Fire Food

Blog URL:http://firefoodie.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:cooking, camping, open fires, spit roast, barbeque
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Oxfordshire
Location:Witney

Techniques and recipes for cooking with fire



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2018 Christmas Chilli

on Dec 27, 2018

JUST THE BASICSFor the benefit of family members desperate to DIY my little jars of chilli, here it is; a simple, step by step 'how to' guide.I started making this with my dad as a teenager in relatively small quantities. We would add loads of dried...

The big day fast approaches. And for us it will be a very big day. The first time in many years that all of our kids will be home for Christmas.The big bird has been ordered (a fifteen pounder), quality lumpwood charcoal soon to be delivered, and a g...

Every good fire needs good tinder, and these bad boys do a proper job.Back to basics, there are three elements to any good fire; tinder (small bits to get it going), kindling (bigger bits) and then finally the 'fuel'... the really big bits that will...

Keep it simple I say. It was one of those late August evenings, nice enough to be outside, but cool enough to need a fire. I just felt like a cheese toastie. Then I mentioned it and not surprisingly there were no objections.Making toast over an open...

A fairly dramatic lifestyle change has taken place, we have moved, after 15 years, and into what began as a 400 year old rural cottage in Oxfordshire. Call us brave, but then we knew what we were getting ourselves into. The house will be worked on et...

WILL THESE BATTERIES EVER DIE?Now this isn't the first time I've used my rotisserie since I reported over 3 years ago that the original batteries had delivered 13 meals with 45 hours of motor use. The damn things are STILL going. I've lost count, all...

2015 New Year Chilli

on Jan 2, 2015

2014 was a poor year for this little blog.. not a single post. Shame on you firefoodie. Bizarrely however, the sites visitor numbers remain on the up and up thanks to lots of interest from readers Oz and the US. Strange really, as this content is all...