Frequently Asked Questions

What is the shelf life for Legurme ready to eat products?

18 months for microwaveable products, 36 months for non-microwaveable products

Which products are microwaveable and which ones are non-microwavable?

Boiled products, compote category, beans in sauce category, beans and grains bowl category are non-microwaveable; rest of it are microwaveable.

What would happen if I put non-microwaveable product to microwave?

The packaging of non-microwaveable products is not suitable for microwave. The product and package can be damaged. Therefore, we do not recommend that.

Do these products contain any preservative or colorant?

No, they are all preservative and colorant free.

How do you provide long shelf life without using any preservative?

We provide long shelf life thanks to the sterilization method with using high technology, and with the special packaging.

What is BPA?

BPA is a synthetic compound found in many plastics, as well as in the lining of canned food containers. Some researches have shown that BPA can seep into food or beverages from containers that are made with BPA. Exposure to BPA is a concern because of the possible health effects such as hormonal development, behavior, and cancer risk in later life. However, you don’t have to worry about these with our products since they are all BPA free 😊

Which of Legurme ready to eat products are suitable for vegans?

They are all suitable for vegans except stews.

I am allergic to milk/gluten/egg/soya/nut. Which of your range is suitable for me?

They are all suitable for you except bulgur category.

What are the storage conditions?

Storage condition is cold and dry place.

Do Legurme products needs cold storage?

No, our products can be stored at room temperature.

Can I heat the product with its package?

Yes, microwaveable products are suitable for heating with its own package.

What are the alternative methods to heat these products?

We have two other option; you can use saucepan or hot water to heat.

  • Saucepan option
  • Squeeze the package
  • Open the product
  • Pour it to saucepan
  • It is ready after 3 minutes


  • Hot water option
  • Squeeze the package
  • Place unopened package in boiling water
  • It is ready to eat after 5 min
Detailed explanation for the microwave and these 2 option, you may watch the video below as well;

Do I need to put anything into the product (such as water, oil and etc) before heating that in the microwave?

No, you don’t need to. You can open 2-3 cm and put into the microwave directly without adding anything.