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Just Add Water: Your Camping & Festival Diet Essentials

Planning to go off grid and switch your home comforts for wellies this summer? If you’ve got a festival or a camping trip in the pipeline, look no further! Our ‘Jut add water’ meals and extras are the perfect field must-haves when you don’t want to fall off track. From warming porridge pots to multivitamin drinks, make your camping experience as fuss-free as possible. Read on for the camping essentials…

Start The Day with Porridge Pots

Our high protein & high fibre porridge pots are the ultimate brekkie for when equipment is limited. Simply add boiling water to the ready-filled pot and away you go. Packed with 27 vitamins & minerals, our delicious porridge pots are available in 4 flavours; Vanilla, Goji Berry & Chia, Chocolate and Banana. And if you’re not sure which to choose, check out porridge bundle to try the range.

exante pot porridges

Fancy Something Savoury? 

Great news! Pasta, noodles & risotto don’t have to be off the menu whilst out in the fields.. Introducing Pasta Bolognese, Creamy Thai Noodle and Risotto pot meals from exante! You can now enjoy your favourite comforting meals totally guilt free, and what’s more? They’re so much cheaper than the pricey foot stalls often found at festivals.

These convenient pot meals are perfect for when you are craving savoury comfort food, without piling on hundreds of calories or the hidden saturated fats often found in traditional meals. It’s never been easier to enjoy the filling and creamy flavours – simply add boiling water and stir that’s it! 

Pasta…on a diet? YES! 

You heard us…nothing is ever off the menu with exante. We’d hate for you to miss out, which is why the new Pasta Bolognese pot meal is bound to get people talking. Made with a delicate blend of Italian herbs and real pasta spirals, the rich and creamy Bolognese sauce is deliciously filling for when you just need a pasta-fix. And let’s face it, we’ve all been there! It’s easy to forget you’re on a diet when your meal tastes this good! This pot is a perfect healthy balanced meal to enjoy guilt-free. 

Asian-style cuisine…in ten minutes! 

Got a craving for Asian-inspired cooking? The new Creamy Thai Noodles have been expertly crafted with a blend of fragrant spices and real noodles for when that craving hits! And don’t worry, you won’t need to pack your kitchen equipment for this one… simply add boiling water and you’re good to go.

Unlike other noodle pots in the supermarket, this provides that mouth-watering flavour whilst you benefit from the high protein and fibre ingredients. This healthy and convenient noodle pot meal is so quick to make, you won’t believe how good it tastes!  

On-The-Go Risotto 

Enjoy the earthy taste of mushroom with our creamy Mushroom Risotto meal pot, made with rice, quinoa, mushrooms, garlic & onions.

Are these pot meals suitable for exante plans? 

Yes, that’s right! These pot meals are healthy meal replacements, meaning they contain exante’s signature 27 vitamins & minerals, as well as being high in fibre and high in protein. Both veggie-based pot meals are perfect for those following our weight loss plan. And what’s more? The pot meals contain real ingredients such as herbs, spices, pasta and noodles meaning you don’t have to compromise on flavour…it’s a win-win, really. 

How do I use the pot meals? 

The savoury pot meals knock out the need for microwaves, blenders, whisks and more. Simply add 200ml boiling water to the pot and stir! Stand for 10 minutes until it’s time to dig in. No more fussy recipe books with obscure ingredients; if it’s convenience you’re looking for…look no further! Take on-the-go or enjoy as a comforting meal at home. 

Replenish your Vitamins with BURST

Look no further for your vitamin-packed camping or festival essential…The BURST Multivitamin drinks! Packed with 3 in 1 vitamin benefits and under 15 calories, these simple powder sachets easily dissolve in cold or hot water for a refreshing vitamin fix! Our Current obsession if the BURST x Vimto collaboration made with real fruit juice and packed with benefits!

vimto burst camping essential

Read more about the wonders of BURST below…

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And there we have it – our roundup of your camping essentials for this summer. Whether you’re heading out to the festival field or planning a camping trip, don’t forget to pack our ultra-convenient and diet-friendly options. And, tag us in your photos at @exantediet to share what you’ve been up to. Happy camping!

Katie Jerome

Katie Jerome

Writer and expert

Katie graduated from the University of Manchester in 2018 with a BSc in Marketing. Since leaving university, Katie enjoys discovering new recipes and making healthy food at home. As a follower of the exante 5:2 plan, Katie, who works in the Social & Content team knows first-hand the importance of a balanced lifestyle to reach an end goal.