Stocking Your Pantry

Keeping a well-stocked pantry can ease many levels of stress when tackling meal time. Being organized with go-to meals and basic essentials in your kitchen will make busy days easier. Below is a list of items I try to keep in the house. You never know when you might not make it to the store, you get the urge to cook or friends make an impromptu visit!


PANTRY DRY GOODS

All-Purpose Flour Store in an air-tight bag

Coconut Chips

Boxed Pasta All shapes

Crackers & Chips Stacey’s Pita Chips

Canned Tuna Fish

Sugar Granulated, Powder & Lite Brown. Also try Monk Fruit Sweetner!

Rice Brown, Arborio, & Instant Flavored Rice

Waffle Mix

Boxed Milk Almond & Coconut

Canned Coconut Milk

Nut Butters

Chocolate Chips, Bars, and Cacao Powder

Dried Fruit Apricot, Kiwi, Papaya, Pineapple, Dates

Canned Soup

Baking Powder & Soda

Boxed Organic Chicken Broth

Coffee & Tea

Sundried Tomatoes


PANTRY OILS & SPICES

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Vinegars Balsamic, Red Wine, White Wine

Local Honey

Coconut Oil

Flavored Oils Rosemary, Tuscan,

Natural Maple Syrup

Vegetable Oil

Cooking & Baking Oil Spray, such as Pam

Nutella

Kosher Salt

Curry Powder

Black Pepper

Ground Paprika

M Salt

Ground Cinnamon

Dried Oregano

Dried Basil


REFRIGERATOR

Eggs

Prosciutto

Fresh Herbs

Pre-Made Crêpes

Pureed Ginger

Lemons & Limes

Organic Ketchup

Milk

Butter

Smoked Salmon

Mixed Greens

Cream Cheese

Pureed Garlic

Tomato Paste

Dijon Mustard

Individual Guacamole

Parmesan Cheese

Olives

Fresh Fruit

Cheddar Cheese

Manchego Cheese

Fruit Jam

Green Curry Paste

Almonds & Walnuts


FREEZER

Sliced Bread

Pre-Made Pie Crust

Ice Cream

Pigs-In-A-Blanket

Mixed Mushrooms

Homemade Chicken Stock

Puff Pastry Sheets

Frozen Fruit

Spanakopita

Chopped Basil Stored in ice cube trays

Shrimp Cooked, Peeled, Tail-On

Chicken Breasts

Frozen Green Beans

Quiche

Sweet Potato French Fries

Ground Turkey & Beef


CELLAR

White Wine European White, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc

Liquor Vodka, Tequila, Rum, Scotch, Whisky, …

Red Wine Italian or French, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir

Beer Glass bottles unless poolside.

Champagne

Rosé

Mixers Soda, Tonic, Flavored Sparkling Water, Juices