Dutch Oven Recipes

Looking for recipes that use a Dutch oven? Find recipes for braises, stews, fried chicken, and bread, all made in your Dutch oven.

Staff Picks

Dutch Oven Vegetable Beef Soup

Rating: 4.5 stars 26
This vegetable beef soup is hearty with a kick of flavor. Made with top sirloin and fresh and frozen vegetables, it's super easy to prepare and ready in just under two hours. There is nothing better than soup prepared in a Dutch oven!

Dutch Oven Caraway Rye Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 26
No-fail and easy to make, no kneading, no double-rise. Caraway rye bread the way you like it! Perfect every time.

Chef John's Chicken Cacciatore

Rating: 4.5 stars 257
This simple Italian dish is packed with chicken, peppers, mushrooms and herbs for a satisfying one pot meal.

Chicken Mole with Four Chiles

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
An authentic Mexican dish - chicken slow cooked in a delectable sauce of chiles with a rich, never overpowering, chocolate background. Wonderful served with warm corn tortillas, rice and beans.
By Ty

Short Rib and Cauliflower Curry

Rating: 4.5 stars 34
This simple, braised beef short ribs recipe combines the best of our country's classic stews with the exotic spices we associate with the cuisine of Asia.

Chicken Andouille Gumbo

Rating: 4.5 stars 341
Sausage makes this very spicy. Can be prepared two days ahead.
By Allrecipes Member

Chef John's Boston Baked Beans

Rating: 4.5 stars 86
This is a great side dish with anything!

So You Just Got a New Dutch Oven — Here's What to Make First

Acquaint yourself with your Dutch oven by learning how to use it to create tender meat stews and crusty loaves of bread.
By Hayley Sugg

Inspiration and Ideas

No-Knead Artisan Style Bread
Rating: Unrated 364
"I preheat the Dutch oven at 450 for 30 minutes. The dough then easily slides into the preheated pan. Deliciously perfect." – Carla J Taylor
Fantastic Dutch Oven Camping Recipes
Using a Dutch oven, you can cook over a campfire and coals to create delicious meals (and desserts) for the whole family.