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Commercial Meal Reviews: Packitgourmet Two Meals

Two meals from Packitgourmet, both are savory comfort foods to fill the belly. Both require just hot water and a sit time before eating. West Memphis Grits Souffle: This creamy bowl of cheesy grits is so good. In fact, our 9 year old loved it so much he took the bag and wanted it to… Continue reading Commercial Meal Reviews: Packitgourmet Two Meals

Food Finds · Trail Cooking

Backpacking Meal Review: Pizza Margherita Wrap

Only needing a small amount of warm water and a short sit time, the Pizza Margherita kit from Packitgourmet is an easy lunch or dinner, served in tortillas or on crusty french bread. We took it a step up, and served it over warm rice, to make a filling meal. Prepare 1 cup instant rice… Continue reading Backpacking Meal Review: Pizza Margherita Wrap

Food Finds · Trail Cooking

Backpacking Meals: Beef Stroganoff Comparison and Reviews

Long ago in the dark ages of hiking and backpacking there were few choices for freeze-dried meals - in both brands and what you could even buy meal wise. Much of what was offered was American "classics" that were heavy on carbs, and what Boomers had grown up on. Which would make sense, considering the… Continue reading Backpacking Meals: Beef Stroganoff Comparison and Reviews

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Backpacking Meal Review: Packit Gourmet Santa Fe Breakfast Corn Pudding

Packit Gourmet's Santa Fe Breakfast Corn Pudding might be listed as breakfast, but it makes a great meal anytime of the day. It's not polenta, nor is it corn meal mush, instead it is a smooth and thick bowl of comfort food. Studded with fire roasted corn, green chilies and lots of cheddar jack cheese,… Continue reading Backpacking Meal Review: Packit Gourmet Santa Fe Breakfast Corn Pudding

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Backpacking Meal Review: Patagonia Provisions Organic Kamut® Khorasan Bulgur Wheat Meals

When I was in college there was a local natural food co-op in town. The deli was different....to 18 year old Sarah. This was before the connection was made that you could have both organic/natural dishes and that they could also taste awesome. Somehow the deli always served weird (to me then) salads made of… Continue reading Backpacking Meal Review: Patagonia Provisions Organic Kamut® Khorasan Bulgur Wheat Meals