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Great Backpacking Meals And Camping Food Ideas

backpacking meal ideas

If you’ve ever run out of great backpacking meals or camping food ideas then you should get your hands on this useful little book from The Backpacker Chef, Jacqui Treagus.

Full of useful information and heaps of ideas for breakfast dinner and tea, including one pot wonders and easy oven bakes it fast becomes a camping essential for backpackers and lovers of easy camping food. Available on the Kindle it will take up very little space in your backpack, leaving plenty of room for yummy ingredients.

The recipes are designed for backpackers, who only require basic ingredients, may not have access to spices or other items, want minimum left overs, are not able to carry fancy cooking equipment, and need something that can be cooked in one pan and are easy to make. Most of all, however, the recipes are cheap, substantial and tasty!

To wet your taste buds, here’s a couple of recipes from the book:


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Chorizo And Parmesan Sauce For Pasta


2 tomatoes (or tin tomatoes) 100g(1⁄4 lb)

chorizo sausage (sliced)

1⁄2 Zucchini

1 clove garlic

1 tablespoon chopped parsley

1 tablespoon lemon juice

1⁄4 cup grated parmesan cheese

Oil for frying


1. Slice the zucchini and chop the tomatoes, garlic and parsley.

2. Heat oil in pan and fry the sliced chorizo sausage for about 5

minutes until crisp. Add all the rest of the ingredients and heat through.


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Quinoa And Beans


1 cup beans (or tin)

3⁄4 cup quinoa

4 cups (2 x 500g jars) spaghetti sauce

2 cups spinach (fresh or frozen)

1⁄2 cup pine nuts (or any other type of nuts)


1. In a pan cook the quinoa.

2. Chop up the spinach and add to the pan along with the beans, spaghetti sauce and spinach.

3. Add 1⁄2 cup water and heat through.

4. Stir in the pine nuts and serve.

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