Blue Diamond Almonds BOLD Wasabi & Soy Sauce review

Blue Diam Almonds, BOLD   Wasabi & Soy Sauce

I'm glad the container of these almonds is labeled "smart snacking", because I have almost finished the entire container. These seasoned almonds are amazingly delicious. The aroma off the container is nutty, roasted and spicy ( nasal clearing).  The taste is a wonderful balance of sweet, salty, roasted notes with the pungency of wasabi.  There is no vegetative/broccoli like off notes that wasabi or horseradish sometimes have.  The savory character of the almonds balance beautifully with the heat of the wasabi. The delicious savory character is described as Umami  in flavor science.  Umami means "pleasant savory taste" in Japanese  and is usually attributed to glutamates or nucleotides.   This boldly seasoned almond does not contain … [Read more...]