Cooking on the beach – Seafood and Sweetcorn Chowder.

This was a truly wonderful day out on the beautiful Pembrokeshire coast, cooking on the beach. This is the perfect example of just what is achievable on just one gas ring. The recipe took around an hour at a casual pace and fed… well I lost count of how many portions we got from this…

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Oomph Coffee Maker Review

It is safe to say I already have too many devices to make coffee.  As well as a nice machine at home I have a number of coffee makers I have purchased over the years to use in my van. Many of these have been abandoned or given away as they have failed to perform…

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Campervan Cookout -VW California Beach – Fennel Chicken

We spent a week in South Devon in our VW California Beach around Dartmoor and surrounding areas After a cold start to the week the sun came out and the warmth came with it and we decided to have a spot of lunch in the glorious sunshine. As the beach doesnt have an integral kitchen…

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Ginger, honey and dijon glazed salmon fillets

Print Ginger, honey and dijon glazed salmon Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Serves 2 Ingredients 2 Salmon Fillets Honey Dijon Mustard 1 Lemon A thumb of ginger Broccoli Kale Sesame Seeds 1 Clove of Garlic Instructions Before you start blanch your broccoli and chop your garlic. Knife should…

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Thai Green Curry

Serves 2 This is a great recipe for the van, it takes around 20 minutes from start to finish and tastes far better than anything from a jar. Although you can make your own thai green curry paste it is a lengthy process and requires a lot of ingredients and so we recommend using a…

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Video Intro to Campervan Cookout from Matt

Out for a walk in the Glastonbury countryside I made an impromptu video about Campervan Cookout and it’s aims.

Quick, Easy, Delicious, Jam Jar Pancakes!

We like to call these jam jar pancakes, they are quick, easy and delicious. You can enjoy these pancakes in your campervan any way you like, with lemon juice, sugar, fresh fruit, chocolate or our favourite bacon and maple syrup. This recipe is gluten free but you can replace the flour with regular flour and leave…

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Useful things for the campervan cook

Cooking in a campervan or a tent, is a different experience and requires a slightly different approach to equipment. We are usually restricted on space and have to think carefully about what we pack.  So here we present a few useful things for the campervan cook! These are items we have tried and tested in…

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How to stay safe from Carbon Monoxide when camping

Do you want to know how to stay safe from Carbon Monoxide when camping? This article contains the information you need. What is Carbon Monoxide and how does Carbon Monoxide effect us? Camping often means cooking in your van, at campfires or bbqs, it is part of the joy of the great outdoors. Anything that burns…

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Foods that are poisonous for dogs

There are quite a lot of foods that are poisonous for dogs, since becoming dog owners we have been repeatedly surprised at ordinary things that can cause illness or even be fatal. It can be quite worrying once you realise, especially if your dog has a habit of scavenging when out and about. More information…

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