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  • #6860
    Tolik
    Tolik
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    I was at the local muscle head / health supplement store the other day , and I saw several jars of powdered peanut butter , all you do is add water …………that got my prepper mind going real fast ! if the nutritional content is basically the same , it might be something I would try …………..has anybody tried powdered peanut butter ?

    #6864
    anika
    anika
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    rreallife

    I have the P2B. It’s okay. It is only 45 cals for 2 T (reconstituted with 2 T. water), whereas normal p.b. is around 190, so for your stores, it’s not as nutritionally good. This may not be the only kind, though.

    #6866
    Tolik
    Tolik
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    How does it taste ?

    #6901
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    freedom
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    rnews

    I like the Whey protein powder drinks. They store well and protein is needed.

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    skidmark
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    Most of the nutrition in PB is calories from fats, which are taken out in order to preseerrve it in powdered form. It is good for adding flavor to stuff, or you can add fat (liquid vegetable oils are easier than rendered fats) to bring back the full (or close to it) nutritional value.

    Most of the long-term storage foods web sites have butritional values and recipies for most of their products. It’s a good way to figure out if you want, for instance, to go with powdered butter or canned butter.

    #7261
    elijah
    elijah
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    Does anyone know the shelf life of powdered peanut butter compared to the PB in jars?

    Off topic, but some people sadly react physiologically to peanuts. I wonder if cashew spread might be a viable alternative for such people.

    Bugs Bunny: "I speak softly, but I carry a big stick."
    Yosemite Sam: "Oh yeah? Well I speak LOUD! and I carry a BIGGER stick! and I use it, too!" BAM!

    #7492
    anika
    anika
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    rreallife

    Tolik, it’s not bad. A little runny but you could use less water. It tastes like low-sugar peanut butter, but (as I said), not with the “mouth feel” thickness of the real stuff.

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