When it comes to cooking, cast iron is one of the most popular choices; not just in the home kitchen but also while camping. The way the food cooks and the taste is unbeatable but a lot of people wonder how to cook with a cast iron when camping. If you’re looking to up your […]
All that fresh air gives you an appetite, so why settle for the same old quick camping food! Here’s where you’ll find easy recipes for camping, al fresco tips and some good-to-eat cheats for camping meals, barbecues and outdoor cooking.
If you’re going camping then you will know that you have to take a lot of gear. But if you’re just heading out for a weekend, are going hiking or simply want to cut back on what you take then you need to think outside the box. For longer trips, you might take a whole host
Camping is an exciting activity that can be enjoyed by all the family. However, it might surprise new campers how much equipment you need. The last thing you want is to get to the campsite only to find that you don’t have an important item so proper planning is key. If you’ve been thinking about buying
Is there anything more comforting on a chilly day than soup? There’s something about it that just gives you that boost but this only works if it’s piping hot. You might go to a fancy restaurant and have a chilled soup but when you’re camping and exploring the great outdoors, you want something to warm
Having something in which to carry your lunch is a must. But many lunch boxes are designed with kids in mind. As an adult, you want something convenient, stylish and that does the job. Coupling your lunch box with a backpack kills two birds with one stone; somewhere insulated to keep your food and somewhere
I don’t know about you but using the slow cooker in winter is hugely comforting. It’s also perfect for any time of year when you don’t want to have to worry about coming home from work and spending hours in the kitchen. Simply throw everything in before you leave in the morning and when you
If you imagine heating up any type of material, you can get a good idea of whether or not you would want to cook food on it. There are some materials that release harmful chemicals and while these might be in small amounts, over time, this isn’t going to be healthy for you and your
When you’re out and about enjoying an active lifestyle, the weather isn’t always on your side. For this reason, it is important that you have appropriate attire to keep you warm and dry. A 3 in 1 jacket is ideal for this as it is designed to be used across all seasons and provides you
A beach is an exciting place to be! There’s never a dull moment, whether it be the weather, food, or the company you keep. Apart from bringing a swimsuit, towel, and sunscreen, I’m sure you’ll agree with me that the snacks are somewhere at the top of the priority list! They keep you cool, refreshed,
It’s time to go camping again and let’s not beat about the bush; there’s a lot you are going to need to pack. A lot of your camping gear is considered to be essential and unless you are cowboy camping, it is likely that you will want something you can cook on. Many people opt
When we were asked by Wonderbag to take a look at their fuss free, non electric planet saving slow cooker we were a little skeptical as to how it would be possible to slow cook food on a camping trip, something that gives you the ability to keep your food warm for up to 12
Cooking rice is one of the most notoriously difficult challenges in the kitchen, so when you are out in the wilds, it becomes a lot more pressing. But that doesn’t mean that you cannot enjoy a beautiful rice dish when you are enjoying time in nature. You simply need to find the best method to
The stars are shining, the moon is bright, your date is staring lovingly at you– now what? While it may sound ideal to stare lovingly into each other’s eyes the entire duration of your date, the truth is you’re both going to want to do something else as a couple. Whether that’s an exciting activity or
Every seasoned hiker knows that nutrition is a key part of maintaining a long-range, challenging hiking workout. However, as hiking involves traveling by foot in natural areas, bringing food yourself is an absolute necessity. So what are the best snacks to keep you satiated on a hike, you ask? In this article, we’re going to explore
An instant barbecue that doubles as a camping gas cooker? How perfect that sounds. People seem to love the Cadac camping stove, so we’ve given it a try too. See what we thought.
Family, friends, fun and food are the four ingredients that make a camping trip truly special. When it comes to packing provisions, though, how can you make things easy, exciting and nutritious for vegans and people on plant-based diets?
Cooking kit made specially for campers can be a bit utilitarian – and not always great quality. So, we’re always looking out for camp kitchen equipment that’s well-designed, multi-use and easy to pack. Here’s some of the best.
We’ve been promising to review the LotusGrill barbecue ever since we thoroughly road-tested the Cobb. So here we are. Did it prove to be smokeless? Did it really only take three minutes to get to cooking temperature?
Which is the best barbecue? We’ve tested lots and we now have a favourite for every budget. Plus ways to get the coals glowing faster and make barbecuing healthier.
Can you live without toast? We can’t…so we’ve been on the hunt for the perfect camping toaster that’s quick, easy and packable. Have a look at these campstove toasters and let us know what you use too.
Camping and foraging for mushrooms are the perfect recipe for a wild weekend. Our expert tells you what to look for.
Although we love campsite cooking, there are times when we just want something fast and delicious. We’ve tested lots of readymeals and kits to find the ones that work. Shhhh, don’t tell!
Imagine you’re on the banks of the Danube when you make this delicious campfire fish soup and make the most of British wild food with easy nettle soup.
Chargrilled tofu or steak with rice and lentil pilaff, a gooey chocolate pancake and a perfect camping breakfast-on-toast. Try our fast and simple camping recipes using either a Cadac Safari Chef or any decent camping stove.
Which kitchen tools are essential for your camping kit? Delicious courgette fritters persuaded us to take a hand-powered processor perfect for campsite meals and dips.