Camping Recipes

Fun with BBQ

Easy Camping Skillet BBQ

Fire up the grills, mix up your favorite sauce (or buy it), and get ready to celebrate National Barbecue Day on May 16. Here’s a quick and simple, yet delicious recipe to help get your BBQ on!

Easy Camping Skillet BBQ (serves 4)
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1 ¼ pounds ground beef
1 cup barbeque sauce
2 large sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped
1 cup shredded cheese

Place large skillet on grate over campfire. Brown the meat until thoroughly cooked, breaking it up as you cook. Remove the meat from the skillet with a slotted spoon, leaving grease in pan. Mix the barbeque sauce into the meat in separate bowl. Cook sweet potatoes in skillet for 8-15 minutes. When potatoes are cooked, layer meat on top of potatoes. Add the cheese and set until melted. Remove skillet from heat carefully and serve.

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