(during winter months we just use the oven) We will add Smoked Sausage or Kielbasa to the vegetable mixture. We have a great grilled squash recipe today in a packet. Hobo packets are simply food wrapped in aluminum foil or dinner foil that is meant to grill over a campfire. what a great thing to cook quickly and looks like you could predo them and put in a zip bag then it is just cook it wow love it Thanks, Hey, I love camping and I love these meaty packets, too. https://www.crunchycreamysweet.com/cheesy-potatoes-foil-packs-recipe Drizzle with a bit more olive oil and put another pat of butter on top. With the issue of the under-cooked potatoes, what I usually do is throw the potatoes in the microwave for a few minutes to soften them before I cut them up and add them to the packets (assuming I'm making the packets while I'm camping, I cook the potatoes and carrots a bit in the micro before I leave, and then cut and create the packets at camp). Making a Foil Packet: Prepare Foil: Cut four sheets of heavy duty aluminum foil. In a large bowl combine all remaining ingredients except mushroom soup. Grill for about 20 minutes or until you can easily pierce your potatoes with a fork. CAMPFIRE HOT DOGS & POTATO PACKETS Tin Foil Dinners Foil Packet Dinners Foil Pack Meals Foil Packets Cooking on the grill is easy enough in itself, if you know what you’re doing. Fold aluminum foil over potato mixture and crimp edges together to form a secure pouch. The bottom comes out crispy while the top is moist. Grill over … Our family has added another raised-bed garden this year, and even though we didn't grow potatoes this time, it's very easy to. I'm from Tennessee and we love our meat and potatoes down here!! What an awesome idea! Hamburger tin foil dinners, or hobo dinners as my Mother calls them were a favorite in my household growing up. Add in onions and green peppers for a fun twist of flavor! The key to good preparation is to use a tasty balance of food and herbs with the addition of a liquid or fat. So glad you liked how it turned out. We must think alike right? FREE! Now, I just need to stock up on the plastic cutlery and I'm all set. But it got me thinking..have you ever used the precooked/frozen ones, like Ore-Idas, for this recipe? . Grill your foil pack red potatoes at around 400ºF. Evenly sprinkle minced garlic and diced onion over each of the four servings. Looks like a great recipe for at home too! Besides being a quick, make-ahead, meal method, it's also great for camping because you can prepare a bunch of meals ahead of time—with the added bonus that they stack nicely in the cooler. Drizzle all 4 foil aluminum square pieces with olive oil. Oh an you can never use too much butter, no really, you can't. Mandy. So much better than I've ever managed before. Submitted by my3boysmom on July 2, 2012 - 8:16pm. Divide up the cubed potatoes and place on top of the butter on each aluminum foil square. I've got cube steaks in the crock pot right now, the 3rd recipe of yours this week. In a bowl combine the hamburger, egg, seasoning salt and garlic powder. HelloI camp LOTS!!! Would love your thoughts, please comment. Cover packets with more foil and seal tightly. I made these the other night, and the meat was AWESOME. Yum! https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/14512/grilled-potatoes-and-onion Wrap securely in tin foil and throw on a campfire grill. Also, another good tip to keep your meat from getting dried out while cooking is to add a large ice cube on top of the meat! Thank you! For a yummy change that tastes like potato skins layer the potatoes with onions, peppers and cheddar cheese. Place on a preheated grill over a medium flame for about 15 to 20 minutes. https://www.cookscountry.com/recipes/6096-grilled-potato-hobo-packs Wow I bet those potatoes are so flavorful, yum! Just as the name suggests, grill foil packets are sheets of foil filled with yummy, flavorful food like red potatoes, green beans, and zucchini. Be the first to get notified of the newest recipes. Preheat grill to medium-high heat (or oven to 350F degrees.) Great idea~. Top with butter slices, salt, and pepper. Perfection. Hawaiian chicken foil packets. If you want a nice char on the steak, open up the packets and pop them under the broiler for a couple minutes, then serve. If you’re adding garlic, now's the time to scatter 1 teaspoon on this layer, followed by three pads of butter on the top. and everyone makes their own packet. Drizzle with a bit more olive oil. Season with a bit more salt & pepper and your favorite steak seasoning. Tear off 4 large square sheets of aluminum foil. Use a spatula instead of tongs to remove it (the tongs will break the foil). These look delicious by the way. Be careful when opening the packets because the steam is gonna come outta there fast and furious. I have done fresh trout and salmon this way on the BBQ with