Camping season is almost upon us, and even the most seasoned adventurers are likely due for a refresh with their camping gear. And whether you enjoy the great outdoors from the comforts of an adventure van or the four walls of a tent, one of the easiest ways to level up your experience is with top-notch food and drink.
We’re not saying you can’t rough it with foil-packet meals and hot dogs, but a bit of thoughtfulness—and the right cooking gear—can make a huge difference. Fortunately, there are a plethora of new products out there for adventurous gourmands, from sleek flasks to high-design cutting board and knife sets. Below, 10 picks for chefs who like to have some adventure—in the kitchen and outdoors.
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