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Shrimp and Grits

You can have a taste of the sea and the South no matter where you decide to camp.

Instructions (Before Camp)

  1. Pack all ingredients in a plastic bag or container.

Instructions (During Camp)

  1. Mix bag of ingredients with water in a pot and soak for 5-10 minutes.
  2. Bring mixture to a boil and cook for two minutes.
  3. Cover pot, remove from heat and let sit for 10 minutes.
Meal: 
Dinner
Type of Dish: 
Main
Skill Level: 
Regular
Number of Servings: 
1
Backpacking: 
Yes
Before Camp Preparation Time: 
5 minutes
During Camp Preparation Time: 
30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup instant grits
  • 1/4 cup dehydrated shrimp
  • 1/4 cup dehydrated peppers and onions
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 1/4 cup water

Required Equipment

  • backpacking stove

Supplies

  • plastic bag
  • fuel for backpacking stove
Attribution: 
Mother Nature Network