Are you looking for a few recipes that you can cook from your food storage? The recipes I’m sharing are easily made from all of those item in your working and long term pantries. You’ll love the peace of mind that comes from knowing your family will be fed, no matter what happens.
Check out these top food storage recipes that are sure to be family pleasers!
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1. Southern Cornbread
If you’d looking for a tasty side to make, give this Southern Cornbread a try. It’s super simple to make and your family will be wowed by the taste! Make sure you give this food storage recipe a try. You can make it with the ingredients that are already in your pantry. Try it along side our ground beef chili, or barbacoa chili for a perfect comfort food meal.
2. Easy Homemade Skillet White Cornbread
If you love cornbread, then it’s time to try out a new recipe. This Easy White Cornbread is called easy for a reason. With just a few ingredients, you can make homemade cornbread. This white skillet cornbread can be made for soups or to eat on its own. Try it with our homemade chili, too.
3. Beans and Rice
Anyone who is doing food storage knows that beans and rice are the #1 go to. However, you’re going to want to know HOW to make those beans and rice into something delicious. Go ahead and check out this recipe! You’ll love the flavor of this red beans and rice recipe.
You’ll want to add a flavorful beverage to this meal, so try cherry limeade, or homemade pink lemonade.
4. So Easy Cuban Black Beans
When it’s time to make something out of the ingredients in your pantry, don’t skip this recipe. These Easy Cuban Black Beans will be a family favorite. These spicy, flavorful beans are our favorite around here. Great as a side dish, or a meal in itself over rice.
This meal goes perfectly with some homemade tortillas on the side, and a sparkling strawberry limeade, too.
5. No Flour Needed Brownies
Yes, you can make gluten free brownies out of black beans! They are fudgy, and oh so good! Go ahead and make these No Flour Needed Brownies, I think you’ll love them.
Try them with a salted caramel latte, or a whipped coffee for a delightful afternoon treat.
6. Easy Flatbread
So easy to make, with only 5 basic ingredients that are found in nearly every pantry on a daily basis. You’ll love this easy flatbread and all the ways you can use it! Whether you call this flatbread, or Navajo flatbread, the results are the same…delicious!
This flatbread goes great alongside some Butter chicken, too.
7. Homemade Flour Tortillas
Learning how to make your own tortillas now is going to save you a ton of money. You probably already have everything on hand to easily make them. You’ll love having this homemade flour tortilla recipe for taco nights, or just eating out of hand.
Don’t forget to use these in breakfast tacos, authentic barbacoa tacos, or brisket tacos, too!
8. Homemade No Knead Sourdough Bread
Make delicious, homemade bread without yeast? You bet! This homemade sourdough bread is the perfect way to get baking! Step by step instructions will help you master it in no time at all!
Spread this artisan bread with some homemade pumpkin butter, or whipped maple butter for a delicious treat!
9. Easy Homemade Hamburger Buns
These Easy Homemade Hamburger Buns will be a perfect for burgers, or sloppy joes. They are great for sandwiches as well. With just a few food storage ingredients, homemade hamburger buns are ready in less than an hour.
Homemade hamburger buns are the perfect way to enjoy black bean burgers from your food storage, too!
10. Honey Wheat Bread
Got wheat but not sure what to do with it? Let’s talk about homemade honey wheat bread that is perfect for sandwiches! Slather some butter and honey and you have a tasty snack as well.
You’ll want to try this with some blackberry butter, or strawberry freezer jam.
11. Buttermilk Biscuits
These Buttermilk Biscuits are so good! The ingredients are simple and you’ll be able to make them in no time. These biscuits are perfect with brunch meals such as this crustless quiche, or slow cooker breakfast casserole, especially when served with this homemade mock mimosa or mock greyhound.
12. Classic French Bread
With only a few ingredients, this classic French bread recipe is a MUST for your food storage recipe box. So soft and fluffy, with a crunchy crust that makes tearing into it a pure joy.
You’ll love it with soups like Instant Pot Hamburger soup, Cheeseburger Soup, and Butternut Squash Soup.
13. Dinner Rolls
Great for the holidays, or just dinner, these quick dinner rolls are sure to be a hit. Light and fluffy, and ready in less time than it would take most of us to get them from the grocery store! Smear them with plenty of butter or honey!
Try them with this oven baked brisket or easy beef stroganoff, too!
14. Instant Pot Hamburger Soup
Who is ready for some easy, delicious comfort food? This hamburger vegetable soup is comfort food at it’s finest! Rich, hearty, and full of delicious veggies. It’s even better when you can make it in your instant pot in less than 30 minutes.
Try it with one of the bread recipes listed here for a quick, easy, filling comfort meal the whole family will enjoy!
15. Jerk Chicken
Ready for something new in the recipe department? This Jerk Chicken recipe is made with the perfect seasonings and ingredients to make a meal your family can’t resist. This easy food storage friendly dish is whipped up quickly on those busy weeknights, or after a long day out on the garden, or running errands.
Try it with a strawberry spinach salad, or this asparagus pea salad for a complete meal.
16. Homemade Mayo
Forget the store bought mayo with questionable oils! Grab some of your food storage oil, and some fresh eggs and make your own! This easy homemade mayo is ready in just one minute, and is perfect for sandwiches, or this cauliflower pea salad.
17. Spaghetti Aglio E Olio
Tired of the same ol’ boring spaghetti meal? Spaghetti Agilo E Olio is a fantastic spin on this regular traditional dish. Made from basic working pantry and long term storage ingredients, this is one you’ll love to have on hand. Pair it with a strawberry spinach salad, or even this peach caprese salad for a fine dining experience at home!
18. Homemade Granola
Homemade granola is perfect because you can control the ingredients! No more additives or preservatives you don’t want, and add only the ingredients you like. Easy to make your own with this versatile recipe, too. Serve it with homemade almond milk for a complete breakfast anytime.
19. Homemade Pancakes
Why store the premade boxed ingredients when you can make your own pancake mix? These light and fluffy pancakes are sure to be the hit of your next breakfast. Or lunch. Or dinner. After all, is there a wrong time for homemade pancakes?
Grab some maple syrup and a mock mimosa or some coffee with homemade vanilla creamer and enjoy!
20. Homemade Marshmallows
Who needs to buy and store regular marshamallows? You can make your own with just a few ingredients from your pantry! These marshmallows melt perfectly in hot chocolate, or are great for homemade smores, too. Personally, I like them in salted caramel lattes as well.
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