Every camper has their favorite kind of cookware for making the perfect camping meals. Some have had theirs for generations and other people look to their camping friends for a recommendations. Some of the tips that are offered when deciding what kind of cookware is that it be durable and can withstand the high heat, irregular heat of a campfire.
Durable – Cast iron is often suggested as the most durable cookware for camping. It is solid and can take the heat. The disadvantage to cast iron is the weight of it. It can be very heavy and that can be a problem for packing, storing, and transporting in the RV.
Heat Tolerant – Cast iron again comes up in this conversation since you can put your casts iron Dutch Oven directly into the hot coals and pack more of those coals around the lid. There are other choices such as some of the sets made by Coleman. They are made to be durable, heat tolerant and lightweight as well.
Meals can be served on paper plates or melamine, it is an individual choice. Some people like a pretty speckled enamel set to make their camping table more lively. There are a variety of choices available to campers today and that is a good thing. Most of them are affordable and will last for years.
That’s the fun of camping. You get to decide what you like, what you want to try, and what won’t work at all for you. We hope all your camping meals are delicious and easy to clean up after. We can’t wait to see what you come up with.