HomesteadingOld Fashioned Chuck Wagon Casserole Recipe & The History Behind It

Old Fashioned Chuck Wagon Casserole Recipe & The History Behind It

This old fashioned western Chuck Wagon Casserole recipe is cooked in a cast iron skillet is not only delicious but a part of the history of the old west.

This casserole is a warm hearty meal that will give you energy to get a hard days work done.

Chuck wagons were an important tool in feeding hard working cowboys along cattle drives but after reading this article I learned that a “Cook” was required to do so much more than preparing meals. A COOK kept many of the tools, much of the ammunition, and all of the money to be distributed along the way. He’d also have whatever medical supplies came along for the ride and was expected to know how to use them … as quoted from the article.

chuck wagon casserole

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Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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