10 oz Pouch. 2019 Manufacturing date
This large portion single serving pouch style entree was created for distribution to military commissaries and canteens. The manufacturer of Back Country meals is well known Ameriqual from Evansville, IN. The same manufacturer that creates MREs (Meals ready to eat).
Similar to MREs, these meals are ready to eat and easy to prepare â€” no cooking is required. They are completely precooked, self-contained foods that are shelf stable and require no refrigeration, just heat and serve.
Ready to eat entrees are an extremely popular emergency preparedness food because they are convenient, easy to pack and store, and provide an excellent source of nutrition and energy whenever you need it. They are also a great option for outdoor recreation activities such as camping, hunting, hiking, boating, and fishing, as well as for RV, motorcycle, and off-road adventures.
These ready to eat meals do not have an expiration date printed on the packaging. Shelf life is dependent upon storage temperature. See a storage chart below: