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Commercial Meal Review: Outdoor Pantry Meals

Outdoor Pantry is a newer face on the block for commercial freeze-dried meals. The past few years have seen an explosion in new brands, with new ideas. For the review, we tried out these items: Buttermilk Biscuits & Sausage Gravy I liked the gravy. It does the thick gravy, with the expected saltiness. The freeze-dried… Continue reading Commercial Meal Review: Outdoor Pantry Meals

Food Finds · Other · Trail Cooking · Vegetarian

Commercial Meal Review: Wise Foods, Part 1

With the holidays over and spring in my eyes, it is time to get back to gear reviews! And food is gear, no? TrailCooking received a hefty package of meals from the folks at Wise Foods recently. Lots to choose from indeed. Wise Foods has been in the business of emergency/survival/preparation foods for a considerable… Continue reading Commercial Meal Review: Wise Foods, Part 1

Food Finds · hiking · Other · Trail Cooking · Vegetarian

Commercial Meal Review: Pad Thai

Today's review is of Backpacker's Pantry Pad Thai. The pouch is 8-ounces and runs retail for $5.90, making it one of the more affordable commercial meals on the market. It seems with Backpacker's Pantry if you choose the veg entrees they are surprisingly affordable. This one does contain TVP for extra protein as well, so… Continue reading Commercial Meal Review: Pad Thai