50+ Things Every Well Stocked Pantry Should Have

If you’re pantry is a little bare, it may be missing a few key essentials! Be sure your Pantry is stocked with these must-have items: 50+ Things Every Well Stocked Pantry Should Have

Be sure your Pantry is stocked with these must-have items: 50+ Things Every Well Stocked Pantry Should Have

50+ Things Every Well Stocked Pantry Should Have

Are you trying to stock your pantry? You may not have an endless budget for your pantry, but there are several things every well stocked pantry should have. This is especially true if you cook from scratch or eat at home a lot. Here are 50+ things that every well stocked pantry should have! And keep in mind our 7 Awesome Cleaning and Organizing tips for the Pantry.

First, you need to have the basics for the regular pantry. Here are the items you don’t want to be without in your pantry.

  1. All purpose flour and self-rising flour
  2. Sugar- granulated and powdered
  3. Spices- fresh and bottled
  4. Nonstick spray
  5. Salt and Pepper
  6. Tomato Paste, Tomato Juice, & Diced Tomatoes
  7. Olive oil
  8. Vegetable oil
  9. Balsamic vinegar,
  10. Canned beans, kidney beans, chili beans
  11. Rice, lentils,
  12. Pasta such as spaghetti, macaroni, and
  13. Chicken broth and stock
  14. Canned veggies like corn, green beans, peas
  15. Canned tuna and canned chicken
  16. Nuts- walnuts, peanuts, almonds
  17. Potatoes- Canned and fresh
  18. Bread crumbs
  19. Basic Salad Dressings
  20. Ketchup (an extra bottle to have on hand)!
  21. Mustard
  22. Mayonnaise
  23. Crackers- soup and oyster
  24. Peanut butter- crunchy and smooth
  25. Assortment of sauces like tobacco sauce, steak sauce, BBQ sauce
  26. Variety of dried fruits
  27. Inexpensive food like ramen
  28. Bread
  29. Baking soda, baking powder
  30. Vanilla for baking
  31. Tortillas
  32. Rolls
  33. Box of stuffing for just in case
  34. Onion, garlic, basil
  35. Cornstarch
  36. Drinking water, distilled water

Be sure to read 7 Hacks for Cleaning and Organizing your Fridge and Freezer

Be sure your Pantry is stocked with these must-have items: 50+ Things Every Well Stocked Pantry Should Have

After you’ve stocked the dried goods, you’ll want to consider adding the following items to your fridge. Most of the time you’ll need some of these items to complete a meal.

  1. Gallon of milk or a ½ gallon, depending on how much you use
  2. At least a dozen of eggs
  3. Couple sticks of real butter
  4. Fresh fruits and veggies (corn, apples, oranges, carrots, collard greens, broccoli, cauliflower, grapes, cucumber, lettuce)
  5. Yogurt (plain or flavored
  6. Variety of cheeses.
  7. Fruit juice
  8. Cream cheese

Here are some items you’ll want to keep in your freezer, for just in case! And be sure to check out the top things you can freeze: 10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Freeze

 

  1. Chicken
  2. Beef
  3. Frozen Fish and or shrimp
  4. Hot dogs, hamburger patties
  5. Bacon/sausage
  6. Frozen fruit juice

Be sure your Pantry is stocked with these must-have items: 50+ Things Every Well Stocked Pantry Should Have

This list is perfect for those who are buying a new home and need to know what to stock their pantry with. This also works as a nice list for your own house in case you aren’t sure of what to stock your home with. This list also works wonders if you plan on helping someone who has just lost their home to a fire or another natural disaster and they’re starting over.

What would you add to this list?

Tatanisha
Thanks for stopping by! I'm Tatanisha! When I'm not blogging about ways to save money, frugal lifestyle, easy recipes, or my latest travel adventures, you can find me over at This Worthey Life! I'm always looking for ways to save money, but value quality over quantity. I enjoy reading and also finding out ways to keep up with the latest social media changes!
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Comments

  1. Great list! I would add some chocolate, chocolate chips or cocoa, and coffee or tea~ they’re good for the soul:)

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