Victorinox - Tin Can Oven

60 Minutes | Cubs,Scouts,Explorers | Outdoors

Our friend Felix at Victorinox shows us how to make a tin can oven

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Victorinox - Tin Can Oven

60 Minutes | Cubs,Scouts,Explorers | Outdoors
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  • Swiss Army Knife
  • Large Tin Can (Empty)
  • Small flat tin can
  • Bread Dough
  • Pizza Toppings
  • Outdoor space
  • Fire

  1. Clean the large and small tin cans, this can be done over the fire
  2. Make sure you can close the larger can (like an oven door)
  3. Place some bread dough onto the smaller can
  4. Add Pizza toppings
  5. Place the smaller can inside the larger can and close the door
  6. Place the larger can into the fire for 5-10 minutes
  7. Carefully remove the large can and leave to cool for a couple of minutes
  8. Open the door and remove your pizza
  9. Enjoy!

  • Careful with the knife
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Victorinox - Tin Can Oven completes requirements for the following badges

Cub - Backwoods Cooking

Scout - Craft

Scout - Survival Skills

Explorer - Survival Skills