This authentic Cajun dish captures the original recipes and flavorful spirit of the seven nations of Louisiana. Our freeze-dried camping meal version is inspired by the adventurous chefs of the bayous and energetic streets of New Orleans for your adventures in wild places with the wild people who call them home. Foodies will enjoy this southern staple respectfully made into fine outdoor cuisine.
- Red beans, long grain white rice, tomato and Cajun-inspired seasoning
- Vegan, Gluten-free
- 10-year shelf life (exact expiration date found on product packaging)
- 330 calories per pouch
- 13g of protein per pouch
- 1 serving per pouch
DESCRIPTION: Laissez le bon temps rouler! You can’t beat this authentic southern classic! Beans and rice are the pillars of a nutritious vegetarian, high protein meal & you don’t need to cook for hours. Backpacker’s Pantry Louisiana Red Beans & Rice is vegan but if you miss the meat, bring along some andouille sausage for an authentic Cajun meal. Louisiana Red Beans & Rice is plant-based, gluten-free and perfectly spicy. All you need is 1.25 cups of boiling water and 20 minutes hydration time. Take along on a hike for a quick, great tasting, hot lunch or serve alongside a freshly caught trout. Students will appreciate the convenience of a tasty hot meal of beans & rice as will any backcountry adventurer or traveler. Versatile and easy to store, and optimal for long-term food storage.
ALLERGENS: No Allergens
PREP & STORAGE:
Remove and discard enclosed oxygen absorber before beginning food preparation. Add 1.25 cups (300 mL) of boiling water. Stir well. Seal and let sit for 15-20 minutes. Stir and serve. Rehydration time doubles every 5,000 feet of elevation gain. Our directions are set for 5,000 feet. Best By Date on packaging is 10 years from manufacturing date.