Meal Review: Poblano Corn Chowder

Meal Review: Poblano Corn Chowder

PoblanoCornChowder

In my recent order from Packit Gourmet, I had a few soups tucked in. I wondered how the Poblano Corn Chowder would taste, and how its texture would be. With two methods of prep – FBC style where you pour in boiling water – or bring water to boil and add in soup, you will […]

Simplicity In A Meal: Beans & Rice

Simplicity In A Meal: Beans & Rice

comborefried

When I first made this recipe years ago for hiking, I based it on a simple “recipe” I had eaten a lot of in my college years. In those years I would make a batch of rice and mix into it a can of vegetarian refried beans, and if I was feeling all flush, some […]

Broccoli Mushroom Bisque

Broccoli Mushroom Bisque

Bisque

Recently I realized it has been awhile since I reviewed meals from PackitGourmet. When they first came on the market in around 2008, I reviewed quite a few meals (such as this one). They were, and still are, one of the best choices for commercial meals (in my opinion that is!). I love how the […]

Food Find: Asian Passage Meals

Food Find: Asian Passage Meals

AP1

I picked up a few boxes of Asian Passage® Meals recently from Cost Plus World Market. Shelf-stable, and easily prepared with boiling water. Pad Thai and Sesame Teriyaki above. Are they worth it? Yes and no. The ingredients are packed in a reusable covered tray (quite sturdy actually), that could be reused for a whole […]