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7-layer dinner.

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Bob Wakeman
Dupo, IL

I make this for our church camp outs Or if we go camping for a longer stay,Like when the boys come in It is a big croud pleaser.

(2 ratings)
yield 8 -10
prep time 20 Min
cook time 1 Hr 30 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For 7-layer dinner.

  • 1 lb
  • 1 lg
  • 4 md
    potatoes,peeled,and sliced
  • 1/3 c
  • 3
  • 4 slice
    thick sliced ham
  • 1 can
    stewed tomatoes
  • 1 can
  • 1 stick
  • 1 lg
    bell pepper,cut into strips
  • 8oz oz
    cheddar cheese, shredded,if you like

How To Make 7-layer dinner.

  • 1
    You will need a 12qt or larger cast iron dutch oven. cut bacon in 1/2. Add butter to bottom of dutch oven. Layer bacon,onion,potatoes,rice,ham,carrots,and strips of bell peppers.Do not mix.
  • 2
    over all pour stewed tomatoes annd beer. Cover. Set over med-high heat. Cook for one hour. Check for doneness. For the last 15-20 min,sprinkle shredded cheese over top(If you like),cover and cook abought 15 min more.Let cool alittle befor serving.