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Thursday, February 5, 2009

Snacktion: Lydia's Organics' Tropical Mango Bar

Posted By on Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 7:30 PM

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Name: Tropical Mango Bar

Brand: Lydia's Organics

Origin: Fairfax

Found at: Other Avenues (3930 Judah)

Cost: $2.59

Ingredients: Bananas, coconut, mango, pineapple and love

Calories per serving: 110

Why I bought it: It's raw, vegan and organic and free of sugar, gluten and oil. I wondered what that would taste like.

Tasting notes: It has a lovely, natural sweetness. The package suggests eating this as is or re-hydrating it; the latter is a really good idea since it is super tough and hard otherwise; it's almost inedible.

Would I buy it again? No, I'll just eat the fresh fruit components instead.

What other sites/blogs thought of it: Yummy Diet Food is a fan, declaring it "really tasty."

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