Monday, December 14, 2020

Great value -201

 GREAT VALUE: IN LOUISIANA-STYLE HOT SAUCE



APPEARANCE:




NUTRITION:

Calories-
Fat Cal-
Total Fat-
Sat Fat-
Protein- 
Cholesterol- 
Sodium- 

PRODUCT OF:
Thailand

INGREDIENTS:

Sardines, Water, Maltodextrin, Acetic Acid, Salt, Paprika, Modified Corn Starch, Spice. Xanthan Gum, Polysorbate 80, Caramel Color, Tricalcium Phosphate)


PRICE: .89


OVERALL:

A faint hot sauce aroma upon opening. Nine little fish to the tin. A medium textured fish. the sauce lets itself known on the first bite, the sauce actually has a mild heat to it. No strong flavors or aftertaste. The hot sauce flavor and heat stick around for a few seconds or so. Not a spiny fish, no scales detected. I would eat again. 3 sardines.












 GREAT VALUE: IN LOUISIANA  HOT SAUCE



APPEARANCE:



NUTRITION:
serv. 1 piece drained
Calories-
Fat Cal-
Total Fat-
Sat Fat-
Protein- 
Cholesterol- 
Sodium- 

PRODUCT OF:
Thailand


INGREDIENTS:

Sardines, Chili Paste, (water, maltodextrin, acetic acid, salt, paprika, modified corn starch, spice. xanthan gum, polysorbate 80, caramel color, tricalcium phosphate)


PRICE: .89


OVERALL:

No strong aroma upon opening. Five medium fish to the tin. A firm-textured fish. A meaty fish, no strong fish taste or after taste. Hot sauce does not completely overpower fish, a mild flavor tasting hot sauce. I would eat again. 3 sardines




 GREAT VALUE: IN OIL


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NUTRITION:
serv. 1 piece drained
Calories-
Fat Cal-
Total Fat-
Sat Fat-
Protein- 
Cholesterol- 
Sodium- 

PRODUCT OF:
Thailand


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soybean oil, Water, Salt, Natural Smoke flavor


PRICE: .89


OVERALL:

A faint smoke aroma upon opening. Five good looking, uniformed fish to the tin. A firm fish, the smoke flavor hits you on the first bite, does not overpower the fish. Not a spiny fish, a clean-tasting fish. I'm pleasantly surprised, no fishy taste or after taste. The only after taste I detect is the smoke flavoring. 3 sardines. Would eat again. 






 GREAT VALUE: IN OIL





APPEARANCE:




NUTRITION:
serv. 1 piece drained
Calories-
Fat Cal-
Total Fat-
Sat Fat-
Protein- 
Cholesterol- 
Sodium- 

PRODUCT OF:
Thailand


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Soybean oil, Water, Salt, Natural Smoke flavor


PRICE: .89


OVERALL:

A faint smoke aroma upon opening.  Eight fish to the tin. A soft textured fish, not much flavor to this tin of fish. A mild tasting fish with no strong fish flavor or aftertaste. Spines are not noticeable. May would eat again. 2 1/2 sardines. 












 GREAT VALUE: IN WATER


APPEARANCE:


NUTRITION:
serv. 1 piece drained
Calories-
Fat Cal-
Total Fat-
Sat Fat-
Protein- 
Cholesterol- 
Sodium- 

PRODUCT OF:
Thailand


INGREDIENTS:

Sardines, Water, Salt

PRICE: .89


OVERALL:

No strong aroma upon opening. Not as visually appealing as the other tins. Nine fish to the tin. A firm fish, a dry fish. Not spiny, no strong fish flavor or after taste. A mild tasting fish with hints of bitterness after taste. Almost to the point of being bland. 1 1/2 Sardines may eat again





 GREAT VALUE: IN WATER







APPEARANCE:




NUTRITION:
serv. 1 piece drained
Calories-
Fat Cal-
Total Fat-
Sat Fat-
Protein- 
Cholesterol- 
Sodium- 

PRODUCT OF:
Thailand


INGREDIENTS:
Sardines, Water, Salt


PRICE: .89


OVERALL:
A faint fish aroma upon opening. almost reminds me of a canned tuna aroma. Five fish to the tin. A medium textured fish. A spiny fish, spines are noticeable. No strong flavors or aftertaste. I would eat again. 2  sardines. 



 









Even though both tins are Great Value brand, both are a product of Thailand, and both can be found sharing the same shelf at the market, the tins with the double green fish art, is the better tin of fish of the two labels.