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by elandil
Wed Sep 26, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Is a case of 2002 MREs worth $30??
Replies: 1
Views: 170

Re: Is a case of 2002 MREs worth $30??

Yes
by elandil
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: MORE Hot Weather Pack 1 snacking
Replies: 2
Views: 959

Re: MORE Hot Weather Pack 1 snacking

watching the game is a good time to snack. Good review, very descriptive. Thanks for posting it.
by elandil
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: HELP! Australian CR1M 2011-2012 - Safe to eat?
Replies: 9
Views: 625

Re: HELP! Australian CR1M 2011-2012 - Safe to eat?

Hey guys, Hopefully you all can help me out. I'm trying to get in the ration game probably quicker than i should have and bought 6 CR1Ms... unfortunately the picture I was sent did not turn out to be the goods I received but as I made the "purchase" over an local online buy sell trade board I have ...
by elandil
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: New to MREs. Any tricks/tips would be much appreciated!
Replies: 11
Views: 759

Re: New to MREs. Any tricks/tips would be much appreciated!

add salt to the water you put in the FRH, that normally kickstarts them. If it still won't heat up, then you can always drop in boiling water for about 7-8 minutes, leave on a car dash in the sun til it warms up, or put in front of a heater until it warms thru. Or empty on a plate and microwave. As ...
by elandil
Sun Sep 09, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: UK Rations "Biscuits - Fruit" for sale anywhere?
Replies: 10
Views: 829

Re: UK Rations "Biscuits - Fruit" for sale anywhere?

it's been a while, but I think the Jammie Dodgers or McVities Fruit Digestives were the closest.
by elandil
Sun Sep 09, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Burning a Flameless Ration Heater
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: Burning a Flameless Ration Heater

Let me preface this by saying I did something very stupid tonight. I had a nice fire going and decided I would be clever and throw in an FRH from an MRE. This was all in the name of science of course. :mrgreen: At first, it went along nicely as the top portion of the heater burned. It wasn't too ex...
by elandil
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Favorite International Ration?
Replies: 39
Views: 1338

Re: Favorite International Ration?

I'm a big fan of the spanish, with norwegian, dutch, german, french and british not far behind. Each has their plus's and minuses. The french have some of the most intriguing entrees, and the canned cheese is the best I have had. Norwegian is just overall good, German is a real mans meal, British is...
by elandil
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Favorite MRE menu
Replies: 21
Views: 1027

Re: Favorite MRE menu

Chicken with Tomatoes and feta, if it has the stuffing side. Thats about the only one that pops out of the recent menus.
by elandil
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: 2015 Chicken pesto pasta
Replies: 5
Views: 482

Re: 2015 Chicken pesto pasta

here's the chart under MRE Storage on the site.
https://www.mreinfo.com/mres/mre-shelf-life/

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couple of weeks, depending on previous storage, should be ok for the next little bit. Don't think I'd earmark it for long term, tho.
by elandil
Mon Jul 02, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: Strange Dark Brown Bag MRE: Meatballs with Rice
Replies: 3
Views: 491

Re: Strange Dark Brown Bag MRE: Meatballs with Rice

if you can find them in good shape, those Milk Caramels have always been a treat. Nice vanilla backed flavor, perfect level of sweetness, you can tell that things just tasted better back then...not sure what happened...