21 Refreshing Redneck Recipes And Camping Food Ideas

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Looking for redneck recipes? From redneck finger foods to hillbilly appetizers, this list has got you covered!

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Redneck Recipes That Will Rock Your Camping Menu

1. Campfire Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

This recipe is easy and fun to make with kids over a campfire. Just wrap your pre-made rolls around a stick and hold it over the fire.


Next, drizzle on your frosting, and you're all set! These quick-cooking campfire cinnamon rolls should take care of your hungry tummies while the rest of the dishes are still cooking.

And for a foolproof way to start a fire in any condition, check out this nifty tool here.

2. Ba-Cone Recipe

A cone… made of bacon… filled with eggs, cheese, and grits… then topped with a biscuit? Yes, please. This ba-cone recipe is one of the delicious redneck finger foods you can easily prepare and enjoy in the outdoors!

3. Breakfast Grit Cakes Recipe

These breakfast grit cakes are filled and loaded with veggies for a perfect campsite breakfast.


There's nothing better than breakfast finger food for people always on the go!

Homemade Recipe

4. Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit Recipe

Originating from a Texas fast-food chain, this honey butter chicken biscuit recipe teaches you how to make your own version of this wildly popular country breakfast meal.


Get a taste of this comforting food even when out in the wild with a version of your own.

5. Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole Recipe

This quick and easy tater-to-breakfast casserole gives you maximum tastiness with minimum fuss.


Tator tots offer an easier alternative for hash browns but still give you that crunchy, potato-y goodness.

6. Breakfast Quesadilla Recipe

These are like breakfast tacos, only easier to eat.


They are completely customizable, so the possibilities are endless!

7. Chicken Fried Steak on a Stick Recipe

Chicken fried steak is good on its own.


But this chicken fried steak on a stick version makes it even better by eliminating the need for forks and knives. Who has time for silverware with all of this deliciousness on your plate?

8. Walking Taco Recipe

A walking taco is a personal-size bag of Doritos filled with all the ingredients for a taco. This is the ultimate in convenience without sacrificing flavor.

9. Best Chili Recipe

Camping is bound to get cold sometimes, and nothing is more comforting than chili with pork and beef.


This is a great, hearty dish perfect for camping out. Make it in a Dutch oven over your campfire and have an authentic redneck lunch.

10. Spicy Coleslaw Recipe

This southern delicacy adds some refreshing crunch and sweetness to any meal.


For extra redneck points, add this spicy coleslaw to a barbecue sandwich.

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11. Dutch Oven Campfire Bread Recipe

This no-knead campfire bread recipe is easy to throw over the campfire for fresh, delicious bread.


You only need 4 ingredients and you have bread to go with your redneck main dishes.

12. Sausage Wrap Recipe

This sausage wrap recipe is like a hot dog, only better. Fill a wrap, flatbread, or tortilla with your favorite toppings.


Add a grilled sausage link, and roll it up. It's a delicious redneck finger food you can enjoy anywhere.

13. Beer Can Chicken Recipe

Barbecuing a whole chicken without drying it out is a tricky task. Use this beer can trick for juicy, delicious chicken.

An outdoor or camping meal is made even more special with juicy whole-roasted chicken in beer cans.

14. Fried Catfish Recipe

Catfish straight out of the fryer with some homemade tartar sauce is about as good as it gets when it comes to redneck cuisine.


Get your fresh catfish catch for the day on the frying pan with this fried catfish recipe.

15. Campfire Jambalaya Recipe

If you're longing for some comforting Southern soul food, this foil packet campfire jambalaya recipe will take care of it for you. This popular Cajun dish has been adapted to easily cook on a campfire inside an aluminum foil package.


What Is A Jambalaya? It is a traditional Cajun dish that consists of rice, meat, chicken, and shrimp added to the trio of celery, onions, and peppers.

16. Grilled Corn with Honey Butter and Smoked Salt

Is there a camping meal that a corn-on-the-cob doesn't go with? If there is, I've yet to find it.


You'll even love this grilled corn recipe with extra seasonings and added flavor in honey and smoked salt.

17. Grilled Pizza Recipe

Make pizza even when you don't have an oven with this great grilled pizza recipe.


Make sure to bring your favorite ingredients if you want to enjoy pizza out in the wild.

18. Chicken Enchilada Skillet Recipe


This easy chicken enchilada casserole goes straight into the Dutch oven and over the fire for a quick, easy, and delicious campsite dinner.

19. Hillbilly Caviar

Make room for some easy redneck appetizers in your survival menu.


This super simple and easy hillbilly caviar recipe deserves a spot on your menu for a healthy meal you need out at camp.

20. Redneck Beans Recipe

Take this redneck beans recipe by the BBQ Pit Boys and make something completely your own. Nothing is more comforting than a helping of beans and chili during breakfast, lunch, or dinner outdoors!

21. Hillbilly Pie

This is a super simple pie recipe but a dollop of whipped cream or a scoop of vanilla ice cream will definitely take it to the next level.


Watch this video on how to make a Chorizo chili recipe–a redneck recipe by the BBQ Pit Boys:

Camping food can be a tricky thing to plan for. Without all the conveniences of your kitchen, how do you make a camping meal practical and still delicious?

These redneck recipes and kitchen tips will let you cook gourmet no matter how far off the grid you go. They are convenient, creative, and downright tasty.

Now that we've let you in on our secrets to redneck cuisine, we trust we've got your camping menu or hillbilly hoedown party covered. Whatever the occasion, and heck, SHTF may come, these redneck recipes will keep you fed and comforted!

Which of these redneck recipes will make it to your camping menu? Let us know in the comments section below!

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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on May 19, 2014, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.

5 Responses to :
21 Refreshing Redneck Recipes And Camping Food Ideas

  1. Little Ducklin says:

    Amen! I agree with you.

  2. Tina Gallagher says:

    I like these recipes- gotta try the Ba-Cone for breakfast sometime soon. It looks convenient and tasty.

  3. Beth Mecham says:

    Camping cookbook what a great idea. How can I get one.

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