Friday, July 29, 2011

ZERGUT- 32

ZERGUT: IN OIL "HOT" LIGHTLY SMOKED




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NUTRITION:
Calories- 130
Fat Calories- 80
Total Fat- 8g
Sat. Fat- 2g
Cholesterol- 20mg
Sodium- 250mg
Protein- 11g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco


INGREDIENTS:
Soya Oil, Salt, Chilies


PRICE: 1.09


OVER ALL:
Nice aroma upon opening. Four large meaty sardines per tin. In the Moroccan style, they all have their scales. Scales are noticeable. The taste is very mild. nice heat to the fish.   Would  eat again. A very flavorful tasting fish. Would eat again 4 1/2 sardines.




ZERGUT: IN OIL LIGHTLY SMOKED






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NUTRITION:
Calories- 130
Fat Calories- 80
Cholesterol- 20mg
Sodium- 250mg
Protein- 11g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco


INGREDIENTS:
Soya Oil, Salt


PRICE: 1.06


OVER ALL:
Pleasant aroma and appearance upon opening. Three large fish per tin. And of course, the scales, all nicely placed on the fish. . They are a tasty tin of fish. no strong taste or after  taste. A good textured fish Would eat again. 4 sardines.





ZERGUT: IN OIL SKINLESS & BONELESS LIGHTLY SMOKED



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NUTRITION:
Calories- 130
Fat Calories- 80
Total Fat- 8g
Sat Fat- 2g
Cholesterol- 20mg
Sodium- 250mg
Protein- 11g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco


INGREDIENTS:
Soya oil, Salt

PRICE: 1.87


OVER ALL:
No aroma upon opening. Six medium size fish to the tin. Appears decent, pieces of skin in the tin, they are scale free. Fish crumbles on attempt to remove from tin. No fishy after taste. A decent tasting fish. I don't care to eat them again. Three sardines.

999-31

999: IN TOMATO SAUCE


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NUTRITION:
Calories- 60
Fat Calories- 30
Total Fat- 3g
Sat Fat- 2g
Cholest- 35mg
Sodium- 270mg
Protein- 8g


PRODUCT OF:
Ecuador


INGREDIENTS:
Tomato sauce


PRICE: 2.29


OVER ALL:
Seven large fish to the can. A very prominent tomato aroma upon opening. Fish are very spinney, a little on the dry side. Slight twangy after taste. Almost a gritty texture to the fish. Would not eat again alone. Perhaps as a spread or the likes. One sardine.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

SEA FRESH- 30

SEA FRESH: IN OIL



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NUTRITION:
N/A

PRODUCT OF: Thailand


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines lightly smoked, Vegetable Oil, salt, Artificial smoke flavor.


PRICE: .60


OVER ALL:
Smoke flavor very prominent upon opening. four to a tin, fish is semi firm. The smoke flavoring over powers the fish tremendously. reminds me of eating fake bacon bits. not a bad tin of fish by comparison, but I wouldn't eat again. to fake tasting for my taste. No sardines.



SEA FRESH: IN MUSTARD



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NUTRITION:
Calories 130
Sodium 660 mg
Total Fat 5 g
Potassium 0 mg
Saturated 2 g
Total Carbs 4 g
Protein 18 g
Cholesterol 55 mg


PRODUCT OF:
Thailand


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water, Vinegar, Vegetable Oil, Mustard, Wheat flour, Salt, Tumeric, Sugar



PRICE: .60

OVER ALL:
Very unappealing appearance. a sour aroma hits you upon opening. Four loosely packed fish to a tin. Very oily/watery mustard sauce. Some of the fish still contained scales. Tart tasting sauce. Very unpleasant . Would not eat again. No sardines.

RIGA- 29

RIGA:IN TOMATO SAUCE



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NUTRITION:
Calories- 182
Fat Calories- 156
Total Fat- 6g
Sat Fat- 1.5g
Cholesterol- 25mg
Sodium- 320mg
Carbs- 6g
Sugars- 4g
Protein- 5g



PRODUCT OF:
Lativia




INGREDIENTS:
Baltic Sprats, tomato sauce, Salt, Spices




PRICE: 1.65

OVER ALL:
A very fishy, tomatoey aroma upon opening. Six very loosely packed fish in the tin. Fish are on the soft crumbly side. Sour tasting sauce, almost scorched BBQ flavor. No fish after taste. Would not eat again. No sardines

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

CENTO- 28

CENTO: IN OLIVE OIL SALT ADDED


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NUTRITION:
Calories- 110
Fat Cal- 50
Total Fat- 50
Sat. Fat- 1.5g
Cholesterol- 41mg
Sodium- 370mg
Protein- 13g


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Olive Oil, Salt


PRICE: 2.99

OVER ALL:
Four large pieces of fish, Nice looking fish. Fish is very mild, It says salt added , but its not too over powering. Fish on the firm side. No fishy after taste. Like most skinless and boneless, they are very meaty, and would be good for non sardine eaters to try, A decent can of fish. I'll give these 5 sardines.

