Wednesday, January 16, 2013

RainCoast-93





RAINCOAST TRADING: IN SPRING WATER






APPEARANCE:

NUTRITION:
Per serving. 2 to the tin.
Calories- 100
Fat Calories- 50
Total Fat- 6g
Sat Fat- 2g
Cholesterol- 45mg
Sodium- 170mg
Protein- 13g


PRODUCT OF:
Thailand

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Spring Water, Sea Salt


PRICE:
4.46

OVER ALL:
These are in BPA free cans, for all the BPA watchers. A slight sardine aroma upon opening. Three plump fish to the tin. A firm textured fish, fish are on the dry side. Almost a tune quality to it. Fish posses a nice seasoning, they also have a very faint bitter taste due to the innards. This tin leaves you with the classic fish breath and taste. I would eat again. 4 1/2 sardines.





RAINCOAST TRADING: DILL & PARSLEY



APPEARANCE:

NUTRITION:
Per serving. 2 to the tin.
Calories- 60
Fat Calories- 20
Total Fat- 2.5g
Sat Fat- 1.0g
Cholesterol- 30mg
Sodium- 210mg
Protein- 7g


PRODUCT OF:
Thailand

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water, Tomato Paste, Olive Oil, Sea Salt, Modified Tapioca Starch, Onion Powder, Dill, Parsley, Oregano


PRICE:
4.46

OVER ALL:
A tomato almost stew aroma upon opening. Three round plump fish to the tin. A very meaty fish, an almost stew like taste. A tad on the dry side, not a spiny fish. (This tin over a pasta would be good) No fishy taste or after taste, more of a chicken quality/texture. I would eat again. 4 1/2 sardines.






RAINCOAST TRADING: CUMIN & CORIANDER

APPEARANCE:


NUTRITION:
Per serving. 2 to the tin.
Calories- 60
Fat Calories- 30
Total Fat- 3g
Sat Fat- 1.5g
Cholesterol- 25mg
Sodium- 220mg
Protein- 7g


PRODUCT OF:
Thailand

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water, Tomato Paste, Olive Oil, Sea Salt, Modified Tapioca Starch, Coriander, Chilli, Cumin, Garlic, Parsley


PRICE:
4.46

OVER ALL:
A very strong tomato aroma upon opening. Four round fish to the tin. A very firm textured fish, no fishy taste or after taste. Almost, a watery after taste. A very faint heat is present. Not a spiny fish. A good tin of fish. I would eat again. Five Sardines.




RAINCOAST TRADING:




APPEARANCE:


NUTRITION:

Per serving. 2 to the tin.
Calories- 60
Fat Calories- 30
Total Fat- 3g
Sat Fat- 1.5g
Cholesterol- 25mg
Sodium- 220mg
Protein- 7g


PRODUCT OF:
Thailand

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water, Tomato Paste, Sea Salt

PRICE:


OVER ALL:
A faint tomato aroma upon opening. Three very plump fish to the tin. A very meaty fish; a nice flavorful tomato sauce. A tart flavor hits you on first bite, followed by a mild sour note. Fish is on the dry side. No strong fish taste or after. Not a spiny fish. I would eat again. 4 sardines.




RAINCOAST TRADING: WITH CHILI AND LIME



APPEARANCE:

NUTRITION:
Per serving. 2 to the tin.
Calories- 70
Fat Calories- 30
Total Fat- 3g
Sat Fat- 1.5g
Cholesterol- 20mg
Sodium- 250mg
Protein- 6g


PRODUCT OF:
Thailand

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water, Tomato paste, Olive Oil, Sugar, Soya bean oil, Dried Chilli, Sea Salt, Natural Lime Flavor, Xantham Gum


PRICE:


OVER ALL:
A strong tomato aroma upon opening. Three plump fish to the tin. Lime flavor hits you on first bite, no heat is detectable. A mild tomato sauce, does not over power the fish. A medium textured fish. A clean after taste, a meaty fish. I would eat again. 4 Sardines




Friday, January 11, 2013

INTERMARES- 92


INTERMARES: IN VEGETABLE OIL



APPEARANCE:

NUTRITION:
Calories- 205,5
Protein- 24,6g


PRODUCT OF:
Portugal

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,  vegetable Oil,  Salt


PRICE:


OVER ALL:
No Aroma upon opening, four tightly packed, plumped, scaled fish to the tin. Scales are not noticeable  a very meaty fish. On the dry side, a firm textured fish; not spiny. No strong after taste, a oil after taste is present. I would probably eat again. 3 Sardines

GENERAL-91

GENERAL: IN OLIVE OIL


APPEARANCE:



NUTRITION:

Calories- 353
Sodium- 0,2g
Protein- 17,5g


PRODUCT OF:
Portugal

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,  Olive Oil,  Salt


PRICE:


OVER ALL:

A very faint oil aroma upon opening. Four tightly packed fish to the tin. A very meaty,flavorful fish. No fishy taste or after taste, almost a tuna quality to it, not a spiny fish nor over salted.(seasoned well) A good tin of fish, I would eat again. 5 Sardines.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

FRINSA-90



FRINSA: IN OLIVE OIL


APPEARANCE:

NUTRITION:
Per serving. 1.5 to the tin.
Calories- 110
Fat Calories- 60
Total Fat- 7g
Sat Fat- 1.5g
Cholesterol- 15mg
Sodium- 320mg
Protein- 12g


PRODUCT OF:
SPAIN

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,  Olive Oil,  Salt


PRICE:
7.95

OVER ALL:
A very mild fish aroma upon opening, 16 fish to the tin (tin reads "headless pieces") A very dense textured fish, strong tasting, yet not fishy. Almost a strong musky flavor to the fish. (the odor you get when you have a snapping turtle in a hay filled barrel, cleaning the turtle out, is the taste.) The 2nd layer of fish becomes incredibly salty. Not a bad tin of fish, not sure I would eat again. 3 Sardines.