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will make it (yes, that 11 year old maple nut cake was pretty tasty).
If you’re interested, the DSCP has online guides for inspecting each and every component that goes into an MRE.
But civilian and military MREs today no longer use freeze-dried components so their shelf lives follow the newer chart above.
Since about 1997, MRE cases have also included something called a TTI (time and temperature indicator) on the outside of the box to assist inspectors in determining if MREs are still good.
As long as the individual MRE components aren’t damaged, punctured, (or swelling! Some people (on usenet) say that an MRE may lose its flavor or turn an unappetizing color but will still retain all the nutritional value.With our behind-the-scenes perspective, we’re able to shed some light on some typical claims and the likely realities behind them.The male heights on Ok Cupid very nearly follow the expected normal distribution — except the whole thing is shifted to the right of where it should be.But other people will say the nutritional value decays over time. If you want to really be safe, don’t base your nutritional health on 10-year old MREs.But for occasional eating or camping, you’re probably ok. I’ve eaten everything from one month old MREs to 11 year old MREs.
People do everything they can in their Ok Cupid profiles to make themselves seem awesome, and surely many of our users genuinely are.