We all know a meal cooked in the Great Outdoors trumps almost anything that can be produced in a home kitchen. For you, maybe the quintessential experience is scavenging wood on the beach or at the terminus of a satisfying hike for a life-sustaining campfire. But the truth is, campfires are not legal in many parts of the country.
Happily, there are many portable grills on the market (charcoal- or wood-burning, propane, and even electric) that can assure the culinary success of your outdoor adventure. Here is a short list of some of our favorites.