and is ready to serve.
Camp Oven, Dinner, Dutch Oven, Main Course, Recipes

Dutch Oven Lasagna

Dutch Oven Lasagna has all the flavor of your favorite lasagna but is made in your cast iron Dutch oven or camp oven over coals. This is one of my all time favorite recipes and is a very good “starter recipe” to begin cooking with a Dutch oven and can […]

Camp Oven, Cast Iron Bakeware, Cast Iron Skillet, Dutch Oven

Cast Iron Seasoning

Taking care of your cast iron and properly cleaning it may seem harder than it should be. The key is to season your cast iron well and it will make your cast iron a treat to cook in.