Friday, January 20, 2017

Cocagne -178

COCAGNE: IN OLIVE OIL






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Portugal


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Subtle sardine aroma upon opening. Four fish to the tin. A good textured fish that holds it"s shape well. A mild tasting fish, no strong flavors or after. Not a spiny fish, a nice balance between the oil and fish. 4 1/2 sardines




COCAGNE: IN OLIVE OIL








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Portugal

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Faint sardine aroma upon opening. Four fish to the tin. Salt is prominent in this tin, fish is more flavorful in the this tin compared to the larger version.  Good textured fish. 5 sardines






COCAGNE: IN LIGHT BRINE



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Portugal

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no aroma upon opening. Four tightly packed, plump, scaled fish to the tin. A soft textured fish. A bland tasting fish, fishy under tones and after taste. 1 sardine






COCAGNE: SMOKED IN OLIVE OIL

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Portugal

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Smoke and oil aroma upon opening. Four tightly packed, plump fish to the tin. Smoke flavor does over power the fish. A good textured fish that holds it's shape well. Salt is detectable, yet does not over power the fish. A clean tasting fish with no strong flavors or after taste. A flavorful oil. 5 Sardines




COCAGNE: SKINLESS AND BONELESS


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Portugal

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A faint oil and fish aroma upon opening. Four plump fish the tin. A meaty fish, holds it's shape well. a slightly dry fish. A faint can tasting after taste. Salt is prominent. 3 Sardines.


Saturday, January 7, 2017

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 2017







Bumble Bee: Mango

Bumble Bee: Jalapeno



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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

La Perle des Dieux- 177


LA PERLE DES DIEUX: IN EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL



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N/A



PRODUCT OF:
France

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N/A

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OVER ALL:
A faint oil aroma upon opening. Five fish to the tin. A mild,  soft textured fish. Fish possesses a good flavor. No strong taste or after. A clean tasting fish. A flavorful oil, not a spiny fish. One of my favorite French tins to date. 5 sardines

Kerbriant - 176

KERBRIANT: IN OLIVE OIL





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N/A



PRODUCT OF:
France

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A fish aroma upon opening. Five medium fish to the tin. A medium textured fish, saltiness lets itself known. A mild flavor fish, after taste is a watery oil taster hat dispenses quickly. A meaty fish, would be a great tin for newbie sardine eaters. 4 sardines.

Sardinas del Guey mar- 175

SARDINAS DEL GUEY MAR: BBQ




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N/A



PRODUCT OF:
Spain

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N/A

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Received these from Restaurant Gueyu Mar



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A faint oil aroma upon opening. Seven pretty circle aligned fish to the tin. A very mild fish with perfect  texture. The fish taste like what AD campaigns try and make food taste like.  Not a spiny fish. This is a tin of prime cut sardines, oil is flavorful and compliments the fish. A great dipping oil (I soaked all the oil up with bread)  If you can get these, get several! 5 strong sardines

La Brujula- 174

LA BRUJULA: IN SAUCE



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NUTRITION:
serv.2
Calories- 183
Fat Calories- 99
Sat. Fat- 1g
Cholesterol- 77mg
Sodium- 180mg
Protein- 8g



PRODUCT OF:
Spain

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Olive Oil, Tomato,Onion, Red Pepper, Flour, Spices and Salt

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Received these from Wixter Market



OVER ALL:
The aroma upon opening causes instant hunger pains. A flavorful aroma of peppers and onions deliciously hits you. A flavorful ton of fish, no fishy taste or after, not even a hint of fishiness to this tin. The peppers and onions adds a great flavor. A clean tasting fish, with good texture. This tin leaves you wanting more. 5 strong sardines.





LA BRUJULA: IN OLIVE OIL


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NUTRITION:
serv.2
Calories- 109
Fat Calories- 60
Sat. Fat- 1g
Cholesterol- 26mg
Sodium- 181mg
Protein- 12g


PRODUCT OF:
Spain

INGREDIENTS:
Sardines,Sunflower Oil, Lemon, Salt

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Received these from Wixter Market


OVER ALL:
No aroma upon opening. A very attractive tin of fish. A double layer of tiny fish. 19 fish to the tin, fish holds it's shape well. A mild tasting fish, no strong flavors or after taste. The olive oil compliments the fish. Not a spiny fish. 5 sardines.