BaseKamp meals are engineered to perform and designed for taste. They strive to bring the best tasting and most innovative back country meal to the market. Their portion sizes are hard to match, BaseKamp trimmed up the overall size of our pouches and slimmed up the profile of the meals, making them more portable in your packs. BaseKamp is the first in the industry to offer an innovative, optional tear notch below the zipper. If you want to reduce package size to access food easier, just tear at second notch removing the top third of the pouch. You’ll appreciate less mess as you reach in to take your last bites. They created these prepackaged meals so they can match your hike and personal 100% Taste Guarantee. Proudly made and packaged in the USA.