Food Find: Whole Earth Harvest Dried Powdered Mushrooms

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Dried mushrooms have an intense flavor that is perfect in backpacking meals – it is very concentrated and adds a depth you don’t get other ways. While finding dried mushrooms has become easier in the past decade (thank you internet), many dried mushrooms take a while to rehydrate. An easy solution? Mushroom powder: finely ground, […]

Food Finds: Pasta, Savory Energy Bars & More

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It’s been an interesting season for new products that could work well for hiking trips. The kitchen & hiker’s pantry are filling up – and with the crazy warm winter here in the PNW – it is already hiking season! Let’s start off with these funky energy bars from Slow Food For Fast Lives. A savory […]

Food Find: Happy Hour Pico de Gallo Salsa

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Happy Hour Pico de Gallo Salsa from PackitGourmet is an easy-prep, cold water side: Simply add ½ cup water, seal bag and gently shake. Let rest 10 minutes, and instant Pico de Gallo dip. Pack in some tortilla chips, and instant mid-day break! The dry mix would also work well added to instant rice for a […]

Food Find: No Nut Butters

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I’ve loved The Sneaky Chef products (and her great books as well!) for quite some time. When I saw the Kickstarter for bringing a chocolate version of the No-Nut Butter to the masses, I was all in. As you can, the Kickstarter got funded and I had jars of deliciousness in front of me recently. […]

Food Finds To Check Out

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Recent finds have been piling up for review – so we got busy to try them out! Spotted at our local Safeway was new flavors of Kraft Parmesan Cheese in Rosemary & Garlic and Classic Italian. Something new to sprinkle over your rice and pasta dishes! Kirk was excited to receive samples of Quest Nutrition’s newest […]