- 1 How do you make a pie iron over a fire?
- 2 What is a bush pie maker?
- 3 How do you keep mountain pies from sticking?
- 4 How do you season a pie iron in the oven?
- 5 What is a campfire pie iron?
- 6 Can you use a pie iron in the oven?
- 7 What is another name for mountain pies?
- 8 How do you clean a mountain pie maker?
- 9 Why is it called a hobo sandwich?
How do you make a pie iron over a fire?
Preparing this cast iron cooking tool:
- Start by seasoning the cast iron plates of the pie iron.
- Use hot water and dish soap to thoroughly wash the iron before using.
- Completely dry the iron.
- Next coat the entire pie iron with vegetable oil.
- Heat the iron over the campfire or grill for 15 minutes.
What is a bush pie maker?
A bush pie is basically a sandwich grilled inside a cast-iron pie iron (available where camping equipment is sold). The base of the pie iron is rectangular with two long handles that can be latched together, and they are available in a single or double size. bush pie maker. loaf of sliced bread (2 slices per bush pie)
How do you keep mountain pies from sticking?
butter – You can use butter, margarine as pictured above, cooking spray, or oil. I prefer butter for its flavor, but the others will toast the mountain pie perfectly and keep it from sticking.
How do you season a pie iron in the oven?
Allow the cast iron to cool completely then rub on a layer of Crisco vegetable shortening (or similar non butter type). Cover the entire pie iron on both sides. Once both sides are thoroughly coated, place them back on the grill for about 15 minutes and flip them over about half way through.
What is a campfire pie iron?
A pie iron is a small cast iron or aluminum pan with a two-part hinge that folds over and has a long handle that you cook on a campfire. They come in different shapes and sizes- round, square, oblong, and double. Also, called a pudgie pie they are used for toasting sandwiches, grilling meat, and cooking desserts.
Can you use a pie iron in the oven?
Not only can you easily cook up grilled cheese, breakfast sandwiches and pizza with a pie iron, but you can also bake mini pies, cinnamon rolls and all kinds of sweet treats that you previously thought were impossible to cook outdoors.
What is another name for mountain pies?
Everyone has a different name for them: hobo pies, pie irons, mountain pies, or pudgy pies, but we can all agree they are delicious!
How do you clean a mountain pie maker?
Fill your sink with enough hot water to cover the pie iron. Allow them to soak for about 15 minutes to loosen the stuck on ash and food. Then, take a nylon brush and give them a good scrubbing. Finally, rinse them under hot water.
Why is it called a hobo sandwich?
A hobo is probably called that because it’s made by throwing a bunch of ingredients into a single pan. As far as I know, it always contains eggs, cheese, and potatoes, and some sort of meat. As the egg hardens, add all but a little of the cheese and stir together until the cheese melts and the eggs are cooked through.