The Laughing Cow Cream Cheese Spread cinnamon, strawberry and sun-dried tomato & basil flavor, Review

Instead of a candy dish, my workplace shares The Laughing Cow Cream Cheese Spread Wedges. I'm thankful for the healthy treat. A health benefit of The Laughing Cow cheeses is that they are portioned controlled. Just one wedge with some apple slices, cucumbers and some crackers is a filling snack. The Laughing Cow company released several flavors of cheese spreads and I have recently reviewed three of them. Hands down, my absolute favorite is the cinnamon cream cheese spread.  Interestingly enough, this isn't a sweet vanilla, honey or brown sugar mixed cinnamon and cream cheese flavor.  Laughing Cow presents a salty, not too sweet cream cheese spread with a hint of a brown cinnamon spice note.   It is a unique and delicious flavor … [Read more...]

Lay’s Garden Tomato & Basil Flavored Potato Chips Review

Pizza Lovers Lay's could have called these potato chips pizza flavored, but instead they called them garden tomato and basil flavored. It must have been the marketing department, not the flavor scientist, that chose garden tomato and basil.  The flavor is distinctly pizza. By pizza I mean this chip has a sweet malty/bread note like a pizza crust, a cooked tomato character like pizza sauce, an Italian Seasoning note (more oregano like than basil),and a cheese note. The package of Lay's garden tomato and basil advertised the link to the soup recipe that inspired Garden Tomato Basil flavored chips:  http://www.fritolay.com/recipes/recipe/garden-tomato-and-basil-soup Comparing the recipes for tomato soup and pizza sauce; there exist … [Read more...]