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How to cook in a dutch oven

Use this handy cooking tool to simmer stews and bake warm treats like cinnamon rolls right in camp

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Arrange the coals: Method C
Thomas J. Story

Arrange the coals: Method C

Baking

Here you need heat coming from top and bottom, arranged carefully for even browning. Use tongs to arrange some of the coals in a circle a little smaller than the circumference of the dutch oven. Set the oven on top, then arrange a single ring of coals on top of the lid, around the lip. Space a few more across the lid.

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