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6 Easy Boy Scout Meals For Cooking In Foil

If you are a camp scout, you probably would be similar with the fact that a foil meat packet can prove to be a worthy ally during the whole camping experience. It provides a nice and convenient cooking experience as you pick up a few ingredients and leave them in the camp fire to cook after wrapping them up in an aluminum foil.

Such foil packets may be easily prepared before you go out to have some fun in the Mother Nature. They are pretty convenient in providing you with well-cooked food as they do not need any plates, pans or cleanup afterwards.

All you require to get started is some fire and a fork to pick the packet up after it has been cooked. If you have managed to develop some cooking skills over the time, foil parcel food can give you some incredibly yummy food to eat.

In this article, we will provide you with 6 mouthwatering recipes that you may try whenever you are out in the woods the next time.

Hamburger with veg-all

Hamburger with veg-all

 Everybody likes eating ham especially when it is nicely grilled or roasted. This recipe is known to be a camping classic. Try it on your next camping endeavor and we promise that you would certainly be willing to give it numerous other tries as well.

In order to start off with this delicious recipe, you need the following ingredients:

  • Half pound of nicely ground or minced hamburger meat
  • Half can of mixed vegetables, veg-all is more preferable
  • Half can of good quality mushroom cream soup
  • Seasonings and spices as per your taste requirements

All you need to do is to mix all of the above mentioned ingredients together along with all the condiments and spices according to your taste buds. When you are done, you need to put the entire mixture in the middle of a piece of foil sheet. Then you need to wrap it up in the form of tent pack. That’s it. You are ready to take it with you when you are going camping. In order to cook it, you need to place the foil parcel on red hot coals for a time span of almost 25 minutes and you are good to go.

Sausage and eggs

Sausage and eggs

You will be needing the following ingredients for this recipe:

  • One hash brown patty (frozen)
  • 2 uncooked scrambled eggs
  • Two sausage patties (frozen)
  • Seasoning and spices according to your taste
  • Cheddar cheese 

First of all, you need to crimp every side of the foil sheet. This is important because you do not want the eggs to leak the parcel. When you are done, place the hash brown patty and then put the eggs on top of it. Then you need to stack the sausage patties on the hash brown patty. You can then season the meat using condiments and spices and wrap all the stuff up in the form of a tent pack. In order to cook, you need to put the parcel on hot coals for about 15 minutes. When it is done, it is now time to add some cheese and you are good to treat your taste buds with a delicious meal.

Muffins within orange shell

Muffins within orange shell

Required ingredients:

  • Add water muffin mix (1 packet)
  • 6 oranges

Open up the just-add-water muffin mix and mix up the mixture according to the provided instructions. Then you need to cut off the oranges’ quarter tops, scoop out all the pulp without breaking the skin and pour in all the muffin mix. Wrap up the oranges in a sheet of foil and cook them on hot coals for almost 10 to 15 minutes while keeping the parcel in an upright and stable position.

Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving dinner

If you are willing to spend this thanksgiving out in the woods, this recipe might make it more special for you and your friends or family members as well. You can make a finely cooked, delicious turkey by following some simple steps.

The required ingredients are:

  • One turkey cutlet
  • One fourth of a dried cranberry
  • Green beans (Half cup)
  • Turkey gravy (Half cup)
  • Prepared stuffing (One cup)
  • Spices

All you got to do is to put your turkey cutlet on a foil sheet along with the green beans. Then you need to pour the stuffing as well as the gravy over the cutlet. Sprinkle the seasonings and the dried cranberry on top of everything and wrap it up in a foil sheet. Cook on hot coals for about 20 minutes and enjoy.

Baked corn

Baked corn

  • Shucked corns (4 ears)
  • Ice cubes (4)
  • Pepper and salt
  • Half teaspoon of rosemary leaves (dried)
  • Some parmesan cheese
  • One forth cup of olive oil

Put your corns on a big foil sheet and spread some olive oil on it. Then you need to sprinkle parmesan cheese along with the seasonings. Put some ice cubes on top of it in the end and wrap everything up. Put the parcel on hot coals for 20 minutes to cook. It makes delicious servings for 4 people.

Pineapple upside doughnut cake

Pineapple upside doughnut cake

In order to make things perfect for you at your dinner camp, we are providing you with this awesome foil dessert recipe. You will require the following ingredients in order to bake some awesomeness into your life:

  • 1 pineapple ring
  • 1 tablespoon of softened butter
  • Cake doughnut 
  • Brown sugar (1 tablespoon)

All you need to do is to put the cake doughnut on a piece of foil sheet in the first step. Then you need to mix up the brown sugar along with the softened butter and spread it all over the cake doughnut. In the final step, you need to put the ring of the pineapple on top of everything. Once you are done with the set up, you need to tightly wrap everything up in a flat foil sheet. Then when you are out in the woods, you need to start some camp fire and put the foil parcel on hot coals to cook for almost 5 to 7 minutes.



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