Sunday, July 24, 2011

AL AMIR- 27

AL AMIR: IN VEGETABLE OIL


APPEARANCE:

* I ass'd around and lost the open tin shot. So this is the best I can do. should you feel you missed something , Just look at these pics.


NUTRITION:
Energy- 1054kj
Calories- 253k
Protein- 24.1g
Carbohydrates- 0g
fat- 17.4g
Sodium- 0.4g


PRODUCT OF: Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Vegetable Oil, Salt

PRICE: 1.12



OVER ALL:
Five to a tin. No pungent odor upon opening. In the lovely Moroccan style, they all still posses their scales that God Poseidon bestowed upon them. A very tasty and meaty fish. Some still possessed their organs. Other than spitting out the occasional organ, and scale that made it passed my descaling process. They are a decent tin of fish. Mild flavor. 2 sardines solely on taste....







AL AMIR: IN OIL WITH HOT CHILI PEPPERS


APPEARANCE:



NUTRITION:
Energy- 1054kj
Cal- 253K
Protein- 24.1g
Fat- 17.4
Sodium- 0.4g


PRODUCT OF: Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Vegetable Oil,Chilies, Salt

PRICE: 1.12



OVER ALL:

Five large fish to the tin. Moroccan style sardines, all full of scales. Tin had two little red chilies included. They have a slight heat to them, some still possessed organs, fish a little off putting in taste, you can taste the tin itself in the fish. Not a good tin of fish. Would not eat again.

TITUS-26

TITUS



APPEARANCE:




NUTRITION:
Calories- 260
Fat Cal- 160
Total Fat- 18g
Sat/fat- 2.5g
Cholesterol- 135mg
Sodium- 480
Protein- 23g
Calcium- 35%
Iron- 15%


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Vegetable oil, Salt

PRICE: .99



OVER ALL:
Pleasant upon opening. Ah yes, interactive tinned sardines! These are scale your own. Gotta love Moroccan sardines. All three sardines still posses their scales in entirety. 3 large, nicely packed sardines, very meaty fish. I had high hopes for this tin. Oil has a off flavor about it. A very prominent fishy after taste. Would not eat again. no sardines




HOT TITUS






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NUTRITION:
Calories- 260
Fat Cal- 160
Total Fat- 18g
Sat fat- 2.5g
Cholesterol- 135mg
Sodium- 480
Protein- 23g
Vitamin a- 4%
Calcium- 35%
Iron- 15%


PRODUCT OF:
Morocco


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Vegetable Oil, Spices, Salt


PRICE: 1.19



OVER ALL:
Two large fish to the tin, No strong aroma when opened. After descaling a sardine, they posses a nice heat. A very good tasting fish with nice flavor,and texture, once you get past the scales. only complaint is with the scales being every damn where. Its really sad, when a great tasting sardine requires so much extra preparation to eat. 2 sardines, that's on the heat and taste alone.

Saturday, July 23, 2011

NORTHERN CATCH- 25

NORTHERN CATCH: IN MUSTARD



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NUTRITION:
Calories 140
Sodium 460 mg
Total Fat 8 g
Potassium 270 mg
Saturated 1.5 g
Total Carbs 2 g
Polyunsaturated 1.5
Dietary Fiber 0g
Monounsaturated 3.5 g
Sugars 0 g
Trans 0 g
Protein 15 g
Cholesterol 80 mg
Vitamin A 75.8% Calcium 25%
Vitamin C 0.4% Iron 1.6%



PRODUCT OF:
CANADA

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,water,Mustard flour,Acetic Acid, Modified Cornstarch, Turmeric & Turmeric Extractive, Xantham Gum, Spices



PRICE: .79

OVER ALL:
Mustard aroma upon opening, four large, semi soft fish. A tad bit spiny,mustard has a nice flavor to it. Doesn't over power the fish. Not much of an after taste.A decent tin of fish, I would eat again. 4 sardines





NORTHERN CATCH: IN WATER




APPEARANCE:



NUTRITION:
Calories 130
Sodium 200 mg
Total Fat 7.0 g
Potassium 300 mg
Saturated 1.5 g
Total Carbs 0 g
Polyunsaturated 1.5
Dietary Fiber 2 g
Monounsaturated 4.0 g
Sugars 0 g
Trans 0 g
Protein 20 g
Cholesterol 90 mg
Vitamin A 2% Calcium 7%
Vitamin C 25% Iron 8%

PRODUCT OF:
CANADA

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water

PRICE: .79

OVER ALL:
No strong aroma upon opening.. Three large fish to a tin, hell there is room in the tin for another whole sardine in this tin. A very firm, spiny, almost hard texture. They taste as if you just caught it and let it sit in the sun a spell. Not sure what these would be good for, except turtle bait or cat food ( with no salt) Would not eat again, but, for the price, I would use them for bait. No sardines







