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by Mountain House April 23, 2015

10 Things You Might Not Know about Mountain House

Mountain House has been a staple for backpackers, campers and emergency preparation experts for nearly 50 years. Most people know that Mountain House food is delicious, but here are 10 things that might surprise you:

1. Our Military Heritage

2. Fully Cooked Food

  • Did you know that Mountain House is the only freeze-dried food brand to fully cook our meals before drying and packaging? This brings out the flavors of our meals just like when you cook dinner at home.

3. Our Taste-Guarantee

  • Did you know that Mountain House has a Taste Guarantee of 30 years? This means that your food will taste delicious for this weekend's adventure, or decades from now.

4. Longest Proven Shelf Life. Period

5. Most Protective Packaging

  • Did you know that the packaging Mountain House uses in our standard blue pouches is better at protecting against oxygen and moisture than the materials used by other brands?

6. We Call Oregon Home

  • Did you know that Mountain House is made in Albany, Oregon in the heart of the Willamette Valley?

7. Largest Freeze Dried Food Maker in North America

8. Lots of Reasons to Buy Mountain House

9. Wide Availability

10. Best Tasting + Free Samples

  • We've carefully built our reputation over nearly half a century by continually making the best tasting, most reliable meals in the industry. There are lots of imitators, but there is only one Mountain House. How do we make our food taste so good? By making real food the same way you do at home, in the cook pot. But don't take our word for it. Contact our Customer Servicefor a free sample today and see for yourself!

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