Monday, September 5, 2016

Tomer- 173

TOMER: IN SUNFLOWER OIL WITH LEMON


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NUTRITION:
N/A


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Sunflower Oil, Lemon, Salt

PRICE: 



OVER ALL:
No aroma upon opening. Four large, tightly packed fish to the tin. A medium textured fish, lemon flavor is subtle; yet lets itself known followed by a hint of saltiness. No strong taste or after; a mild tasting fish with a nice balance of flavors. 4 1/2 sardines.








TOMER: IN TOMATO SAUCE


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NUTRITION:
N/A


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Tomato Sauce, Oil, Salt

PRICE: 



OVER ALL:
A faint tomato aroma upon opening. Four fish to the tin; a seet tomato sauce, sweetnes hits you on first bite. a tad dry. some type of heat would complement this tin. Fish does not hold it's shape well while removing from tin. Not spiny. 2 1/2 sardines.

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Conservas Artesanas Maria Jesus -172








CONSERVAS ARTESANAS MARIA JESUS: IN EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL




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NUTRITION:
serv.3
Calories- 70
Fat Caories- 15
Total Fat- 2,0g
Sat. Fat- 1,0g
Cholest. 0mg
Sodium- 15mg
Protein- 13g


PRODUCT OF:
Spain

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Olive Oil, Salt

PRICE: 
$13.77


OVER ALL:
A deep oil aroma upon opening. Five attractive, long fish to the tin. Salt hits you on first bite. A flavorful fish. No strong tastes of oil or a fishy aftertaste. Fish has a good medium texture. These sardines would go great with beer. A clean tasting fish. These were a hit with my 3 and 6 year old daughters. I would and will eat again. 5 Sardines.
  


  

Friday, August 26, 2016

Marakkesh -171

MARAKKESH: IN SUNFLOWER OIL



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NUTRITION:
N/A


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
N/A

PRICE: 


OVER ALL:
Three fish to the tin, a faint oil aroma upon opening. A meaty fish. A nice balance of flavors; salt is noticeable, does not overpower the fish. No oil or fishy aftertaste. They do posses a skinless & boneless dryness to the the fish. would eat again. 5 sardines











MARAKKESH: IN SUNFLOWER OIL


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NUTRITION:
N/A


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
N/A

PRICE: 


OVER ALL:
Three large, scaled fish to the tin, subtle oil aroma upon opening. A meaty fish, scales not too noticeable. No strong fish taste. Oil pairs well with the fish. A medium textured fish, does not hold it's shape well when removing from tin. A bland tin of fish. 3 sardines.











MARAKKESH: IN SUNFLOWER OIL



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NUTRITION:
N/A


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
N/A

PRICE:


OVER ALL:
Three plump fish to the tin. Faint oil aroma upon opening. A meaty fish, dry. On first bite there is a peculiar flavor that hits you ( not a good one) followed by a weak heat, that attempts to make itself known; yet fails. Fish crumbles while removing from tin. No strong after taste. 2 1/2 sardines.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Venus- 170

VENUS: SPICED IN VEGETABLE OIL


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NUTRITION:
serv. 1
Calories- 224.3
Fat Caories- 133
Total Fat- 14.7g
Sat. Fat- 4.4g
Cholest. 80mg
Sodium- 270mg
Protein- 23g


PRODUCT OF:
China

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soy Bean Oil, Spices, Salt

PRICE: 1.19


OVER ALL:
An attractive tin of fish. Two large, plump fish to the tin, bay leaf and pepper present ( not listed in ingredients, I guess they fall under Spices?) A meaty fish, heat hits you on first bite, A nice even heat. A roe filled fish, roe  not noticeable, no strong fish taste or after; A lingering heat; I love the heat to this tin. Not a spiny fish, tin leaves you wanting more. 5 Sardines











VENUS: IN OIL

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NUTRITION:
serv. 1
Calories-
Fat Caories- 160
Total Fat- 14.7g
Sat. Fat- 4.4g
Cholest. 80mg
Sodium- 270mg
Protein- 23g


PRODUCT OF:
China

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soy Bean Oil, Salt

PRICE: 1.19


OVER ALL:
Three fish to the tin, the oil flavor hits you on first bite. A mild tasting fish, fish falls apart while removing from tin. No strong taste or after. Roe is not noticeable, not a spiny fish. 4 Sardines

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Omelia- 169


OMELIA: IN SPICEY OIL


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NUTRITION:
serv. 1
Calories- 260
Fat Caories- 160
Total Fat- 18g
Sat. Fat- 2.5g
Cholest. 135mg
Sodium- 480mg
Protein- 23g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soya Oil, Spices

PRICE: 1.89


OVER ALL:
A strong fish aroma upon opening. Two plump, scaled fish to the tin. A soft textured fish, fish possess a nice heat; one chili pod present. No strong fish flavor or after, a faint bitter after taste. A roe filled fish, not spiny, scales not noticeable. Fish falls apart while removing from tin. 2 Sardines





OMELIA: IN SOYA OIL



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NUTRITION:
serv. 1
Calories- 260
Fat Caories- 160
Total Fat- 18g
Sat. Fat- 2.5g
Cholest. 135mg
Sodium- 480mg
Protein- 23g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soya Oil,Salt

PRICE: 1.89


OVER ALL:
No aroma upon opening. Four plump, scaled fish to the tin. A soft textured fish; falls apart while removing from tin. A mild tasting fish, almost bland. No strong flavors or after taste. Not a spiny fish. 3 Sardines.








Monday, July 25, 2016

Kroger- 168

KROGER: SKINLESS & BONELESS IN SOYBEAN OIL




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NUTRITION:
serv. 2
Calories- 120
Fat Caories- 60
Total Fat- 7g
Sat. Fat- 1.5g
Cholest. 20mg
Sodium- 350mg
Protein- 13g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soybean Oil, Salt

PRICE:


OVER ALL:
Three plump fish to the tin. No aroma upon opening. Oil flavor hits you on first bite, a slightly dry fish. No strong flavors or after taste. A meaty fish, a tuna consistency to it for you Sardine Eater curious. Woud eat again. 3 1/2 Sardines.

Anny- 167

ANNY: IN VEGETABLE OIL




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NUTRITION:
serv. 2
Calories- 916kj/255kcal
Total Fat- 4.5g
Sat. Fat- 2.8g
Cholest. 25mg
Protein- 22,3g



PRODUCT OF:
Morrocco


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Vegetable Oil, Salt


PRICE:
1.29



OVER ALL:
Three plump fish to the tin. A very faint oil aroma upon opening. A meaty fish with a mild texture. A faint fishy taste on first bite followed up with a subtle sour note. Not a spiny fish. May would be a better tin with a dish. 2 Sardines