It's really quick. Mix with water for one minute, let stand for another, and its ready to eat. Unbelievable creamy taste. 4oz package, serves 2.Backcountry cooking has come a long way in the past several years and Cache Lake Dehydrated Camping Foods represent the best in this culinary evolution. Lightweight, simple to prepare, and available in several delicious options, Cache Lake camping food is "so good, you'll want to eat it at home!"