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Favorite Recipes: Hobo Dinner

Recipe Author

Name: Mary B. (TangoBrat)
Total Recipes: 100



Hobo Dinner

Dish: One-dish Meals
Dish Type: Meats
Cooking Method: Barbecue
Difficulty: 2 / 10
Servings: 3-4
Prep Time:
Cook Time: 40 min

  • 4 - medium-size potatoes - peeled and sliced
  • 1/2 - medium onion - sliced or diced as desired
  • 1 pound - ground chuck
  • 1/4 cup - water
  • - salt and pepper to taste
  • - any additional seasonings to taste

Use aluminum foil in 8-inch lengths.

Add water to ground beef and mix well. Add potatoes, onion and seasoning. Mix well. Separate into 3-4 servings. Wrap in double-thickness aluminum foil.

Place seam side up on medium hot grill for 40 minutes, rotating periodically. Do not flip.

Open carefully. Serve with ketchup or bbq sauce.


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sasssy25 -
7/24/2010 1:46 PM ET
My mom used to make this when we went camping. She put it all in one foil package together before we left home, and it was cooked over the campfire.