Today I want to talk about using a camp oven trivet, 10 years ago when I started Camp oven cooking, everybody told me to go out and buy a trivet and put it in the bottom of the camp oven, instead of teaching me heat control.
So that way your food doesn’t burn and being a beginner right you listen to those around you as you think they have more experience than you do.
But further on down the track, when I learned more about heat control, I figured out the didn’t need to use a camp oven trivet.
What is a camp oven trivet?
Basically, a Camp Oven Trivet is used to keep the food up off of the bottom of your camp oven, the camp oven trivet is a metal rack that creates a space from the bottom of the oven to the food you are cooking.
What is a camp oven trivet for?
A Trivet is primarily used when cooking meat or dampers or other food that you generally bake or roast in a camp oven to prevent burning.
Some reasons people use a trivet.
Should I use a camp oven trivet?
The short answer is No, you don’t need to use one, however, it totally depends entirely on personal preference. I recommend that you hone your camp oven cooking heat control skills so that you don’t need one.