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by Eddo36
Tue Jan 26, 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: REPRO-RATIONS (sells WWI/WWII rations)
Replies: 3
Views: 2123

REPRO-RATIONS (sells WWI/WWII rations)

https://reprorations.com/

They sell WWI and WWII styled rations of not only the US but a bunch of other countries too. Mainly for reenactors I'm guessing, but if anyone wants to try a taste of the past...
by Eddo36
Tue Jan 26, 2016 2:16 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Soldier Fuel™ (energy bar)
Replies: 5
Views: 2587

Soldier Fuel™ (energy bar)

http://www.soldierfuel.com/

Image

Seem like the Hooah! bar?
by Eddo36
Tue Jan 26, 2016 1:40 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Ideal gym food?
Replies: 6
Views: 4209

Re: Ideal gym food?

Thanks for the responses.
by Eddo36
Mon Jan 25, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Ideal gym food?
Replies: 6
Views: 4209

Ideal gym food?

I've been buying them on ebay and occasionally eat one MRE a few hours before a workout session, have noticed more boost of energy from that one MRE, great short-term benefits. Question I have is is eating MREs as gym food ideal for long-term (muscle development, etc), or for short-term only for ene...
by Eddo36
Tue Jun 23, 2015 5:08 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: History of US rations
Replies: 4
Views: 1988

History of US rations

http://www.qmfound.com/history_of_rations.htm

Dates back to the Revolutionary War.
by Eddo36
Wed Apr 08, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: new Ukrainian ration
Replies: 43
Views: 21868

Re: new Ukrainian ration

Am bumping this to add, I found this Ukrainian ration on Ebay (there are quite a few sellers for them, as well as Russian ones, etc) and bought it, and can't read it. That big green bag had 3 little green bags inside it, I'm guessing one is for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Don't know how to type th...
by Eddo36
Sun Jul 14, 2013 3:06 am
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: Nutrition review (not just palate)
Replies: 5
Views: 2027

Nutrition review (not just palate)

Just seeing that many reviews are about palatability. I think MREs are designed primarily for performance for physical activity. Maybe should include that aspect in reviews as well.
by Eddo36
Sat Sep 01, 2012 3:42 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: AmeriQual > Sopako
Replies: 0
Views: 1239

AmeriQual > Sopako

AmeriQual's main entrees seems more meaty than the same Sopako menu, and I'm a meat lover. Who else thinks so?
by Eddo36
Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:05 pm
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: Grub, chow, mystery meat -- combat food 2.0
Replies: 4
Views: 2587

Grub, chow, mystery meat -- combat food 2.0

Loathed by most, loved by virtually none, battlefield cuisine has left an indelible mark on the taste buds of American troops -- and it's not a good one. "Meals Rejected by Everyone" is a popular nickname for MREs, which stands for Meals Ready to Eat, those brownish polymer pouches filled with prec...