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by parafireboy
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: How often do you eat rations?
Replies: 24
Views: 1315

Re: How often do you eat rations?

Weekly on average, but multiple times weekly when it's camping/hiking season.
by parafireboy
Mon Apr 09, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: News
Topic: March 25, 2018 - Forums software upgraded
Replies: 4
Views: 503

Re: March 25, 2018 - Forums software upgraded

Thanks for all the work you do on the site and forums kman!
by parafireboy
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Pizza is Back
Replies: 20
Views: 1242

Re: Pizza is Back

My guess is that the cheese will not melt. The cheese was the item that was the most difficult to make self stable as it was turning colors on them in a short time so they probably had to load it up with stabilizers which means you could probably hit it with a blow torch and see no change. NASA mig...
by parafireboy
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Pizza is Back
Replies: 20
Views: 1242

Re: Pizza is Back

Does it taste like a Wheat Snack Bread with Cheese Spread and Tomato? I'm not a pizza snob, but lets be clear. A good pizza crust is what makes a good pizza (imo) and I'm ... skeptical. Great that they are trying, NATICK is something else. Amazingly, I found that it tasted very similar to the recta...
by parafireboy
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Pizza is Back
Replies: 20
Views: 1242

Re: Pizza is Back

I ate like 4 pieces cold and it honestly tasted ok to me. Now Parafireboy's post makes me wish I had saved one to eat warmed up! Also glad to see this doesn't have any trans-fat too. Definitely nice to see that they pulled it off without using trans-fats. For so long the ration items had lots of it...
by parafireboy
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Pizza is Back
Replies: 20
Views: 1242

Re: Pizza is Back

I kind of went into it trying to keep my expectations low, but I was really surprised how good it really was. Granted, I ate it warmed, and in field conditions it will likely often be eaten cold. It certainly can't compare to your neighborhood pizza joint, but I'd be quite happy if I drew this MRE i...
by parafireboy
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Civilian MRE Reviews
Topic: Datrex Emergancy Bar and Water
Replies: 3
Views: 434

Re: Datrex Emergancy Bar and Water

Great video! :)
by parafireboy
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Civilian MRE Reviews
Topic: Doomsday Crackers
Replies: 1
Views: 379

Re: Doomsday Crackers

Good articles, thanks for posting the links!
by parafireboy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: 1981 Canadian LWP (Lightweight Patrol) Ration
Replies: 5
Views: 723

Re: 1981 Canadian LWP (Lightweight Patrol) Ration

Very cool Steve! Great pics and review, thanks for sharing! :)
by parafireboy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Your Collection?
Replies: 15
Views: 1326

Re: Your Collection?

Simon2002mre wrote:
housil wrote:
Simon2002mre wrote: I can't wait to get to that point some time sooner or later
Beware of your wishes... :wink:
A curse in disguise?
Highly addictive! 8)