One Of The Classics – Spam Fried Rice

One Of The Classics – Spam Fried Rice

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While going through photos and recipes, my mind wandered into Spam territory. Yes, you either love or hate it. There is no middle road. In fried rice though…oh, even a mostly plant-based diet eater, cannot resist its toasty n’ golden smell as it fries up. And yes, I go la-la-la in my mind as I […]

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 […]

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 […]

Meal Review: Pizza Margherita Wrap

Meal Review: Pizza Margherita Wrap

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Pizza Margherita Wrap from PackitGourmet is one of their BYOB meals, where the hiker needs to provide tortillas, bread or similar. It is an interesting concept, but where I normally love PackitGourmet meals, this one I wasn’t very enamored with. But realize that this is MY taste buds and food preferences talking. I can see […]