Dehydrated apple slices make great apple pies or simply eat them as a snack. These dried apple slices can be added to trail mix, cooked cereal or even muffins. Because of the little amount of moisture in them they are perfect for food storage and emergency preparedness. Shelf life estimates are based on industry studies from sources deemed reputable. Since Rainy Day Foods has no control over individual storage practices, they must disclaim any liability or warranty for particular results. Shelf Life: Should be stored in cool dark place, optimum condition is 60 degrees or less, for longer storage. Storing properly in our enameled cans and Super pail buckets, product may store 20 years. Bulk products need to be repackaged for long term storage.