A tasty mixture of chicken and rice of the same caliber that we would make at home. Check out my review of the Optimus long handled spoon here. You can start with a bit less water and add a bit more hot water later if you want to try that. We created OutdoorFoodLab to provide you with trusted, unbiased reviews of outdoor meals and survival foods. Contains milk, soy, wheat and egg A good choice for our emergency supplies. Amazon also has the Pro-Pak 2 serving size and the #10 can which contains about 10 servings. By ordering the product on any of the links below, the retailer will contribute a portion of the sale to OutdoorFoodLab. Good info, thanks. Overall, I say that this is a pretty tasty, camping and doing stuff outside, fill me up lunch or dinner! I made this on a cooler fall day with the temperature was about 50 degrees Fahrenheit. When made according to directions, the optional stir, everything rehydrated evenly, no crunchy pieces and not watery or soupy. The bag of Chicken Fried Rice I just purchased has a use-by date of November 2027. I'm trying more of the Mountain House brand supplies. The packaging says if you forget to them remove prior to adding water, it is no big deal. After I added the boiling water, I wrapped up the pouch in my beanie hat to keep it from cooling down too fast. It fills you up and keeps you going with no fuss and little muss. But that could be why this is called Mountain House Rice and Chicken and not Mountain House Chicken and Rice. This particular Mountain House Rice and Chicken pouch had two oxygen absorbers. The Mountain House Rice and Chicken freeze dried food pouch, in the 3 serving size is the topic of this review. We regularly send free samples and meal packs to our community. Please consider supporting this website by CLICKING HERE whenever you shop Amazon. Costs you nothing but sure helps out around here quite a lot. There was some nice specks of pimento peppers for added visual appeal. While nothing about Mountain House Rice and Chicken shouts amazing at us, it is exactly what is claims to be. A long handled spoon or a chopstick works well for this. Plus – Long shelf life. There is nothing like “doing” to figure out what works and what doesn’t work. This is a go-to camping classic. At Outdoor Food Lab, we list our weight ratings as such: Did you like our review? Mountain House Lasagna With Meat Sauce Review, Mountain House Chicken Teriyaki with Rice, Mountain House Sweet and Sour Pork with Rice, Mountain House Scrambled Eggs with Bacon Review. While nothing about Mountain House Rice and Chicken shouts amazing at us, it is exactly what is claims to be. When I have of these Mountain House Rice and Chicken freeze dried food pouches, I always think that I should have brought along a small can of chicken to doctor it up a bit. The water for this meal came straight from my water filter, just a bit downstream of the South River Falls in the Shenandoah National Park. Overall, a good dish if you like a simple rice and chicken meal, just not quite the 5* recipe that Mountain House … Tip: I carry a big zip top plastic bag to store the empty food pouches. My only “beef” with this meal is that there isn’t a lot of chicken. Required fields are marked *. This sometimes happens! You are ensuring that all of the food gets mixed around so you lessen the chance of having a dry pockets of crunchy dehydrated food bits. An affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon properties including, but not limited to, amazon.com, endless.com, myhabit.com, smallparts.com, or amazonwireless.com. Arriving at a remote camp ground we had previously passed through on another adventure, the aged and warped picnic table beckoned us to take a load off and enjoy the lakeside view. Login/Register access is temporary disabled, Wise Company – Pasta Alfredo with Chicken.