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by Cortexmelon
Sat May 30, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Vintage mre,rcw,lrrp items tread
Replies: 80
Views: 19829

Re: Vintage mre,rcw,lrrp items tread

just love lrps :D :D nice pictures Steve, you made me drool :lol: Thanks Ken, oh and love the stay behind ration beautiful find! Me too, especially those 98s. I got the sopacko 68s from a guy here off the forums for $1000 plus ship and the other from a guy off ebay who was out of Ohio for like $150...
by Cortexmelon
Thu May 07, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Coolest ration you own
Replies: 62
Views: 5769

Re: Coolest ration you own

Heres some of my favorite items IMO that I own, hope you guys enjoy seeing these items! My favorite might actually be the fully perfect condition Hershey tropical bar from I believe the early-mid 50's?
by Cortexmelon
Thu May 07, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: pizza soy bacon sauce and cheese bridgford
Replies: 12
Views: 1334

Re: pizza soy bacon sauce and cheese bridgford

This is that beauty where you get an norwegian ration, and you see it listed as "cinnamon bun/pizza" on the package, get hyped, then open the package and not get the pizza LOL. Its failed me 3 times so far :(.
by Cortexmelon
Thu May 07, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: Mixing beverage bases with wet pack fruit
Replies: 13
Views: 1537

Re: Mixing beverage bases with wet pack fruit

I wonder if something similar could be done with the US MREs. i.e. spiced apples with orange beverage base? Ugh, no way. :P How about mixed fruit with lemon lime beverage base? That might turn out, unfortunately I don't have any way to try it right now. I just tried it with Us Beverage bases and fr...
by Cortexmelon
Wed Apr 29, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: Mixing beverage bases with wet pack fruit
Replies: 13
Views: 1537

Re: Mixing beverage bases with wet pack fruit

Awesome idea, Steve!

I Just had a 2019 Indian Chicken IMP, had fruit cocktail and lemon-lime bev base in that one, wish I would've tried that out now haha.
by Cortexmelon
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: MRE/Ration Videos
Topic: 1981 US MRE Menu 11 - Ham Slices
Replies: 0
Views: 826

1981 US MRE Menu 11 - Ham Slices

A different style (not what I expected) of a classic brown bag era MRE, and a decent one at that!!!

by Cortexmelon
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Civilian MRE Reviews
Topic: 2019 Milspec MRE Chicken and Rice Review
Replies: 6
Views: 3163

Re: 2019 Milspec MRE Chicken and Rice Review

These are actually from 1999, not 2019. Good review though, thanks for sharing!
by Cortexmelon
Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: MRE/Ration Videos
Topic: 1998 Food Packet LRP (Long Range Patrol) Menu 5 - Lasagna With Meat Sauce
Replies: 0
Views: 4172

1998 Food Packet LRP (Long Range Patrol) Menu 5 - Lasagna With Meat Sauce



A menu that really doesnt get to seen very often, a sadly lost in time menu for the freeze dried US rations that exist :(. A great little thing to check out, hope you enjoy as much as I did!
by Cortexmelon
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Poll: Which MRE Candy is your Favorite?
Replies: 17
Views: 5590

Re: Poll: Which MRE Candy is your Favorite?

I really love skittles, so I'll take them anyday haha. I wish there was a form of that chocolate fudge bar in rations today, I bet those would amazing if done right.
by Cortexmelon
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: 1987 Menu 6 - Frankfurters
Replies: 12
Views: 5194

Re: 1987 Menu 6 - Frankfurters

Nothing beats an old school written and photo set review, thank you parafireboy! Hope you had Tums on standby! :lol: That old style grape beverage base was superior, albeit when reconstituted it looked almost black sometimes. If fresh, the beans w tomato sauce is a treat.. wish it was still made! T...