Blog Tour: Dutch Oven Cookout

Michele Pika Nielson will host a blog tour for her new book, Dutch Oven Cookout: Step by Step, from June 14–28.

Even a beginner can cook a delicious Dutch oven meal! Tested by thousands of young campers and experienced Dutch oven cooks, this step-by-step book is proven to help you succeed. After using this tried-and-true method, you’ll soon be wondering why you ever did it any other way!

If you are interested in joining the blog tour, please leave a comment with the date you’d like to post or contact Michele via email.


Here is a brief description of the book:

Make delicious food for any camping trip, increase your emergency preparedness, and impress family and friends—all with Dutch Oven Cookout: Step by Step! This book’s easy and effective step-by-step process has been field-tested by thousands of young campers cooking out for the first time.

The most comprehensive and understandable Dutch oven resource out there, this book offers:

– Step-by-step method from set-up to clean-up
– Foolproof recipes for beginning cooks
– Easy food planning for scout and camp leaders
– Use of standard, easily stored ingredients
– Recipes scaled for all sizes of Dutch ovens
– FAQs and the science behind Dutch oven use and care

From the recipes to the layout, Dutch Oven Cookout is engineered to give you the tools and the confidence of an expert. Experienced Dutch oven cooks agree: “Once you have used this method, you will wonder why you ever did it any other way!”

Meet the Author:

Michele Nielson grew up in a house across the street from the University of Utah and was the youngest of four children. As the daughter of two scientists, she learned early to apply scientific research methods to all aspects of learning. Since completing her master’s degree in language teaching at the University of Utah, Michele has worked as a teacher, a professional organizer, a cook, a wedding planner, and a flower arranger, among other things. She loves learning languages, testing recipes, traveling, and working with power tools.

She currently lives with her husband, Paul, in a little house surrounded by trees in the Millcreek area of Salt Lake City.

Dutch Oven Cookout Blog Tour Schedule

Week One

  • June 14 –
  • June 15 –

Week Two

  • June 16 –
  • June 17 –
  • June 18 –
  • June 19 –
  • June 20 –
  • June 21 –
  • June 22 –

Week Three