Eat This! tested some of PC’s offerings from the Insiders holiday collection. Enjoy!

 




Easy Peel Dry Roasted Almonds:

 


**** (out of five)

 


A healthy snack that goes light on the salt and allows the almond flavour to come through.

Price: $4.99 (454 g bags)

Available: Loblaws stores across Canada.

Try/Buy Again: Yes.






PC Butter Fudge:



**** (out of five)



Very nice, rich texture and not too sweet. Eat with milk or risk the pasties.

Price: $3.99 (200g package)

Available: Loblaws stores across Canada

Try/Buy Again: Yes.









Fully Cooked Indian Butter Chicken:



**** (out of five)



The dish’s relatively mild heat is perfect for Indian cuisine novices.

Price: $7.99 (600g box) or two for $12.00.

Available: Loblaws stores across Canada.

Try/Buy Again: Yes.









Dim sum hors d’oeuvre collection:



• Seafood Dumpling



**** (out of five)



Nice mixture of shrimp and scallops and seaweed flower design is visually pleasing.





• Pork Shui Mai



**** (out of five)



Most assertive flavour of the three dim sum products.





• Shrimp Har Gao



**** (out of five)

Dumpling and shrimp is dry.





Price: $7.99 (275 g) for package including all three



Available: Loblaws across Canada



Try/Buy Again: Yes









Easy Carve Semi-boneless leg of lamb:



No gamey flavour makes leg more palatable, but leaves it bland even with seasoning.

Price: $24.99 (1.5 kg)

Available: Loblaws stores across Canada.

Try/Buy Again: No










Dulce de Leche:



Creamy treat can top anything from toast to ice cream.

Price: $2.99 (450 g jar)

Available: Loblaws stores across Canada.

Try/Buy Again: Yes




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