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How to make great campfire coffee

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How to make great campfire coffee

No matter your adventure, a good cup of coffee isn't too much to expect when you out in the wild. Here’s our list of ways to make great traditional campfire coffee, and – for you coffeeologists – a superb modern brew. 

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How to make a Swedish torch

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How to make a Swedish torch

    The Swedes! Inventors of the pacemaker, the modern zipper, the three-point seatbelt and perfectors of assemble-it-yourself furniture. They have also put their great engineering to use for crafting the perfect outdoor campfire: the Swedish torch. A simple marvel, the Swedish torch provides a well-contained campfire and cooking surface that requires less wood and less maintenance that an open pit fire. However, just like everything but the meatballs at Ikea, the Swedish torch does require some basic assembly before enjoying it.    Here's how: Step 1:  Find or fashion a sturdy stump. We recommend a log with 18" diameter (or...

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