Camp Cooking

Mountain Man Breakfast

Lodge Cast iron / September 26, 2016

This simple and hearty dish filled with sausage, hash browns and eggs will give you enough energy to take on any outdoor challenge.

This one-pot breakfast is the perfect meal for any scout gathering or family camping trip. When served with our campfire buttermilk biscuits, it simply can't be beat. 

A hearty camp cooking breakfast filled with sausage, hash browns and eggs cooked in a camp dutch oven.

Prep Time

10-15 minutes

Cook Time

20-25 minutes

Servings

6-8

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds sausage
  • 2 pounds frozen hash brown potatoes
  • 8 eggs, beaten with 1/4 cup water
  • 2 cups cheese, grated
A hearty camp cooking breakfast filled with sausage, hash browns and eggs cooked in a camp dutch oven.

Preparation

  1. In a 12 inch camp Dutch oven over a full bed of hot coals, fry and crumble sausage. 
  2. Remove cooked sausage and drain on paper towels. 
  3. Using the sausage drippings in the pan, brown potatoes and spread them evenly in bottom of Dutch oven. 
  4. Place cooked sausage over potatoes. Pour eggs over sausage layer. Sprinkle top with cheese. 
  5. Cook with 8 coals underneath Dutch oven and 16 on top for 20 to 25 minutes, until eggs are cooked.
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Mountain Man Breakfast

By Lodge Cast iron

Prep Time: 10-15 minutes

Cook Time: 20-25 minutes

Servings: 6-8

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds sausage
  • 2 pounds frozen hash brown potatoes
  • 8 eggs, beaten with 1/4 cup water
  • 2 cups cheese, grated
Mountain Man Breakfast

Preparation

  1. In a 12 inch camp Dutch oven over a full bed of hot coals, fry and crumble sausage. 
  2. Remove cooked sausage and drain on paper towels. 
  3. Using the sausage drippings in the pan, brown potatoes and spread them evenly in bottom of Dutch oven. 
  4. Place cooked sausage over potatoes. Pour eggs over sausage layer. Sprinkle top with cheese. 
  5. Cook with 8 coals underneath Dutch oven and 16 on top for 20 to 25 minutes, until eggs are cooked.

Recipe by Lodge Cast iron for Lodge Cast Iron at http://www.lodgemfg.com/recipe/mountain-man-breakfast