Frequently Asked Questions

How much water will I need?

2 cups of boiling water is required for each meal.

Do I have to use boiling water?

Boiling water speeds up the process of reconstitution. ReadyWise foods will be ready to eat more quickly when hot water is used. However, many of the foods can be re-hydrated and ready to eat with any temperature of water.

How long do the meals last in storage?

Our Adventure Meals have a 15 year shelf life.

What happens after the shelf life has passed?

The food doesn't go bad but the quality and nutrients of the food will start to diminish.

Where are your meals manufactured?

All of our meals are manufactured in the USA.

Why should I purchase from ReadyWise?

We are dedicated to providing dependable, simple and affordable ready-made freeze dried and dehydrated foods. At ReadyWise we have a long track record of customer satisfaction. We are confident that you will find our product to be of the highest quality, best priced and the most available.

What allergens are contained in ReadyWise products?

Milk, soy, and wheat (gluten) are the common allergens found in ReadyWise products. For specific ingredients by product type please consult the
nutritional labels.

Are any of these allergens found in ingredients or raw materials sourced by ReadyWise?

ReadyWise does source raw materials from suppliers that manufacture other products in a facility that could contain shellfish, fish, peanuts or tree nuts.

What steps are taken to ensure that these allergens do not end up in ReadyWise products?

ReadyWise has a very aggressive allergen control program. We require each of our raw materials suppliers to provide us with a Certificate of Analysis with accompanying test results verifying that the raw materials provided are free from any trace of shellfish, fish, peanuts and tree nuts. Additionally, through our own internal allergen identification, storage segregation, and sanitation practices, we are taking every effort to ensure our products are allergen free.