onions, bacon, garlic butter and veggies. You make me laugh and I love the whole inner cave man part! Close packet by pulling up the long edges, folding them together, and then folding in the short sides to seal the edges of the foil packet. © Copyright 2010-2021 - The Country Cook - Brandie Skibinski. If you don't want crispy bottoms, turn it down to 350–375 degrees. We throw some onions and green beans in there too, as well as the potatoes, and it's rather heavenly. Instructions Preheat grill to 350 degrees. Would be a fun experiment to try! The butter reminds me of Paula Deen, she gets carried away with butter as well! My hubby just calls it "campfire chicken". Place potato slices (approx 1 potato per packet) and any optional toppings on each foil piece. I guess I should have been more specific in the post about what size to cut up the potatoes. Dice potatoes into cubes (about 1-inch). Evenly sprinkle minced garlic and diced onion over each of the four servings. And even when the weather isn't accommodating, we'll bring our umbrella to protect us while we're turning and checking on the food. Originally published: July 2011 Grilled Steak and Potato Packets (also called Hobo Packets) are stuffed full of meat and potatoes with tons of flavor and easy cleanup! BONUS: You’ll also receive our Almanac Companion newsletter! Read more... What a great idea! Soy sauce, MSSeasoning, and a little veg or olive oil. I'm going to make this for our next bbq -Carrie. , My hubby would be over the moon, too (they are so much alike...LOL). Submitted by Sarah Perreault on July 5, 2012 - 10:28am. Tear off 4 large square sheets of aluminum foil. Place on a preheated grill over a medium flame for about 15 to 20 minutes. Open the foil packets and add the cheese and … Drizzle all 4 foil aluminum square pieces with olive oil. Put 1 tbsp .of butter on each foil sheet. Mix until combined. Especially when camping. Dice potatoes into cubes (about 1-inch). Comparing to your picture, I don't think I diced them up small enough so I will try that next time. You can grill potato slices or wedges quickly and easily … I remember these when I was camping. of butter on each foil sheet. Wrap tightly and grill for 10 minutes per side OR preheat oven to 450 and cook for 20 minutes, or until potatoes are tender and internal temperature of steak reaches at least 140F. Remove packets from grill and let site a few minutes. About 18x12 inches each. Grilled Steak and Potato Packets (also called Hobo Packets) are stuffed full of meat and potatoes with tons of flavor and easy cleanup! When the heat comes in summer, we are grilling as much as possible—even for breakfast! I like to say my recipes are for the busy cook (you know who you are!) Put steak pieces on top of potatoes. Why is it food tastes so good when you are camping? Place equal parts of potato mixture onto prepared foil pieces and bring each side up and fold over to seal. Place on grill and cook for 20-25 minutes, turning half way through. Instructions. Drizzle all 4 foil aluminum square pieces with olive oil. Make a Patty: Combine ground beef, garlic powder, onion powder, and salt and pepper. I'll get that corrected. My grill has a temperature gauge that shows the inside temperature to be around 425 degrees. We take a variety of vegetables, meats and spices (everything but the kitchen sink!) Cooking in foil combines the freshness of steaming with the intense flavor of grilling, since the high heat caramelizes the food on the bottom of the pack. Oh my goodness! Toss until well mixed. This Grilled Butter Garlic Steak & Potato … Chicken would work great as well as lean ground beef or even lean pork. Grill marks tip: the best way to get grill marks and a crispier potato is to grill at a higher temperature right on top of the flames. Fold up the foil to seal the packets. Hence the name, Hobo Packets. I also like to put carrots in them. Submitted by Amber C on June 26, 2013 - 11:42am. Top with a generous pat of butter and salt/pepper to taste. I say lean meat because you don't want the meat to produce too much grease while cooking. Bake or grill for 25-30 minutes or until potatoes are tender. Sprinkle with shredded cheddar cheese, put back on the grill until cheese is melted, and serve. This looks so good and so easy!! Slice the potatoes thin, as this will allow them to cook faster and the bottom ones will get crispy. Mmmm looks delish! Thanks! The meat and potatoes have a wonderful flavor, when cooked together. So good!! Oct 10, 2019 - Explore Angie Turner's board "Hobo packs" on Pinterest. Do you think those would work or would they get too mushy? CREAMY GARLIC POTATO PACKETS To make this an easy task, I use my mandolin set at ⅛”. I think everyone loves the potato/meat combo. Shredded potatoes, shredded cheese, chopped Hillshire Farm Beef Smoked Sausage, chopped onion, salt and pepper. We just made these!! Sprinkle the layer