Freeze dried cauliflower makes great dishes for casseroles, soups, and vegetables. Also great cooked and mashed as a potato. Make a great cream soup! Also great in salads or as a side dish. Because of its ease of use and no waste it is a real asset to add to your long term food storage or daily shopping list. 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. 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 25 years. Bulk products need to be repackaged for long term storage.