Home

Reviews
Potato Chips
Popcorn
Pretzels
Cheese Puffs
Chocolate
Tortilla Chips
Candy Bars
PB snacks
Seeds
All categories
All countries
All companies
Latest reviews
Most popular
Best ever
Worst ever
Snack brands
All brands
Doritos
Lay's
Cheetos
Ruffles
Pringles
Oreos
Snickers
Cheez-Its
Popchips
Takis
Herr's
Snyder's
Utz
Cape Cod
Wise
Nestlé
Hershey's
More food
5000 snacks?!
Star Wars Diet
We're eating!
Crunch news
The Simpsons
chickenortuna
Krispy Kreme

About Us
Site FAQ
Chips FAQ
Site Map
Subscriptions
In the News
Our Quest
Twitter
YouTube
Facebook
Snack Review

Jif Power Ups Creamy Peanut Butter Soft Baked Bars

Jif Power Ups Creamy Peanut Butter Soft Baked Bars

Buy snacks on Amazon #ad

Taste test: When we first encountered the Jif Power Ups brand, it seemed strange that it was being used for two very different products — peanut butter-filled granola clusters and peanut butter granola bars — and this third one is a whole new thing from those, as it's sort of a rectangular soft cookie with a peanut butter coating on one side. The only common element is the peanut butter.

Similar snacks

MichaszkiReese's Take 5Jif Power Ups Stacked with 3 Layers Super S'mores Flavored Granola BarReese's Puffs TreatsJif Power Ups Chewy Granola Bars Chocolate Flavored with Peanut ButterHostess Peanut Butter Totally Nutty

Before even getting to the bar, we need to cover some packaging problems. Each of the five pieces in the box was individually wrapped in a strong foil wrapper. It was very tough to open the wrapper, and even tougher to open it without breaking apart the fragile bar. The wrapper didn't work well for holding the bar while eating it, so thanks to the sugary peanut butter coating, sticky fingers become a high possibility.

As for the bars, the feel was slightly gritty, and the taste was just OK, nothing great, as the sweet peanut butter coating was just about good enough made up for the bland, oat-based bar. This was definitely a step below those first two Power Ups.

Shop: Buy snacks on Amazon #ad

Smell test: More than just peanut, can definitely smell the oats too, unfortunately.

From the package: “Say hello to Jif® Power Ups® — the perfect snack that starts with peanuts. Packed with goodness and yumminess, everyone wins with Jif Power Ups® Soft Baked Bars” ... “1st ingredient peanuts” ... “No corn syrup” ... “5g protein per serving” ... “The taste kids love! The goodness moms want”

Online store: Buy snacks on Amazon #ad

Company: J.M. Smucker Co.

Categories for this snack:

This snack was discovered at Shaw's at Boston University. Review published October 2019.

Most popular reviews

Takis Blue Heat
  1. Takis Blue Heat
  2. Moon Lodge The Whole Shabang Potato Chips
  3. Doritos Late Night All Nighter Cheeseburger
  4. Andy Capp's Salsa Fries
  5. Tostitos Holiday Bite Size Tortilla Chips

Most popular in previous months

Latest reviews

Pringles Scorchin' Chili & Lime

Still hungry? Check out the 100 latest reviews

What We're Eating

More ...

The Web Just Got Less Useful. Taquitos.net