with Camp Mix and Spud Fixin' Mix. Cook for about 20 min depending on your fire. Shape into four patties and place... Toss Vegetables: In a medium sized bowl toss potatoes, … Fold up each of the sides to make a nice little bed for the potatoes, making a square. Each aluminum foil packet is filled with a hamburger patty made from ground beef, carrots, potatoes, and seasonings. This sounds delicious..your second photo from the top gave me an illusion that you tossed it in the air:)) looks awesome and great idea! Wow do I love packets. BBQ PORK POTATO FOIL PACKETS. Dice potatoes into cubes (about 1-inch). Foil … Fold each packet closed. Rip off a large piece of aluminum foil and fill with your food of choice. These are a tradition at our annual family (granparents, siblings, grandchildren) camping trip. Form into four patties, set aside. We'll show you how to make some delicious recipes. When I'm finished, my hobo pack is about 9x13 inches. Add potatoes and onion; stir to coat completely. It's a favorite at our house. When I'm finished, my hobo pack is about 9x13 inches. Microwave (2-3 minutes) or boil potatoes until they are just barely cooked, chop potatoes into quarters. CHICKEN & POTATO FOIL PACKS They just might work. So none of the butter and oil can escape while cooking. Is it dinner time yet? Here at the Almanac, we love to cook, bake, grill, roast, and eat! Custom programming and server maintenance by, Camp Mix got its name and the history of this Made-in-the-, 1 tablespoon minced garlic (divided; an option if you like it extra garlicky), nonstick aluminum foil (or use regular foil and coat well with a nonstick spray). Be careful when opening the packets because the steam is gonna come outta there fast and furious. Cook on the preheated grill until potatoes are tender, about 30 minutes. mmmmm! What a great and easy recipe. I’m a regular home cook, like most of you, doing my best to get a good meal on the table for my family. Absolutely! Cute idea! Put 1 tbsp .of butter on each foil sheet. If you press too hard or too aggressively, the seams will bust out. Spray a 12″x18″ piece of foil with non-stick spray. I want these! The sky is the limit when it comes to foil packet recipes. Then sprinkle with kosher salt & pepper. After you've flattened them out, check the seams again and make sure that they are still well sealed. Grill packets for about 35-45 minutes. Arrange aluminum foil squares on a work surface and spray each with cooking spray. How long to cook potatoes on the grill: Grill 40 minutes, then remove from the grill and open up the foil. Otherwise, I've had the same issue; under-cooked potatoes and perfectly cooked meat. He he :). I haven't actually tried them with this. Average: 4.2 (38 votes) Potato Hobo Packs are great for camping and just a fun way to cook (with little clean-up!). Check periodically for doneness. Place the foil pack right on top of the flames and cover grill. It's a good question about the frozen potatoes. Oh Brandie I love the name of these! It's sounds delicious. In the center, toss together potatoes, onion, corn, and garlic. Folks have been making these for years as camping meals. See more ideas about recipes, food, cooking recipes. First, preheat your grill to medium-high heat. Repeat for two more layers. I hope you’ll find lots of recipes here that you’ll love and hopefully will become family favorites. While the grill is heating, divide the ground beef into 1/4 pound portions and form into patties. Then seal all of the edges by folding the foil over itself twice. Prepare four sheets of heavy-duty aluminum foil. THE BEST STEAK MARINADE WITH STEAKHOUSE GARLIC HERB BUTTER And meat-wise, you GOTTA try the marinade mix on the side of the Montreal Steak Seasoning jar. Ummm. Season with a bit more salt & pepper or your favorite steak seasoning. My mom made these with hamburger patties and added carrots. Heat up grill. That is so awesome to hear! Unless otherwise noted, all images and content here onThe Country Cook are original and copyright protected under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. They are fully customizable and cook up easily in the oven, on the grill, or over the campfire. dinozor taşakları tarafından orgazm olana kadar, THE BEST STEAK MARINADE WITH STEAKHOUSE GARLIC HERB BUTTER. The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Divide it evenly. My only problem was that the potatoes were still hard, even after I extended the cooking time. Yum! GIVE THESE A TRY! Start by cutting up the potatoes into cubes, then toss them in melted butter with pieces of bacon and delicious seasonings. In a large bowl combine the remaining ingredients except cheese slices. Every grill is different, so please check on them after 5 minutes to avoid turning them into charcoal chips. These are a great summertime meal! Looks yummy! We make something similar to this at our house, except