For whatever reason it came to me to publish this list, here it is. Lately, I have noticed a "disturbance in the force" that makes me do things like pass on things like this.
I hope it is helpful to you.
Foods That Store Indefinitely
Or nearly Indefinitely
Honey (raw, unfiltered is best)
Vanilla extract (pure, REAL)
Vinegar (with the “mother”)
Popcorn (plain, stored in glass container)
Non-fat dry milk
Hard tack (white or whole wheat flour (use Oxygen absorber or silica gel)
Boullion cubes (no MSG, not liquid)
Ghee (clarified butter)
Hard liquor (Ethanol)
White rice (NOT Brown rice or dark rice)
Canned food (very long expiration, really)
Spices/tea (leave in whole state, not ground)
Corn meal (not stable indefinitely but will last a very long time)
Coffee will NOT store indefinitely but it will last a while.
Pasta will remain storable if properly stored uncooked.