NORTHERN CATCH: IN SOYBEAN OIL



APPEARANCE:




NUTRITION:
Calories 150
Sodium 240 mg
Total Fat 9.5 g
Potassium 320 mg
Saturated 2 g
Total Carbs 0 g
Polyunsaturated 3.0
Dietary Fiber 0 g
Monounsaturated 4.0 g
Sugars 0 g
Trans 0 g
Protein 17 g
Cholesterol 100 mg
Vitamin A 0% Calcium 25%
Vitamin C 0% Iron 8%


PRODUCT OF:
CANADA

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Soybean Oil

PRICE: .79

OVER ALL:
No over powering when cracked open. Three large pieces. They are very spiny, its like having crackers already inside of the fish. Not a bad tasting fish, not a flavorful one ether. Would be better in a spread or the likes. Oil really doesn't add any flavor to them. Not sure if I would buy again. 2 1/2 sardines.












NORTHERN CATCH: IN WATER


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NUTRITION:



PRODUCT OF:
Poland

INGREDIENTS:
Spring Water, Salt

PRICE: .89

OVER ALL:
A faint fish aroma upon upon opening. A soft textured fish. A mild tasting fish, no strong fish flavors or after taste. Spines are noticeable. Fish almost has a tuna quality texture to it. This tin would be good with any sauce or seasoning you added to it. 4 sardines 







 NORTHERN CATCH: IN SOYBEAN OIL


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NUTRITION:



PRODUCT OF:
Poland

INGREDIENTS:
Soybean Oil, Salt, Natural Smoke flavor

PRICE: .89

OVER ALL:
The large fish to the tin. A faint smoke aroma hits you upon opening. A subtle, smokey, saltiness hits you on first bite. A good textured fish; holds it's shape well. No strong fish flavor or after taste. A subtle smoke aftertaste, is all that lingers after eating. 4 Sardines










NORTHERN CATCH: IN MUSTARD




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NUTRITION:



PRODUCT OF:
Poland

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,water,Mustard flour,Acetic Acid, Modified Cornstarch, Salt, Turmeric & Turmeric, Xantham Gum, Spices Natural Flavor

PRICE: .89

OVER ALL:
A faint mustard aroma upon opening, Four fish to the tin. A watery mustard with mild flavors. A mild tasting fish. Fish holds it's shape well. A dry fish with no strong flavors or aftertaste. A faint mustard aftertaste.
3 1/2 Sardines


Friday, July 22, 2011

ANGELO PARODI - 24










ANGELO PARODI: SKINLESS & BONELESS IN OLIVE OIL



APPEARANCE:





NUTRITION:
Calories- 120
Fat Cal.- 70
Total Fat- 8g
Sat Fat- 2g
Trans Fat- 0,10g
Cholest.- 20mg
Sodium- 450mg
Protein- 13g


PRODUCT OF:
PORTUGAL

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Olive Oil,Salt

PRICE:


OVER ALL:
Nice aroma upon opening, Very appealing appearance, 4 large round fish to the tin. They have a very nice firm texture, a clean tasting fish along with the oil. No after taste at all. Would definitely eat again. They receive an easy 5 sardines.



ANGELO PARODI: IN OLIVE OIL



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NUTRITION:
Calories- 144
Fat Cal.- 100
Total Fat- 11g
Sat Fat- 2,3g
Cholest.- 33mg
Sodium- 303mg
Protein- 11g

PRODUCT OF:
PORTUGAL

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Olive Oil,Salt

PRICE:
2.69

OVER ALL:
Oil aroma hits you on opening. Three plump, scaled fish to the tin; a roe filled fish. One fish had not been completely voided of contents "makes for a bitter fish"  A very meaty fish. flavors are mild and well balanced. No fishy taste or after, nor an oil taste. Scales not noticeable. I would eat again.
5 Sardines









ANGELO PARODI: IN OLIVE OIL WITH CHILI PEPPERS





APPEARANCE:


NUTRITION:
Calories- 144
Fat Cal.- 100
Total Fat- 11g
Sat Fat- 2,3g
Cholest.- 33mg
Sodium- 303mg
Protein- 11g

PRODUCT OF:
PORTUGAL

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Olive Oil, Chili Peppers, Salt

PRICE:
2.89


OVER ALL:
A faint oil aroma upon opening. A lovely amber hue to the oil. Three plump, tightly packed fish to the tin. Scales are large, noticeable. "Easy to remove if you're anti scales." A nice heat hits you on first bite, and lingers. Two chili pods to the tin. A meaty, roe filled  fish. A good textured fish, not spiny, the heat alone makes this tin for me. No after taste, only a nice heat. I would eat again. 5 sardines.