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Learn how to care for and cook with Dutch ovens at potluck-style gathering

As most serious cooks know, there are few things better than a well-seasoned iron skillet.

Colorful Dutch ovens are a centerpiece in the kitchen and a point of pride for cooks. You can share a meal and show off your oven at Elkhart County Park’s fifth Dutch Oven Gathering on Saturday, Aug. 22. 

Dutch Oven Gathering 
6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22 

Briar Patch Shelter, Bonneyville Mill County Park 

Preregister by 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21 by calling 574-535-6458

The gathering will kick off with tips about caring for, cleaning and restoring old cookware, according to a release from Elkhart County Parks. Expert programs will cook in Dutch ovens and attendees can sample fresh kettle corn and cinnamon rolls. 

After the demonstrations, attendees will have a potluck-style Dutch oven meal, or “D.O.G.” according to the release.

The educational program is $3. Anyone cooking for the meal can attend for free, according to the release.

Preregistration is required by 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21. For more information or to register, call 574-535-6458

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