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Postby rayfound » Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:32 am

Spam in Ramen is pretty tasty.

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Postby beamountainman » Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:07 am

So... This is nasty, but on a long JMT trip I had a favorite that everyone thought was nasty. My buddy and I were on the trail too long and I made a video where I was Julia Childs preparing it...

Individually sliced spam
Packet of mayo
Sun dried tomatoes paste in a packet
Tortilla shell

It was awesome in the trail

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Postby alpinemike » Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:19 pm

Rogue Photonic carried one of these SPAM packets every single day for dinner basically every backpacking trip I've been with him. I do not care for ham or salty things so I'm not a big fan but I've tried it in the KNOR Pasta/Rice sides that we eat and it's not half bad when I'm starving/had to ration for food and Rogue was nice enough to share haha.
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Postby cgundersen » Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:26 am

OK everyone, if you're ever close to Austin, MN, by all means, stop at the Spam museum. It will make the Louvre look like a bus stop. You'll not regret it; especially if you've watched Fargo the night before!
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