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Pulled Pork Fajitas! (over a campfire)

KiterToddKiterTodd Posts: 2,256
There's been a lot of threads lately on things to do with leftover pulled pork.  Well, I came up with another this weekend that is going to go into the regular rotation, whether it is made at home or on camping trips.

Went camping with my kids this weekend and when I'm out there I enjoy cooking over the campfire.  I usually do something big for dinner, some comfort food for breakfast (bacon) and something easy for lunch. As I was looking through the freezer I noticed some leftover pulled pork I had vac sealed so I threw that in the cooler.

- I sauteed some onions, mushrooms and green peppers over the fire which had a little BBQ seasoning and texas pete mixed in.
- I had a can of black beans heating next to the fire, along with some flour tortillas that were wrapped in tinfoil.
- When the sauteed veggies were done I dumped in the thawed pulled pork just to warm it.  I stirred in a little beer I happened to have in my hand (these things happen) just to keep it from drying out in the hot pan.
- Pulled it off as soon as the pork was warm and lunch was served!

Veggies cooking;

In goes the pulled pork;

Topped with black beans, texas pete and some grated cheese.

Everything was tender and delicious.  Really knocked my socks off for something so simple and the kids loved it as well which is always a bonus.  The view didn't hurt either...

FYI - here is a top down view of my camp kitchen;

And some bacon I cooked earlier in the day... because you know... BACON!

Thanks for reading!
LBGE/Maryland

Comments

  • SciAggieSciAggie Posts: 3,852
    My kind of cooking. Well done! Looks delicious. 
    Coleman, Texas
    Large BGE & Mini Max for the wok. A few old camp Dutch ovens and a wood fired oven.
    "Bourbon slushies. Sure you can cook on the BGE without them, but why would you?"
                                                                                                                          YukonRon
  • northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 12,972
    Gawjus all the way around on this one.
    Columbia, South Carolina with a Medium, MiniMax & a 17" Blackstone

    “May the four winds blow you safely home.”
  • THEBuckeyeTHEBuckeye Posts: 4,177
    Winning
    New Albany, Ohio 

  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,799
    Fajitas look great and so does that camping spot. Looks relaxing.

    Rowlett, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

    The Supreme Potentate, Sovereign Commander and Sultan of Wings

     

  • saluki2007saluki2007 Posts: 4,445
    Nice spot.  I'm going camping this weekend and just might have to look through the deep freeze to see if there is any PP.  Thanks for sharing.
    Large and Small BGE
    Morton, IL

  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 4,927
    greatness in simplicity
    Visalia, Ca
  • KiterToddKiterTodd Posts: 2,256
    lkapigian said:
    greatness in simplicity
    Thanks.  Yes, it's nice when something we take a lot of time to cook, can then contribute to a quick meal down the road.  All the flavor of a long effort, in no time at all.
    LBGE/Maryland
  • very nice cook and I like the extra long handle on the pan  =)
  • yzziyzzi Posts: 1,819
    May I ask where that is? Looks really nice there, and great idea on the cook. I love a nice campfire meal.
    Dunedin, FL
  • JohnnyTarheelJohnnyTarheel Posts: 5,834
    Great meal
    Charlotte, NC - Large BGE 2014, Maverick ET 733, Thermopen, Nest, Platesetter, Woo2 and Extender w/Grid, Kick Ash Basket, Pizza Stone, SS Smokeware Cap, Blackstone 36"
  • KiterToddKiterTodd Posts: 2,256
    yzzi said:
    May I ask where that is? Looks really nice there, and great idea on the cook. I love a nice campfire meal.
    Thank you.
    That is on the Potomac River in Maryland.  It's a pretty spot.  Hopefully we get more campouts this summer than last.  Lot of rain last year kept the water high and the islands flooded.
    LBGE/Maryland
  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 19,466
    Great cook and easy banquet right there.  Nailed the campsite as well.  Congrats. 
    Louisville;  L & S BGEs, PBC, Lang 36; Burnin' wood in the neighbourhood. # 38 for the win.  Life is too short for light/lite beer.  
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