The Well Stocked Pantry List

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With a well stocked pantry you can quickly prepare a meal. Start with the basics and build on that. I store my dried herbs, spices and staples in Mason Jars. Mason Jars are relatively cheap and I can see what is in the jar. I label each jar with the date I placed the item in the jar. I buy in small amounts so things stay fresher.


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  1. Condiments:
    -chicken broth
    -beef broth
    -clam juice
    -hoisin sauce
    -maple syrup
    -mustard (regular & Dijon)
    -peanut butter
    -pickles (sweet, dill & relish)
    -sliced pimientos
    -soy sauce
    -Teriyaki sauce
    -Worcestershire sauce

    -extra-virgin olive oil
    vegetable/canola oil
    -walnut oil

    Milks" :-evaporated milk
    -powdered buttermilk
    -powdered milk
    -sweetened condensed milk

    Canned Goods:
    -black, kidney & white kidney beans
    -canned fruits
    -canned vegetables (Veg-All is great)
    -cream of celery, chicken & mushroom soup
    -green chiles
    -kidney beans
    -olives (green & black)
    -pork & beans
    -tuna fish

    -coffee (regular, decaf, expresso)
    -tea (various types)

    -almond extract
    -pure vanilla extract
    -vanilla beans

    Liquors: (use what you would drink!)
    -marsala wine
    -port wine
    -red wine
    -white wine

    Gourmet Items:
    -artichoke hearts
    -curry paste
    -dried mushrooms
    -olive paste
    -roasted peppers
    -shrimp & crab boil
    -smoked oysters
    -white truffle oil

    Fresh Produce:
    -fresh herbs (various=parsley, cilantro, basil)
    -lemons & limes (a must for juice)
    -garlic bulbs
    -onions (red & white)
    -potatoes (red, Yukon gold, russet)

    Refrigerator or Freezer Staples:
    -butter (salted & unsalted)
    -cream (heavy or whipping)
    -parmesan cheese (not grated but a chunk)
    -sour cream
    -various cheeses
    -various nuts
  2. Baking:
    -all-purpose flour
    -unbleached flour or bread flour (for bread making)
    -granulated sugar
    -powdered sugar
    -brown sugar (light & dark)
    -baking powder
    -baking soda
    -yeast (regular or instant)
    -vegetable shortening
    -chocolate (semi-sweet, bitter-sweet,
    & Dutch process cocoa)

    Dried Goods:
    -dried beans (various types)
    -dried fruits

    -Arborio rice
    -brown rice
    -white rice
    -wild rice

    Tomatoes: (canned)
    -chopped tomatoes
    -sundried tomatoes
    -tomato sauce
    -tomato paste
    -whole tomatoes

    -apple cider vinegar
    -balsamic vinegar
    -red wine vinegar
    -raspberry vinegar
    -rice vinegar
    -white wine vinegar

    Dried Pasta:
    -angel hair
    -egg noodles

    Dried Herbs:
    -anise seeds
    -basil leaves
    -bay leaves
    -caraway seeds
    -cayenne pepper
    -chili powder
    -cumin (ground & seeds)
    -curry powder
    -fennel seeds
    -Herbes de Provence
    -dried mustard
    -Italian seasoning
    -season salt
    -red pepprs
    -peppercorns (black & white)
    -poppy seeds
    -salt (regular & coarse)
    -sesame seeds
    -Tabasco or hot sauce

    -cinnamon (ground & whole sticks)
    -cloves (ground & whole)
    -ground allspice
    -ground cardamon
    -ground ginger
    -ground mace
    -ground nutmeg

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