Hunting Camp Dessert (From an Outdoor Writer’s Wife)

When I’m at my hunting camp I usually eat chili or soup my wife Drema has prepared. When I arrive I just stick it in the fridge and heat it up when hungry. She takes good care of me but where my pallet suffers at hunting camp is in the dessert area. I can’t cook and too much Little Debbie can be a bad thing.

Thanks to Ritz crackers and their Facebook competition, Drema has created the perfect hunting camp dessert. She calls them Ritz Sliptz because they taste like a banana split. She makes them, freezes them and I can take them to camp in the cooler. After a bowl of Drema’s chilli I can grab a few Ritz Splitz from the freezer and pretend I’m at Dairy Queen.

Cinnamon Ritz cracker, vanilla pudding, banana, whipped cream and strawberry and chocolate syrup...A sugar rush that will hit you like a heartache!

Here is the cool part. Drema entered her Ritz Splitz recipe in the Ritz Facebook competition. If she wins she gets $ 20,000!!! Trust me, with what she gets from me – living off gunwriter pay – and has to put up with – being married to an outdoor writer – she deserves it!

The rules read kind of like the tax code so who knows who will finally win but you can vote on-line. Help a hillbilly out and Give Drema’s Ritz Splitz 5 stars because if I don’t quite sampling the recipe, none of my hunting clothes will fit anymore.

To vote, go HERE, select DESSERTS and type in “RITZ SPLITZ”

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About gunwriter

Born and raised in the West Virginia hills, Richard literally grew up in the woods. He has chased coon hounds until daylight, waited out whitetails perched high in an oak, canoed the New River and hunted from the Montana Mountains to the Green Hills of Africa. During service in the Army and later as a municipal police officer and Special Agent with the railroad police, Richard obtained numerous certifications in small arms instruction. He has trained military personnel, law enforcement officers and civilians in the application of firearms for defensive, competitive and recreational use. Richard won the West Virginia Governor’s Twenty Award for law enforcement, the West Virginia National Guard State Pistol Competition and earned his Distinguished Medal with pistol. Badge turned in, Richard is now a contributing editor for several magazines. He was the compiling author of the book, Rifle Bullets for the Hunter and conceptualized and contributed to Selecting and Ordering a Custom Hunting Rifle. Richard also contributed a chapter to the John Velke book, The True Story of the Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency. Richard has patents on a riflescope reticle and a revolutionary bullet testing media. A hillbilly at heart, Richard lives on Shadowland - his shooting range in West Virginia - with the most understanding wife in the world, their three kids and a very protective ridgeback hound.
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2 Responses to Hunting Camp Dessert (From an Outdoor Writer’s Wife)

  1. Warren says:

    Great site and wonderful celebration of your partner in life!

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