When you’re out enjoying the great outdoors, it’s important to make sure you’re still looking after your body and getting all the nutrients and vitamins you need, especially when you’re exposed to the elements.
Despite the limited resources you have while camping, you can make quality and, more importantly, yummy meals on the go.
Today, we’re going to give you some of our favourite quick and easy meals to cook on your campfire next time you’re out there exploring our great country.
1. Campfire Nachos
Who doesn't love nachos? Nachos often feature fresh, vibrant flavours which make them absolutely irresistible for summer and made perfect with a cold beer in hand.
Even better, nachos can be made with fresh ingredients or pre-packaged canned ingredients.
As long as you've got a camp oven like this one, this recipe meal is easy and quick to make on your next trip.
2. Breaky Burgers
Whether you’ve had a big night around the campfire or need fuel for hiking, breakfast burgers are an easy and quick way to fill up the tank for a big day ahead.
You can make them as simple as you like with just some bacon and eggs or you can stack it high with extras such as tomato, hashbrown, cheese or halloumi. Need another reason to make some? Even your fussiest friend or vegan/vegetarian pal can dig into this tasty meal with the right combination of ingredients.
If you’re wondering what the best utensils for this recipe are, we recommend our Campfire 28cm Non-stick Frypan. You can find it here.
If you need some more inspiration, you can find some here.
A jaffle really is the ultimate quick and easy meal when you’re on the road. While you can opt for the traditional bread with beans combo, you can also try out more unusual interpretations of the crowd favourite such as bolognese, chocolate and marshmallows or ham and cheese.
The best news? We have the perfect tool in stock to ensure your go-to camping meal is perfect every single time.
4. Baked potatoes
Another crowd favourite that won't go out of fashion any time soon, baked potatoes are simple to make even for the most novice camp cooker.
There are some helpful tips and tricks to get the best possible result though - we found the tips on this website to be super helpful.
Don’t think that baked potatoes have to be boring either - you can add butter, garlic or rosemary prior to baking and even add some sour cream afterwards. Yum!
You might find a pair of Heatproof Camp Oven Gloves helpful for this recipe to avoid any nasty burns. To see what we have in stock, click here.
Are You Ready For Your Camping Trip This Summer?
Whether you are going to the beach or the bush, you’ll want to be prepared. At CAOS, we stock everything you need to make your next camping trip a great one.