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Monday, October 5, 2009

Snacktion: Inka Crops' Plantain Chips

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Name: Plantain Chips
Brand: Inka Crops
Origin: Citrus Heights
Found at: Rainbow Grocery (1745 Folsom at 13th St.)
Cost: $2.99
Ingredients: Plantains, palm olein, salt.
Calories per serving: 140 
The word: Plantain is a cousin of the banana that's similar in texture, yet more savory than sweet. 
Tasting notes: Thick-cut and hearty, with a great crunch and just enough salt.   
Buy it again? Yes.
Extra credit: The Inka Corn line of snacks blows Corn Nuts clear out of the water.

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