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by gundog4314
Wed May 22, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: News
Topic: MRE Meet Up 2019 August 17th!
Replies: 32
Views: 693

Re: MRE Meet Up 2019 August 17th!

Even if you reserve your rooms now you will get the event pricing (whatever that ends up being) so just keep that in mind. I know cause I used to attend a lot of functions with my former employer. The 99.9% of venues will honor it.
by gundog4314
Sat May 18, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: News
Topic: MRE Meet Up 2019 August 17th!
Replies: 32
Views: 693

Re: MRE Meet Up 2019 August 17th!

Bob 3 of each please HAHA
by gundog4314
Sat May 18, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: News
Topic: MRE Meet Up 2019 August 17th!
Replies: 32
Views: 693

Re: MRE Meet Up 2019 August 17th!

Thanks for spearheading this Bob and volunteering the space. I don't know about the cigar bar since I stopped smoking (I never say quit, cause my folks didn't raise a quitter!) you better have ample cold storage for good beer or a kegerator. Beer is always the best ingredient to mask the taste of le...
by gundog4314
Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Missed opportunities
Replies: 3
Views: 397

Re: Missed opportunities

When I used to use ebay to procure rations I once got sniped in the last 10 seconds for a ration bundle. It happens. After that, I always went straight to "buy now" or contacted the seller for a "buy now" purchase if he/she had several of the item.
by gundog4314
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Civilian MRE Reviews
Topic: Non MRE Bridgford
Replies: 1
Views: 1246

Re: Non MRE Bridgford

"Flavor needs improvement" is the difference between civilian and military. Our mantra was Eat it now, taste it later! HAHA! Besides the longer you are in the field or camping the less your taste buds seem to work which was why when we returned back to the real world crappy chinese food buffets tast...
by gundog4314
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: WTB Ostrich RCIR!
Replies: 7
Views: 995

Re: WTB Ostrich RCIR!

Shoot an email to Art & Nina they could have one in their sorting room.
by gundog4314
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: My Dad's Field Chow Experiences
Replies: 9
Views: 1407

Re: My Dad's Field Chow Experiences

I can confirm most of this except the Korea stuff. I recall in basic and at AIT doing KP (kitchen police or kitchen patrol depending where you were). My experience was it wasn't a bad gig. Just made for a very long day since you had to be there before breakfast and stayed till the dinner mess was al...
by gundog4314
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: Menu 8 Meatballs
Replies: 4
Views: 910

Re: Menu 8 Meatballs

Howdy Jen,

Don't be afraid to toss some seasoning and spices on that stuff. Any flavor or enjoyment you can get out of a ration is pure magic.

Cheers
by gundog4314
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Items you wish were mre but never have and or never will be one
Replies: 24
Views: 4022

Re: Items you wish were mre but never have and or never will be one

I would want Kimchi, white sticky rice, furikake seasoning, with maybe some chicken or beef. Mix all together and sigh of contentment.
by gundog4314
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: Bridgford Foods Naan
Replies: 8
Views: 1501

Re: Bridgford Foods Naan

Yeah, custom mre and the rations produced by blackdog surplus have been kinda merged into MRE Nation, and you are right there is a ton of stuff on it. https://mrenation.com/