Keep the pouch on an incline while heating so the water doesn’t spill. Do NOT reach into the pouch until the chemical reaction is completed. Pour out excess water before reaching in to get the MRE out.
MRE is the acronym for Meals-Ready-to-Eat. These pouch meals were originally designed for our soldiers in the U.S. Military. These dishes are precooked and can be eaten cold or heated. Great attention goes into developing the recipes for MRE’s.
Learn more about MRE shelf life with our insight article - MRE Shelf Life