Foodzie + Sea Snax

I got something fun in the mail the other day!

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As part of the Foodbuzz tastemaker program, I received a free foodzie tasting box to sample.

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Upon first opening the box, there were definitely lots of goodies noticeable.

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I liked the info sheet showing where all the foods came from. I’m going to work my way through them all, but here’s a sneak peek:

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Herbed sea salts

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Biscotti

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Shortbread cookies with Dulce de Leche

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dried pineapples

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Iced tea

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And SeaSnax.

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I decided to check out the SeaSnax sample first. I really liked the attractive packaging and that the food was all natural.

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Inside were several sheets of roasted seaweed, lightly salted.

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I’ve seen seaweed snacks at Earthfare before and thought about trying them. I believe seaweed is a rather popular snack food in many Asian countries. I think they’re on to something, because from what I’ve read, seaweed is good for you. These chips were almost like kale chips to me – light, feathery, flimsy but crisp. They were salted nicely. They had a slightly fishy flavor, but if you’re used to eating seaweed in sushi or miso soup, it’s nothing you wouldn’t be used to.

I thought these snacks were fun to eat!

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For lunch I enjoyed some frozen and re-heated been and veggie soup

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(Tuscan style)

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And since I haven’t had one in awhile – a donut from a local bakery! Hubby picked this up for me!

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He also made a fabulous dinner AND photographed the meal for me as I was running late from Zumba. It’s a bison steak with grilled potato wedges and steamed broccoli.

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For dessert, we tried this Trader Joe’s find.

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Not healthy at all, but very tasty Apple Blossoms. Yum!

What do you think about seaweed snacks – would you try it?

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