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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 […]

Side view of the skillet chocolate cherry cake.
Cast Iron Skillet, Dessert, Recipes

Skillet Cherry Chocolate Cake

Cherry Chocolate Dump Cake is a quick and easy recipe for home or camping.

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 […]

Close up side view of fully baked dutch oven pizza pasta ready to be served.
Dinner, Dutch Oven, Main Course, Recipes

Dutch Oven Pizza Pasta

Dutch Oven Pizza Pasta takes all the classic flavor of pepperoni pizza but serves it up in cheesy pasta dish baked in your favorite cast iron pot.

Cast Iron Cinnamon Apple Ingredients
Cast Iron Skillet, Dessert, Recipes, Side Dish

Cast Iron Cinnamon Apples

Cast Iron Cinnamon Apples is a delicious side dish to your favorite meal or as a dessert over vanilla ice cream. Are some apples better for cooking?  Absolutely! The different apple varieties are used for three different purposes. Those three purposes include eating, juicing and, the one I will be […]

Triangle slices of sweet cornbread on a black platter.
Cast Iron Skillet, Dessert, Recipes, Side Dish

Cast Iron Sweet Cornbread

Cast Iron Sweet Cornbread is sweet enough to be dessert but not too sweet that it can’t be served with your meal made in your favorite cast iron skillet. This post has been updated from its original August 28, 2017 publication with new photography, content, and recipe card with updated […]

Recipes

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.

Peach Dump Cake in the cast iron camp oven.
Camp Oven, Dessert, Dutch Oven, Recipes

Camp Oven Peach Dump Cake

A popular camping favorite with simple ingredients that combine into a delicious treat.

Cooked and Shredded Dutch Oven Mississippi Roast with lots of pepperoncinis.
Dinner, Dutch Oven, Main Course, Recipes

Dutch Oven Mississippi Pot Roast

Dutch Oven Mississippi Pot Roast is a widely popular beef roast recipe with 5 simple perfected by cooking it in cast iron.