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by Richard w.
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Anyone ever try the Country Captain Chicken?
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: Anyone ever try the Country Captain Chicken?

Been so long, I might be mixing up the reasons for disliking it.

This one had almonds in it, right?

I love nuts of all kinds, except mixed in with meat. Repulses me for some reason. CCC also had some odd seasoning on it, too.
by Richard w.
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Pizza mres on Amazon USA
Replies: 18
Views: 604

Re: Pizza mres on Amazon USA

I presume that they've sold a bunch of these to one-time buyers.
by Richard w.
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Interesting restaurant
Replies: 1
Views: 336

Re: Interesting restaurant

I saw this restaurant on a travel show a while ago. Sorry I can't remember the program's name. It had a team of various young people in different segments, all over the world. The canned goods served there seemed to be in a whole different class from the stuff we can get at the supermarket here in t...
by Richard w.
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: MRE 40 (2020) Improvement Ins and Outs
Replies: 13
Views: 829

Re: MRE 40 (2020) Improvement Ins and Outs

Shame about the hash browns.

The sausage and marinara sounds good. It would be nice to have some kind of roll to put it in. Gawd I hope they don't pack it with tortillas.

Too many tortillas.
by Richard w.
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Civilian ration?
Replies: 2
Views: 440

Re: Civilian ration?

Isn't the upside down stamp at the bottom the date code.

4175 would be 2014, or 2004, I think but I don't know if they were making A packs in '04.
by Richard w.
Sun Jun 16, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: What to include in homemade/DIY MREs?
Replies: 13
Views: 917

Re: What to include in homemade/DIY MREs?

The many kinds of energy cookie/candy bars are light, compact, and nearly indestructible.

Not sure what you have available in Denmark, but Clif Bars, Kind Bars, and Power Bars sold here are very tasty.
by Richard w.
Sun Jun 16, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Strange K Ration
Replies: 9
Views: 930

Re: Strange K Ration

I'm not sure they ever had sucrose tablets, just dextrose. And the label font looks funny.
by Richard w.
Sat Jun 15, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Two types of FRHs in the same year/possibly case?
Replies: 2
Views: 375

Re: Two types of FRHs in the same year/possibly case?

Were the meals packed by the same company?
by Richard w.
Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Anyone ever seen this official DOD information about MREs?
Replies: 9
Views: 1126

Re: Anyone ever seen this official DOD information about MREs?

Fantastic. Thanks

I'd never heard of the Tube Rations for U2 missions, before. Also was interesting to learn that chili with beans is considered an "ethnic dish". Ha ha.
by Richard w.
Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Canadian Rations Upcoming Updates.
Replies: 16
Views: 2664

Re: Canadian Rations Upcoming Updates.

I see. Thanks