Tips & Warnings
Each Dutch oven cooks slightly differently so practice making a cake in the oven before it is birthday time. Through trial and error, you will learn the optimum number of briquettes to use with your Dutch oven to cook the perfect cake.
Dutch ovens get very hot and can cause third degree burns. Only allow adults to handle the oven and always use welders gloves and metal tongs to avoid burning yourself.
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Rose Kivi has been a writer for more than 10 years. She has a background in the nursing field, wildlife rehabilitation and habitat conservation. Kivi has authored educational textbooks, patient health care pamphlets, animal husbandry guides, outdoor survival manuals and was a contributing writer for two books in the Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Series.