Many people are extremely worried about the state of the world. Every day we are bombarded by news reports that seem to indicate that we are on the cusp of disaster. It seems like the natural world is becoming a more and more dangerous place. And add to that the dangers of terrorism and domestic disturbance there is a more towards preparation for a time when people will simply have to take care of themselves.
Aside from the other equipment that preparation will require best freeze dried food is something that we should all be investigating. However, it is not only those who are preparing for the worst that are interesting in the best freeze dried food. It is also those who love spending time camping and hiking in the great outdoors.
Freeze dried food is light and easy to prepare – and the latest versions have received great reviews from those who simply want to enjoy themselves in the outdoors. So whether you are preparing for the worst – or want to enjoy the best that Mother Nature has to offer what are those freeze dried products that you should be looking at? Of course, it all depends on your personal preference – and what you want those packaged meals for – but here are some that are worthy of consideration.
It’s worth thinking about just how much freeze dried food that you are going to be using. But the best value that you are going to get is to buy in bulk – and this means going to those companies that sell survival packs.
Mountain house in the United States makes some excellent freeze fried foods. They have consistently received excellent reviews from those who actually test the taste and longevity of the products. As is the usual story buying in bulk provides exceptional value for money. try the ‘Mountain House ‘Just In Case’ Bucket’. With 29 meals you will get a good idea of what freeze dried foods are all about. Just add water to meals like ‘Beef Stroganoff with Noodles, Beef Stew, Lasagna with Meat Sauce and Chicken Teriyaki with Rice and you will enjoy high calorie choices which actually taste good.
Augason Farms is another great choice. But they are slightly different. They provide ingredients rather than whole meals. They have a great selection of freeze dried ingredients like a variety of meats, vegetables, butter and everything you would require for a wholesome meal. they also provide the entire meal packets – but the individual ingredients are great.
The ‘Legacy Emergency kit’ packs are also a great choice. similar to military MRE’s (Meals Ready To Eat) packs all they will require is the water and the packs will do the rest including heating. They also pride themselves on providing a healthy option.
The only downside of these freeze dried options (and it’s not much of a downside) is that you are going to need clean water. If you have access to that (and many of these companies sell equipment that will help out) then you have a recipe for a great meal in a pack that will last for years. Check out the sample packs.