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REVIEW: Planters's Five Alarm Chili Dry Roasted Peanuts

I ate a six-ounce (170g) bag of Planters's new Five Alarm Chili Dry Roasted Peanuts this evening. Purchased for about $2.25, the peanuts were quite tasty. The nutrition information is mixed: for me the highlight was only 18g of non-fiber carbohydrates in the whole bag. Lots of sodium, though, and lots of fat; not clear to me whether those actually matter for most people, but some folks care. The "five alarm" part was, as expected, overrated. The peanuts were coated with a medium-spicy powder that contained a lot of chili and had a bit of a smokey flavor.

Large portion of healthy, plausibly-tasty food for a reasonable price: what's not to like? Fob

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