M.R.E's aren't "Meals Rarely Edible" Anymore...
Bonnie Powell taste "test drives" some M.R.E's left over from 2004's Hurricane Ivan
We all grabbed forks and sampled. The pasta was mushy, but the sauce was not unpleasant. The rice on the thai chicken was crunchy — in a good way — but could have benefited from a way of heating it, as the hot chicken on top didn’t melt the gluey clumps quite enough. Everything else tasted more or less like their civilian counterparts.
“It’s as good as any airline meal I’ve ever had,” shrugged my husband.
I’d say it was better. - Culinate