12 FOOD STORAGE ITEMS THAT WILL NEVER EXPIRE - INDEFINITE PREPS TO KEEP YOU ALIVE
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If you store these in a can or airtight container & in a cool dark place dried beans are known to last for over 30 years at 80% flavor. While not indefinite on flavor, 30 years is a good long time. Sunlight and heat will shorten the shelf life of beans.
Keep dry & airtight & it will never expire. Great for puddings, gravies & thickening sauces,.
Vinegar by karlonia.com
Used in marinade, salad dressings, cleaning and hundreds of other uses, these Vinegasr also stay virtually unchanged over the millennia. More on the 92 uses of vinegar here.
Ghee by WikipediaGhee
Ghee is a type of clarified butter invented and used mostly in South Asian countries such as India and Bangladesh. It is made through boiling and stirring butter until the water has evaporated and all that's left are milk solids at the bottom and clarified butter at the top. The two are separated, and then the ghee gets jarred and sealed. When made correctly, it needs no refrigeration and lasts hundreds of years. It has been found -- still edible -- in tombs. Ghee is very popular around the world for daily cooking use.
While taste & color may change over time, distilled spirits such as vodka, rum, gin, whiskey and much more will be safe to drink until the end of time.
Honey will never spoil, it may crystallize over time but warming it up will bring back its form. They found some in King tuts tomb and it was still safe to consume. Thank you bees!
Powdered milk is known to stay good for ever just as long as it is in an original, airtight package. If it turns yellow then it has spoiled. Everyone should have this in their preps.
soy sauce by wikipedia
Many are unaware that Unopened soy sauce does not expire.
Pure Vanilla Extract
Store in a cool dark cupboard in an air tight container because this stuff keeps for ever.
As long as you keep it free of pests & contaminates White, jasmine wild, basmati & arborio rice all have an indefinite shelf life. The exception is brown rice as it has a higher oil content. Store in a cool dry area. Once opened restock in an airtight container.
This mineral will never expire or go bad if stored in a dry container air tight preferably. A preserver of foods & flavor enhancer… salt could one day be worth its weight in gold! SEE 78 USES FOR SALT & SEE WHY IT IS A MUST HAVE IN ANY STOCKPILE!
White, brown or powedered sugar will stay good indefinitely. To keep it from hardening store it in an airtight container away from the sun. The reason sugar will never expire is because it does not promote bacteria growth of any kind.