The Best Wood for Campfire Cooking

For the best campfire cooking experience, start with hardwoods. These are the densest woods and have a pleasant smell. When burned, they produce little smoke and heat. They also burn quickly, so you won’t have to keep refilling them for weeks or months. These woods make excellent campfire cooking materials regardless of their density and moisture content.

What Is Campfire?
A campfire is a fire that offers light, comfort, and heat for cooking at a campsite. It can also act as a beacon and a deterrent to insects and predators.

The Best Natural Gas Burners for Outdoor Cooking

For best results in outdoor cooking, you should invest in a burner that uses natural gas. This fuel is relatively safer than charcoal, as propane stays lower to the ground. However, you should pay close attention to the size of the gas tank, as this may affect the performance of your grill. For instance, a 10-inch burner is more than enough for most cooks, but a larger one is better for grilling large pieces of meat, such as steaks.

The most famous natural gas burners for outdoor cooking come with many advantages.

The Best Propane Jet Burners For Outdoor Cooking

ROVSUN 200,000 BTU Single Propane Burner

Consider one of the various propane jet burners available if you want to enjoy outdoor cooking but don’t want to worry about the cost of fuel. Grilling and outdoor baking are only two cooking duties that this portable cooking equipment can perform. However, there are several considerations to make before making a purchase. It would help if you also considered purchasing Extreme Heat Resistant Grill Gloves to avoid injuries or damages.

Some burners are better suited to being used outside than others.

Grilled Pepper and Onion Hot Dogs

Grilled Pepper and Onion Hot Dogs are a tasty and simple variation of the traditional American hot dog. This recipe elevates the standard hot dog by topping it with sautéed peppers and onions, providing a flavorful and visually appealing topping guaranteed to wow. The blend of sweet and savory tastes will leave you wanting more. … Read more

Grilled Queso Burgers

Winter here in Upper Michigan has been really nasty. I finally gave up on waiting for warmer weather and decided to fire up the grill in the subzero temperatures. This Grilled Queso Burgers recipe is quick and simple to put together. I was looking for something a little different in a grilled burger and this … Read more

Grilled Sausages with Bell Peppers and Onions

Fire up the grill and give this Grilled Sausages with Bell Peppers and Onions recipe a try. The red bell peppers and sweet onion give this sausage sandwich a delicious flavor. There are a lot of flare-ups from the sausage so keep a close eye on the grill when grilling them. Grilled Sausages with Bell … Read more

Frito Pie Hot Dogs

With summer fast approaching I thought it would be a great time to put together these Frito Pie Hot Dogs. This recipe is simple and quick and you and your guests will love them. This is a great recipe for a summertime party or looking into the future a great game day recipe. Fire up … Read more

Simple Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

These pork chops turn out tender, moist, and delicious. This recipe uses anchovy paste, and honey to aid in the browning of the chops. I have never used anchovy paste as an ingredient so it made me a little nervous as to exactly what kind of flavor impact it would have on the chops – … Read more

Fresh Chanterelle Mushrooms with Shallots Recipe

Foraging for mushrooms is one of my favorite hobbies this time of year. With the right amount of moisture they are very plentiful. I was out doing a training session with a new English setter puppy we purchased for bird hunting when I came across a large batch of Chanterelle mushrooms. That ended my training … Read more

Barbecued Buttermilk Chicken Breasts

Moist and Tender – these chicken breasts are delicious. I was looking for a grilling recipe that would cook quickly because I was short on time. These chicken breasts marinate for 30 minutes and then cook quickly on the grill. Just be sure to flatten them down to about ½ inch so they are about … Read more

Grilled Soy-Ginger Glazed Bone-In Chicken Breasts

If your looking for a really good grilling recipe for the 4th of July Holiday give this Soy-Ginger Glazed Bone-In Chicken Breasts recipe a try; it’s really good. This is a simple and quick recipe that doesn’t require a lot of prep time and cooks quickly. I used a gas grill for this recipe, but … Read more

Grilled Cheddar Cheese Sandwiches

These Grilled Cheddar Cheese Sandwiches require very little prep time and grill quickly. So if you’re in a rush, but have a strong desire to fire up the grill, this quick and simple recipe is just what you’re looking for. The chicken is pounded down, which helps decrease the cooking time. The precooked onions and … Read more

Simple Grilled Pineapple Chicken Tenders Recipe

If you’re in the mood to fire up the grill and are looking for a simple recipe these Pineapple Chicken Tenders are really good. The recipe doesn’t require many ingredients and is quick to put together. This is a mildly seasoned recipe so feel free to add to it as you see fit – I … Read more

Grilled Ranchero Onion Burgers

I was in the mood to fire up the grill and these Ranchero Onion Burgers looked pretty good. This is a simple recipe that mixes salsa and shredded cheese into the burger before it is formed into patties resulting in a good juicy burger. I didn’t toast the buns for this recipe but I think … Read more

Smokehouse Burgers with Salsa and Horseradish Sauce

Almino has turned into a disaster for many parts of the country, but here in Upper Michigan, it has created a spectacular winter. This has allowed me to fire up the grill more than I normally would. This Smokehouse burger with Salsa and Horseradish Sauce recipe is simple to put together, has a unique smoke … Read more

Mushroom Smothered Pork Chops Recipe for Two

This is another simple recipe to feed just 2 people. It does take a little bit of time because the chops are marinated for at least 2 hours, but if you plan your meals ahead of time you can start the marinade the night before. The chops are topped with mushrooms and pepper jack cheese. … Read more

Grilled Hamburger Sliders Recipe

With football season here I thought it would be a good time to post this Grilled Burger Sliders Recipe. This is a simple recipe that doesn’t require many ingredients, and because of the size, they cook quickly. You can use your choice of condiments on the burgers to make them as fancy as you would … Read more

Chili Corn Chip Hot Dogs Recipe

“Looking for a fun twist on the classic hot dog? Try this delicious Chili Corn Chip Hot Dog recipe that combines the savory flavors of chili and cheese with the crunch of corn chips. This recipe is sure to be a hit with both kids and adults, making it the perfect option for a backyard … Read more

Best Ever Grilled Turkey Burgers Recipe

With the 4th of July coming up at the end of the week I thought it would be a great time to post this Best Ever Grilled Turkey Burgers Recipe. This is a simple recipe that requires very few ingredients, almost no prep time, and cooks quickly, with the end result being delicious, juicy, burgers. … Read more

Steak Dry Rub Recipe

Steaks on the grill are always a nice treat so when I ran across this spice rub recipe I decided to give it a try. I used this spice rub on ribeye steaks and they were delicious. This is a fairly large recipe so you will have spice mixture left over to use on future … Read more