we use chicken and mesquite seasoning (the dry mix by Grill Mates). Leaving the skin on. Every grill is different, so please check on them after 5 minutes to avoid turning them into charcoal chips. Leaving the skin on. Fold in the remaining two sides and seal, but don’t seal too tightly. Hi Nicole! (I try to place butter in different spots on each layer.). Divide potato mixture between the four squares. Instructions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Combine ground beef and dry soup mix in a bowl. Divide up the cubed potatoes and place on top of the butter on each aluminum foil square. Brandie-I have made these packets before using ground beef, but yours using steak look pretty good. Lay out one piece of nonstick aluminum foil. Tear off 4 large square sheets of aluminum foil. Leaving the skin on. YIELD: serves 2 PREP TIME: 5 minutes COOK TIME: about 25 to 30 minutes TOTAL TIME: 30 minutes INGREDIENTS: 1 medium potato, sliced into very thin rounds about 1/16th-inch thick, divided about 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided salt and. By combining a lot of different ingredients, you can make a … Tin Foil Dinners. Updated & Republished: May 2019, WANT MORE RECIPES LIKE THIS? You can pop your meat and veggie in a foil packet, cook it over a campfire and you got a delicious and easy meal. Although the traditional method is to place the pack directly on hot coals, our modern propane grills will work just as well: Just place the pack on the metal grate and close the lid to keep the heat in. Submitted by Ms Moommist on July 1, 2012 - 5:46am, We love "foil potatoes" with just salt, pepper & butter, but now we must try these flavors too, Submitted by Mudder on June 28, 2012 - 9:54am. It's the bottom layer that really gets sticky, and because nonstick foil can be expensive, I use regular aluminum foil for the top. Using a grill or an oven set to 375°F, cook for approximately 30 minutes, until potatoes … Peel them if you like, but I prefer to leave the skins on because I think this makes a nice presentation. Grilling Potato Wedges Directly on the Grill. Drizzle with a bit more olive oil and put another pat of butter on top. Remove the thyme and add in more butter and seasoning, then return to the grill with the foil … Form into four patties and set aside. Find this recipe on Family … My grill has a temperature gauge that shows the inside temperature to be around 425 degrees. Enjoy! I like that idea so much and so excited not to wash any pot and pans...so excited in fact, it's getting served up right in the foil! Once you've sealed the pack, if there is a mound of potatoes in your hobo pack, now’s the time to flatten them out by pressing down gently to make an even layer. We promise to not use your email for spam! As a Girl Scout we used to do this with chicken and it was delish- I am trying your version on our next camping trip! b, I’m a regular home cook, like most of you, doing my best to get a good meal on the table for my family. All Rights Reserved. I need to make these soon! I must try this recipe soon. Fold up each of the sides to make a nice little bed for the potatoes, making a square, so none of the butter and oil can escape while cooking. You'll need this high temp to get the bottoms crispy. We love potatoes from the grill during the summer! Wash the potatoes well under cool water. My inner cavegirl is telling me Yum! Tasty Hawaiian chicken foil packet recipe. Yummy!!! My family makes these year round. Hm...I think I have dinner for tonight. Come over and visit. 4) Cover grill and grill the packets over low indirect heat (if you’re using a gas grill turn off all the burners except one and cook the foil packets off the burner). Home » Main Dishes » STEAK AND POTATO PACKETS (HOBO PACKETS), May 18, 2019 by Brandie @ The Country Cook 41 Comments. Gotta be real careful about the mush factor though. Kind of makes me wish I liked camping! READ MORE, Privacy Policy ~ Cookie Policy ~Disclaimers ~ Contact ~ Advertise ~ Accessibility Statement At home I throw everything into my beloved dutch oven and put it on the grill. Yours just looks fantastic as always. Spray four … Also, another good tip to keep your meat from getting dried while cooking is to add a large ice cube on top of the meat. Who'd say no that? You can still get a good meal on the table, with a few shortcuts to help you along the way. Wrap it all up in foil packets and bake or grill for 25-ish minutes. Add a second sheet of aluminum foil to the top. I like to say the recipes on here are recipes for the busy cook (you know who you are). Hey, delicious food and no washing up. Thanks for sharing. I add sliced red peppers to the potato foil packs. Start assembling the hobo pack by placing one-third of the slices on the nonstick aluminum foil, leaving about 1-½ to 2 inches of foil all around. 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