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by TechManDan
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Are the sweetened condensed milk tubes from Polish rations normally taste like...
Replies: 0
Views: 49

Are the sweetened condensed milk tubes from Polish rations normally taste like...

I've gotten a couple of different tubes from Polish civilian rations manufactured by ARPOL and they taste, well like licking the backside of the cow it came out of. Is that normal? There is no signs of it going bad, just a unique barnyard flavor...
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by TechManDan
Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Britsh pasta salads: Hot or Cold?
Replies: 8
Views: 494

Re: Britsh pasta salads: Hot or Cold?

I do believe it states on the package to be eaten hot or cold, however to me they taste better hot.
by TechManDan
Wed Jul 04, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: russian irp
Replies: 4
Views: 442

Re: russian irp

I usually boil them for about 10 minutes. Be careful as the juices will spray out when you open them, I have a few shirts stained from the oil that way...
by TechManDan
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: British 24h ORP Sesame Seed Bars
Replies: 10
Views: 1168

Re: British 24h ORP Sesame Seed Bars

I guess they maybe an acquired taste, I like them. The local asian markets sell similar bars, they are bite size though.
by TechManDan
Tue May 29, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Happy Memorial day!(Free MRE drawing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1028

Re: Happy Memorial day!(Free MRE drawing)

My favorite is any British ORP that contains the all day breakfast. I have yet to have one I didn't like and they are jammed packed with all kinds of tasty goods! One ration can conceivably be streached out to last 2 days too. Which models are these? I was planning on getting a ORP soon and that br...
by TechManDan
Mon May 28, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Happy Memorial day!(Free MRE drawing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1028

Re: Happy Memorial day!(Free MRE drawing)

My favorite is any British ORP that contains the all day breakfast. I have yet to have one I didn't like and they are jammed packed with all kinds of tasty goods! One ration can conceivably be streached out to last 2 days too.
by TechManDan
Wed May 23, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: USMC & REAL Field Meal
Replies: 7
Views: 1149

Re: USMC & REAL Field Meal

Wonder how long it'll take before a few of these get misplaced and find their way to ebay...
by TechManDan
Sun May 06, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Article: The Russian Army was fed inedible rations
Replies: 17
Views: 1951

Re: Article: The Russian Army was fed inedible rations

It appears to be a quality issue. From one of the articles, "-In the "fused sterilized cheese," the protein content was exceeded , "said Deputy Chief Military Prosecutor of Russia Lieutenant-General Andrei Nikulishchin . - And the oils used in canned food did not meet the official requirements "On t...
by TechManDan
Sun May 06, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Article: The Russian Army was fed inedible rations
Replies: 17
Views: 1951

Re: Article: The Russian Army was fed inedible rations

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So these are the ones that are inedible? Are they all inedible or just from specific dates?
by TechManDan
Mon Apr 30, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Trying to sell MREs
Replies: 27
Views: 2029

Re: Trying to sell MREs

How fresh are the HDRs?