We’ll talk about whether you can use EBT or WIC to purchase cold prepared food in this article. It’s interesting to note that not every grocery store item is covered by these programs, so it’s critical to know what is beforehand so you can shop for groceries with ease.
Can You Buy Cold Prepared Food Using EBT?
You can buy cold prepared food with your EBT card if it is on the list of EBT Qualifying Foods maintained by the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (https://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/eligible-food-items).
Can You Buy Cold Prepared Food Using WIC?
You cannot purchase cold prepared food using WIC, according the USDA Food and Nutrition Service – WIC Qualifying Foods list (https://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/).