Food Find: Freeze-Dried Buttered Sweet Corn & Recipes

Food Find: Freeze-Dried Buttered Sweet Corn & Recipes

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Freeze-Dried Buttered Sweet Corn takes what is possibly the most boring freeze-dried veggie, and takes it to this amazing level. Is it the quality of the corn? Unlike some brands, the corn is bright and not washed out. It is snappy between the teeth (not limp and sad). But oh the flavor. Yeah, it really […]

Snack Find: Sahale Snacks Premium Blends & Glazed Nuts

Snack Find: Sahale Snacks Premium Blends & Glazed Nuts

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Sahale Snacks Premium Blends and Glazed Nuts are some of my favorite snacks on the trail. With our youngest son’s nut allergies, trail time for me means I can eat all the “forbidden foods” if he isn’t along. The Premium Blend Pomegranate Pistachios is a mix of peppery/sweet. Does it work? Oh yes. It is […]

Meal Review: New Orleans Style Rice with Shrimp and Ham

Meal Review: New Orleans Style Rice with Shrimp and Ham

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It had been a very long time since I had tried a Mountain House meal (I’d say it was 2003), so I had some reservations when I received meals from Mountain House to review. Still, I approached it with an open mind. The meals sent were part of the ‘Lower Sodium’ line, something I can say […]

Lentil Recipes

Legumes can be overwhelming to those not used to eating them – from the texture to taste, but lentils seem to make most anyone happy. I love the earthy taste, but also how small they are. They rehydrate quickly and can go into hot or cold dishes. Tips? You must cook the lentils in advance […]