18 Easy Dutch Oven Recipes That Are Perfect for Camping

Campfire cooking made easier than ever.

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No one wants to deal with different pots and pans on a camping trip, which is why we rounded up the most delicious Dutch oven recipes that only require a cast-iron vessel. Make these tasty dishes right over your campfire then settle in for a beautiful day outside.

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The Gunny Sack
Tater Tot Breakfast Pizza

A tater tot crust topped with bacon, eggs, cheese, and sausage will get your family going in the morning.

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Spoonful of Flavor
Green Chile Chicken Chilaquiles

Customize your chilaquiles with different toppings! This blogger layered on queso fresco, avocado, and sour cream.

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The Creative Mom
Cheesy Garlic Bites

No need to wait for bread to rise with this pull-apart dish. It's easy to make and both kids and adults will love it.

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The Touring Campfire
Campfire Donuts

Turn biscuits into delicious mini donuts with a little help from cinnamon sugar and hot oil.

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Courtesy of Fresh Off The Grid
Dutch Oven Enchiladas

Take enchilada night to the great outdoors with this family-friendly meal.

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Old-Fashioned Goulash

Hungry after a long day outside? This recipe, made with ground beef or turkey, minced garlic, diced tomatoes, and elbow noodles is the ultimate fuel.

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Courtesy of Fresh Off The Grid
Dutch Oven Vegetarian Chili and Cornbread

Yes, you can still have a home-cooked meal (like chili and cornbread!) while you're camping.

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Dutch Oven Cinnamon Nut Pull Aparts

With only five ingredients, this cinnamon roll recipe is the perfect treat-yourself meal.

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Dutch Oven Dutch Baby

Have a slice of dessert for breakfast, thanks to this delicious Dutch baby recipe.

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S'mores Cake

Why make normal s'mores when you could make a s'mores cake right by your campfire in just 10 minutes? This recipe is gooey chocolatey heaven.

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Campfire Nachos

Enjoy everyone's favorite bar food while sitting by the campfire with a cold beer. It's hard to mess up campfire nachos; just alternate layers of chips with cheesy toppings, and you'll have a delicious, crunchy mess to devour.

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Dutch Oven Beer and Sausage

Cook sausages and baby potatoes with veggies, seasoning, and the dark beer of your choice for a hearty meal that's bursting with flavor.

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BBQ Chicken and Potatoes

Bacon, chicken, potatoes, and onions are coated in BBQ sauce for a campfire dinner that's as easy to make as it is delicious. You can also make this recipe in a slow cooker at home anytime you like.

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Baked Ziti

Baked ziti is the ultimate comfort dish that everyone in your family will love. Along with baked pasta, Italian sausage, and spaghetti sauce, add veggies of your choice, like mushrooms and green peppers.

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Pork Chili Verde

After a long day of hiking, swimming, or just being outdoors, your family will be ready to devour all food in sight. This flavorful pork chili verde is deliciously filling and makes a perfect campfire meal.

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Blackberry Campfire Cobbler

Get cozy by the fire with some warm blackberry cobbler, which is easy to make in your dutch oven with just three ingredients! A scoop of ice cream on top makes this dessert even more tasty.

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Chili and Cornbread

Fluffy cornbread cooks right on top of the chili, which makes it even easier to serve to your hungry campers.

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