2012 HDR review

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Re: 2012 HDR review

Post by rock_or_something » Sat Sep 01, 2012 9:05 pm

I ate another one of these, and can confirm that boiling water is indeed much the preferred way of heating these. The microwaving made the beans tougher than they already were.

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Re: 2012 HDR review

Post by Bypah » Sat Sep 01, 2012 10:54 pm

That food is supposed to feed you for a minimum of 3 days. Instead of nuking you could have simply put the pouches in boiling water. :wink:
Most of HDR's menus are "bland" for our tatste since is designed for multiple cultural groups in which this could be used as part of humanitarian aid.
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