Freeze dried bananas are a wonderful fruit that can be used for a multiple of things. Make great tasting pancakes, muffins, throw them in your cereals, both hot or cold, to add a little flavor. Use them in your yogurts, fruit smoothies, and they make great on the go mixes. A wonderful addition to anyones food storage. 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 25 years. Bulk products need to be repackaged for long term storage.