September Sourced Box

September SourcedBox this month is a little extra special than normal, this is because the lovely Niomi Smart has released her cookbook today! Woohoo! You can get it over here p.s. its half price for just this week so get into Waterstones now, as £10 for this amazing cookbook is honestly a bargain.

OAT & BILBERRY COOKIES

Deborah – Quite sweet, obvious taste of coconut. Short and crumbly. Nice!

Charlotte – Sadly could not try as allergic to shredded coconut.

Star rating – 4/5

SALTED CARAMEL BLISS BALLS

Deborah – Quite dense, obvious taste of fig.  Quite nice.  Good snack if you’re hungry not too sweet.

Charlotte – Smells Lovely, quite dense.  Not the biggest fan.  Love the packaging, resealable. 

Star rating – 3/5

BERRY THE RAGE BAR

Deborah – Taste very much like a protein bar.  Not as nice as the other Hangry bars. 

Charlotte – The taste is nice, couldn’t eat it all in one go.  Great for after the gym or travelling. 

Star rating – 3.5/5

GREEN RAISIN AND BARBERRIES PROMIX

Deborah – Great packaging.  Great for porridge! Would buy. 

Charlotte – Nice sized snack.  Exactly what it says on the tin. 

Star rating – 5/5

CHOCOLATE HALO THINS

Deborah – Pretty packaging.  Good for presents. Luxurious little treat!  Good for stocking filler.

Charlotte – Smell lovely ! Not too dark.  Probably favourite chocolate of all the sourced boxes!

Star rating – 5/5 

BANANA CRISPS

Deborah – Not a fan, but it is what exactly what it says it is. 

Charlotte – Look and smell just like banana.  Taste nice, remind me of nothing but! Nice snack!

Star rating – 4/5

RHUBARB AND GINGER TEA

Deborah – Smells inviting.  Quite like that, would drink it regularly.  Big fan of tea pigs.

Charlotte – Very nice, it wasn’t too sweet.  Reminded me a lot of Christmas. 

Star rating – 5/5

QUINOA SPRINKLES

Deborah – Resealable, but the lid is annoying to get off.  Enjoyable, not as nice as the chopped nuts.

Charlotte – Sadly, I can’t try these as I am allergic to shredded coconut. 

Star rating – 4/5

BILBERRY & LINGONBERRY BIRCH WATER

Deborah – Has to be cold.  Would like to see what it tasted like without the fruit. Quite a bit of sugar. 

Charlotte –  Wasn’t expecting it to be red. Reminds me of a bitter cranberry juice.

Star rating – 3/5 

VANILLA / WILD ORANGE BAR

Deborah – Quite rich but lovely.  Healthier chocolate orange. 

Charlotte – Mhmm, lovely.  Upmarket terry’s chocolate orange. 

Star rating – 5/5

COCONUT OIL

Deborah – Love coconut oil when using for cooking, love the cookbook also. 

Charlotte – Love coconut oil. 

Star rating – 5/5 

 

– Deborah & Charlotte

 

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