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6 Cook Out Ideas You Need to Try During Your Travels

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Travelling has never been so fun especially if you have some fantastic cook out ideas to make the experience even more exciting. With all of the new destinations and flavours to explore, there are plenty of cookout ideas you can explore. Whether you’re travelling for work or pleasure, there are plenty of great dishes to try together with your friends and family under the stars while on the road or even in the backyard. It doesn’t matter if you are out for a weekend getaway or a few days off, we have covered six cookout ideas you need to try out as you travel.

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Why Does It Feel So Good To Have A Cook Out?

Having a cookout is a fantastic way to enjoy the outdoors while bonding with friends and family over delicious food. Firstly, it’s a wonderful opportunity to socialize and connect with loved ones in a relaxed and casual setting. Cooking and eating together fosters camaraderie and strengthens relationships as you share stories, laughter, and good food.

Additionally, cookouts allow for creativity and variety in your meals. Whether you’re grilling burgers, marinating vegetables, or toasting marshmallows for s’mores, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Plus, cooking outdoors adds an extra element of fun and adventure to the experience.

Furthermore, a cookout allows you to appreciate nature and the fresh air while relishing tasty grilled dishes. It’s a refreshing break from indoor routines and offers a change of scenery that rejuvenates the mind and spirit. Having a cookout is a fantastic way to create lasting memories, savour delicious flavours, and enjoy the simple pleasures of outdoor living over a barbeque or campfire.

Finally, it is worth noting that while it might be a bit challenging to have an outdoor cook out all year round in places like the UK, which experiences rain the majority of the year, these cook out ideas for the United States and Europe are perfect! Anyone for a California-inspired BBQ?

Cook Out Ideas: Grilled Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Asparagus is a great way to get a dose of Vitamin C while travelling. It is also an easy dish to make and tastes great when cooked on the BBQ. Grilled bacon-wrapped asparagus is not only a winning dish it’s also simple to make which makes it perfect for a camping trip or weekend BBQ.

Cook Out Ideas: Cucumber & Feta Salad with Chilli Peppers & Olives

Travelling does not mean that you need to eat boring, plain salads all of the time. This dish combines cool and refreshing cucumber with hearty feta cheese and spicy roasted chilli peppers for a tasty salad that will brighten up your meal whether you are eating at home or in your hotel room. Enjoy this salad with a dollop of Greek Tzatziki dressing to make it even more special while relaxing on your bed and looking out at the beautiful beach.

Cook Out Ideas: Barbecue Jerky with Carrot, Mango, & Avocado Salad

If you are traveling with a vegan or vegetarian friend this will be one of the easiest dishes to make. The idea behind this dish is to use the right ingredients that you would usually get at a BBQ and include them in an appetizer serving while using beef or Vegan Jerky as necessary. This salad combines sweet and savoury flavours in the form of sautéed carrots, mango, and avocado.

Cook Out Ideas: Fruit Compote with Yogurt-Lemon Sauce

Start your delicious breakfast on the go by eating fruit compote topped with yoghurt-lemon sauce. This is probably one of the best food options for when you are travelling because it does not require any cooking which means it could easily be eaten for any meal of the day.

Cook Out Ideas: Break from the Same Old Sandwiches

Now this one is for everyone who loves fruit cups. These are fruit trays full of different types of fruit which you can use to only put a plate full of it in your bag. This will save a lot of space in your bag and make you feel better when you travel since they are healthy and easy to carry around. Add chunks of cheese for a bit of savoury flavour and healthy fats.

Cook Out Ideas: Beef Stuffed Potatoes

This is one of the easiest recipes you will see on this list. All you need to do is boil some potatoes. After they are done, cut them up and add them to a pan with some beef Kobe or Wagyu (it depends on what you like – we love Kobe vs Wagyu beef), and then add pepper, cream cheese, and shredded mozzarella cheese on top. After they are all cooked and the cheese has melted, you can expose the potatoes to the oven for a few minutes until they are all hot and ready.

More Ideas…

If you fancy exploring options with barbecue burgers, easy campfire recipes or interesting drinks like chai tea, make sure you click to find out more then let us know how you got on. We’d love to hear from you.

There are many different food choices across all the countries that you should try. As they say, variety is the spice of life so experiment with these simple dishes and let us know what your favourites are for your cook out cooking.

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