Mr. John's Plantain Chips
Snack Review

Mr. John's Plantain Chips

Buy snacks on Amazon #ad

Taste test: We were excited to find this bag of chips, because it stood out for other plantain chips we've found in some notable ways. The first thing was that it was from Canada, which isn't known as a common source of plantain chips — they're often from the Caribbean. The other thing we really liked was the plantain mascot on the front, with its smiling face, bow tie, chef's hat and holding a towel in its arm. In truth, we didn't even realize it was supposed to be a plantain at first, as it looked more like a pickle.

Similar snacks

La Rioja Chifles Spicy Plantain ChipsLa Rioja Chifles Sweet Plantain ChipsBanitosPure Vida Chips Exotic Tasty PlantainRepublic Kettle Plantain Chips Garlic AjoPlatanitos Turbana Chips Natural Plantain Limón-Lime

Most of the chips were close to round, but they varied a bit, as there was a subtle cross-cut angle that varied a bit to create various oval shapes. They had a golden yellow color, with lots of browning in places, for a very nice appearance. We crunched in to find that they were cut fairly thick and had a minor crunch and middling crispness, with a rich plantain flavor that was just slightly sweet and just slightly salted. Quite flavorful, a good plantain chip from the North.

Shop: Buy snacks on Amazon #ad

Smell test: Mildly sweet plantain smell.

From the package: “Les Croustiles De Bananes Plantains” ... “100% Natural • Crispy • Mouth Watering” ... “No Trans Fat” ... “No Cholesterol” ... “No Preservatives” ... “Made in Canada”

Online store: Buy snacks on Amazon #ad

Company: Mr. John Food Company Ltd. (Canada)

Categories for this snack:

This snack was discovered by Jeremy at Al-Razaq Grocery & Halal Meat, Worcester, Massachusetts. Review published .

Most popular reviews

Moon Lodge The Whole Shabang Potato Chips
  1. Moon Lodge The Whole Shabang Potato Chips
  2. Pelly Pellets Jamón
  3. Andy Capp's Salsa Fries
  4. Fritos Lime & Chile Corn Chips
  5. Takis Blue Heat

Most popular in previous months

Latest reviews

Tiki Gold Coconut Craze

Still hungry? Check out the 100 latest reviews

What We're Eating

More ...

The Web Just Got Less Useful. Taquitos.net