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Survival foods start with a healthy and abundant pantry of storage foods. Get good recipes, tips and techniques for using survival foods from your storage food pantry.

venison camp fire roast

Survival Recipes: How to make onion soup mix for campfire cooking

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Onion soup mix is a base for my go-to venison recipe: High Speed Venison. The mix is useful in just about anything that relies on a tasty soup base.

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Mark's hardtack recipe is tasty and nutritious!

Try making hardtack: A great, cheap addition to your survival gear

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Even after yeast was discovered by the Egyptians, there was a purpose for unleavened breads.

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Pilot bread

Pilot Bread: Try Alaska’s modern day version of hardtack

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Hardtack has been an emergency ration since time immemorial. Here’s a look at pilot bread, a modern day version of hardtack widely used in rural Alaska, and why you should consider including it in your survival gear.

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How-to recipe: Make Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder from storage foods

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Survival food is sustenance that can be made easily during a survival or emergency situation with simple, long-term storage food items, cooked outdoors, using off-the-grid methods.

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Twelve inch camp oven cooing with charcoal.

Storage food recipe: How to make country hash brown breakfast

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Here’s a tasty breakfast dish made entirely out of storage foods.

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Dutch oven cooking is an efficient way to cook food for large groups of people.

Survival Recipe: How to make Buckaroo Beans with storage foods

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Here’s a fool-proof recipe that is usually recommended to beginners. It’s so tasty, you’ll make it because it is so quick and easy.

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healthy biscuits from homemade mix provide good nutrition

Survival recipes: Tips and techniques for better-tasting biscuits

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Baking great-tasting biscuits is not rocket science. Here are a few simple tips that can turn that mundane biscuit into a taste treat.

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Try Meals Ready to Eat for survival/emergency food energy

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How important is a long-lasting, calories and nutrition-laden food source for survival/emergency situations? Very.

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Survival Recipe: Ann Gawith’s Lima Beans and Ham with storage foods

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By definition, a survival recipe uses simple, staple  ingredients, is easy to cook, and can be prepared in a one-pot setting using a campfire or woodstove. A collection of easy, tasty recipes should be in every survival kit. Dried Lima beans store well and prove a tasty meal. This recipe comes from Ann Gawith, of La Pine, OR. Ann and…

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Include these simple flour recipes in your survival gear

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Good, practical recipes can help you make the most efficient use of basic food staples in a survival situation! What happens during a survival situation, when you end up with a bag of flour, some baking powder, a campfire and hungry children?

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