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Fish in the Fireplace

Fish (your choice)
fresh herbs
olive oil
sliced lemon
salt and pepper

Stuff a whole fish with lemon and fresh herbs of your choice; sprinkle with salt and pepper. Heat a cast iron skillet on hot embers; add some olive oil and the fish. The fish can also be coated with olive oil and placed directly on a raised, heated grill over embers. Cook until crispy on the outside and flakey inside; cooking time will vary.
Fireplace Sausage and Potatoes
3 baking potatoes, cut into small chunks
1/4 to 1/2 cup olive oil
1/8 cup finely chopped onions
1/4 tsp. garlic powder
salt and pepper to taste
precooked sausages
ketchup and mustard (optional)

In a cast iron pot, mix together potatoes, olive oil, onions, garlic powder, salt and pepper. Place pot on embers and stir often. Cook about 15-20 minutes, until potatoes pierce easily with fork. Roast sausages on skewers over flames, turning until browned (about five minutes). Serve together with condiments, if desired.

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1 skptic { 11.07.11 at 11:20 pm }

How about salt & pepper to the inside of your fish, wrapping in tinfoil and bake right on the coals. Good camping fare

2 SusiesGarden11 { 11.07.11 at 9:08 am }

This is a great site; an excellent source for learning the rules and technique of successful gardening. This is wonderful to inspire our youths and encourage them to the powerful world of Agriculture.
Rosie V McMaster

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