In case you are trying to fill up on completely different preserved meals for emergencies (or tenting), then you need to positively give freeze-dried meals a spot in your provide. You wish to style-take a look at first or you could possibly be caught eager to eat dust as an alternative of the yucky freeze-dried meals you might get caught with.
So, I figured, what higher technique to spend Mom’s Day weekend than style testing varied freeze-dried meals with my husband and youngsters and sharing our outcomes with all you great folks! I received out our completely different samples from firms reminiscent of Mountain Home, Smart Food Co., My Patriot Provide and extra. Some had been surprisingly huge hits, some had been HUGE letdowns and ended up within the trash.
Our Scoring System
We’re a household of 5 with ages starting from four to …nicely, we gained’t go there. Let’s simply say the those that examined: toddler, pre-teen, teenager and a couple of great adults 😁
Every individual received their very own rating card to guage on a scale of 1 to 10 (1 = yuck, 10=tremendous yum). I then averaged the outcomes and turned the factors into fairly stars.
We judged every freeze-dried meals on three standards:
Ease of Prep
We gained’t get into price on right here (typically fluctuates from gross sales, reductions, bulk, and so forth.). We additionally didn’t decide based mostly on diet information, however we posted a pic of the packages, so you may try the components in every one.