DutchOven HQ – Recipe

Sometimes, you get tired of preparing breakfast for everyone. Too many steps or just prepare a normal breakfast, not enough essential nutrients. An easy breakfast with a dutch oven. There are many people who think about it but do not know how. Let’s find out how to have an easy breakfast with the dutch oven.


Mountain Man Breakfast
Each time the mountain man breakfast is served at any scouting camp out, the boys have nothing but great things to say! This is a popular dish to prepare. Its super easy and takes about 55 minutes from start to finish.
• 1/2 pound bacon
• 1/2 pound sage sausage, cooked and crumbled
• 1 medium onion, diced
• 1 2-pound bag hash brown potatoes, diced
• 1/2 pound extra sharp cheddar cheese, grated
• 1 dozen eggs
Pre-heat Dutch oven, 6-9 bottom coals, and 12-15 top coals. Slice onion and bacon into small pieces, and brown in the bottom of the Dutch oven until onions are clear. Stir in the hash brown potatoes and cover. Remove cover and stir occasionally to brown potatoes (15-20 minutes). Scramble the eggs in a separate container and pour the mixture over the hash browns. Cover and cook until eggs start to set (10-15 minutes). Sprinkle grated cheese over egg mixture, cover, and continue heating until eggs are completely set and cheese is melted. Slice and serve.
You can scramble and cook the eggs separately and mix all ingredients together and put into a Dutch oven and bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until cheese is melted. It is not a quiche, but more like a casserole.
This will be a treat for you and your guests!

Breakfast Casserole


  • 1/4 cube butter
  • 8 slices of bread
  • 2 lb pre-cooked pork sausage
  • 1 lb cheddar cheese
  • 12 eggs
  • 1 qt milk
  • 1-1/2 tsp dry mustard
  • 1 tsp salt


  1. Spread butter all over the inside of the dutch oven.
  2. Tear bread into pieces.
  3. Break sausage into pieces.
  4. Grate cheese.
    In a bowl, beat eggs, milk, dry mustard, and salt.
  5. Layer the bread, sausage, and eggs into the dutch oven.
  6. Cover and Bakeat 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes.
  7. Pour cheese over top of casserole.
  8. Bakeanother 10-15 minutes until cheese forms a light-brown crust on top of cooked eggs.

Makes about 8 adult servings.

Breakfast Burritos

Another favorite and super easy dutch oven breakfast at scout camp and family gatherings. This recipe will serve about 8 adults, so you better cook a lot.

  • 2 lb breakfast sausage
  • 2 onions
  • 2 green peppers
  • 24 eggs
  • 2 Tbsp garlic powder
  • 2 Tbsp dried onion
  • 2 Tbsp chili powder
  • 16 soft tortillas
  • 3 C shredded cheese (cheddar, Colby, jack, whatever)
  • 3 C salsa


Chop onions and green peppers. Heat dutch oven to 350 degrees and Fry sausage, pepper, and onion. Remove from the dutch oven into a pot with lid, leaving grease behind. (if there is a lot of greases, you may remove some of it but leave about 1/2 cup)

Mix eggs, garlic, onion, and chili powder. Fry in dutch oven, scrambling until cooked. Remove eggs into pot and mix with sausage.

Place about 1/3 cup egg & sausage mixture onto each tortilla. Add cheese, roll up, and fold over ends. Lay 5 in dutch oven, then make second layer on top, then third layer.

Put lid on dutch oven and Bake 10 to 15 minutes at 350 degrees.

Serves 8 with salsa.

Bon Appetite


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