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Dried Vegies like in cup o noodles

Discussion in 'Preparedness & Survival' started by Mark W., May 9, 2016.

  1. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Does anyone know where to buy mixed dried veggies like would be found in a Cup O Noodle? Something leaning towards Bulk packaging like maybe a Quart or so at a time.

    They also come in some of the other Top Ramen Japanese type noodle add hot water type dishes.
     
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  3. AMProducts

    AMProducts Maple Valley, WA Jerk, Ammo Manufacturer Silver Supporter

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    Most of the Freeze Dried foods suppliers sell this kinda stuff. I've bought it in the past from honeyville. I think there are cheaper vendors out there, I've noticed a lot of people are moving away from honeyville recently.
     
  4. erudne

    erudne The Pie Matrix PPL Say Sleeping W/Your Rifle Is A bad Thing? Bronze Supporter

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    Thanks I've been looking for a source
     
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    cigars Beaverton, USA Cav Scout/Armorer/Cold War/Communist Borders Platinum Supporter Gold Supporter Bronze Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    Winco bulk section.
     
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    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Costco online, for dried veggies/mixed! I have a bucket of them and Costco delivers for free!
     
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    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Good idea
    Thanks
     
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  8. Joe13

    Joe13 NW of Vancouver Opinionated & Blunt Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Asian stores carry it. Probably more expensive then bulk but it will have the more traditional Asian veggies like cabage etc then the Mercian versions.
     
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  9. erudne

    erudne The Pie Matrix PPL Say Sleeping W/Your Rifle Is A bad Thing? Bronze Supporter

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    Personally I would weigh the price against an in home freeze drier or cheaper still a dehydrator and vacuum sealer; it all depends on your personal situation, of course, and don't forget, sans a nuke/bio attack there will always be Poke Salad;)
     
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    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    :eek:o_O
     
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  11. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I have a dehydrator and a Seal a Meal But the idea of harvesting a dozen different vegies and processing them to be dehydrated then going through the time of that process then bagging and sucking. So I can make some better tasting top ramen is a little outside my needs.
     
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    I've done that but gave up because it took too much time and energy for a little return and the dried food didn't taste all that good. Good for snacks I think, but negative on the long term.
     
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    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Note to self:cool:
    Scratch dehydrator off of build listo_O
     
  14. Camelfilter

    Camelfilter Salem Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Looks like that Harmony House backpackers box is the best / easiest prepackaged assortment.

    Pretty handy!

    Packit Gourmet has one a bit pricier, but I think it has a little bit more in variety.

    I'm trying to think of the Company I used years ago backpacking. They were relatively new at the time, so may have changed names. Anyways they'd pack up any small quantities you wanted, and had pre-made meals. I remember them because I could get small vacuum packed bags of maple syrup granules (before I had my own vacuum packer). And small packets of veggies.

    When I'd call in my order, they'd give extra tips on how to prepare they're stuff, and would drop ship a bump box wherever you wanted without any issue. Handy on the trail!

    Since that time.-For powders & grains - I have gone with King Arthur Flour directly and repacked. Now that I'm out here I do Bobs Red Mill, or thru Winco.
     
  15. Reno911

    Reno911 Hillsboro Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Check out Auguson Farms. They have a vegie mix that's in the direction your looking.
     
  16. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I use my dehydrator for making fruit leather, Apple, strawberry, pear, apricot, and banana chips. Oh and dried tomatoes.
     
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