Who says you can’t be on an island while you’re bagging that snowy 15,000 foot peak? Backpacker’s Pantry Jamaican Style Jerk Rice & Beans with Chicken brings you there. Suddenly, the snow hitting you in the face is salt and sand from that tropical, crystal blue water beach you’re lounging by in your hammock. Suddenly, the next 5,000-foot summit push doesn’t seem so hard. Protein logging in at 19 grams per serving, this meal is definitely high protein and hearty, so you’ll have the energy and high-quality meal you need. It’s also gluten-free and like all of our gluten-free meals, it’s tested to 20 ppm so you won’t be left wondering if you’re getting only the good stuff. Long grain brown rice, black beans, all-natural white meat chicken and veggies are wrapped in a fiery blanket of Jamaican Jerk Barbeque sauce, with just a hint of sweetness to cool your fire. This long-lasting meal is freeze-dried goodness with the convenient preparation of simply adding 2 cups of boiling water and waiting 20 minutes (while you stick it in your shirt, so you stay warm while waiting!).
Precooked parboiled long grain brown rice, black beans, sauce (salt, potato starch, fructose, savory soup base (maltodextrin, salt, autolyzed yeast extract, yeast extract, onion powder, silicon dioxide, turmeric extract (color), sunflower oil), celery seed, dextrose (from corn), pure cane sugar, black pepper, caribe chili pepper, onion, gluten-free tamari sauce (tamari (soybeans, salt), maltodextrin, salt), citric acid, cayenne pepper, allspice, chili powder (chili pepper, spices, salt, garlic), orange peel, cumin seed, garlic, crushed red chili pepper, mace, thyme), freeze-dried white meat chicken, onion, tomato.
NOTE: Every lot of our gluten-free products is tested to <20ppm.
Preparation & Storage
Remove and discard enclosed oxygen absorber before beginning food preparation. Add 2 cups (480 mL) of boiling water. Stir well. Close and let sit for 15-20 minutes. Stir and serve. Best By Date on packaging is 10 years from manufacturing date.