Food Find: Picnic Potato Salad

Food Find: Picnic Potato Salad

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We tried out Packitgourmet’s no-cook Picnic Potato Salad: Potato mix (with seasoning). 4 packets relish and 4 packets mayo: I followed the no cook directions, adding cool water along with the relish and mayo and then letting it sit for a good 20 minutes. You can also speed up the preparation by using warm (not […]

Food Find: Sunbutter Sunflower Spread

Food Find: Sunbutter Sunflower Spread

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Awhile back I had picked up some packets of Sunbutter sunflower spread from Packitgourmet but had forgotten about them. On yesterday’s hike I noticed one in my food bag and thought about it: I had a cinnamon raisin bagel in my pack as well and the thought of it for lunch sounded good. A quick […]

Commercial Meal Review: SW Black Beans and Corn Salad

Commercial Meal Review: SW Black Beans and Corn Salad

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For lunch yesterday Kirk, Ford and I sampled PackItGourmet’s Southwest Black Beans and Corn Salad. Photo © Kirk Kirkconnell. In the bag is the veggies, tortilla chips, dressing packet, oil and vinegar packets: Photo © Kirk Kirkconnell. The meal offers a couple ways to prepare it – first is a cold prep where you add […]

Meal Review: Apple Waldorf Salad

Meal Review: Apple Waldorf Salad

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New to Packitgourmet’s meal lineup is an Apple Waldorf Salad. It contains an inner bag of the dry veggies and fruit, a bag of currants, mayo packet and blue cheese dressing packet: Incredibly easy to prepare: Add the dry items to the outer mixing bag (reserve the smaller bag for garbage), top with currants, then […]