I noticed right away that they do taste just like a pop tart, just a little less ‘frostingy’ and a little more ‘jammy’. Keep in mind also though, the each of the crisps is fairly small so often times when you really want to indulge even 2 falls short. Sodium again is something that is required for you, so a little bit is always needed. They don’t know the problems we face, the temptations that we have. All of these are needed by your body for various purposes, and for such a small bar these are pretty sizable amounts. In comparison to a fruit snack such as again, an apple, you really miss out on the benefits of fibers here. The main ingredients include What Flour, Sugar, Glycerin, and Fructose. Bravo! That is how small the Lilliputian pop tarts are by the way. Again, not bad at all. A salad or bowl of fruit definitely has much more to offer as a snack. It sounds counter-productive, but if you drink more water your body won't feel the need to hold as much water. They reminded me of Pop-Tarts. After all, these are advertised as fruit crisps right? What next, diet butter, sold in chilled ‘portions’ the size of chocolate chip. (Spotted by Dave C at Hy-Vee.) I mean, they still look processed and seem to be full of sugar. If youâre anxious about the virusâs spread in your community, visit the CDC for up-to-date information and resources, or seek out mental health support. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. If you do so, you might see your picture in our next Spotted on Shelves post. QUICK REVIEW: Limited Edition Love, Oreo Cookies, REVIEW: Chips Ahoy Fudge Dipped Thins Bites, REVIEW: Hissho Sushi Cheetos Flamin' Hot Roll, REVIEW: McDonald’s Blueberry Muffin, Apple Fritter, and Cinnamon Roll, REVIEW: DiGiorno Pizza & Cookies Supreme Pizza and Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, REVIEW: Dunkin' Sourdough Breakfast Sandwich, REVIEW: Dunkin' Toasted Gingerbread Signature Latte, REVIEW: Little Caesars Pepperoni Cheeser! Each box of cereal costs $4.29, and similar to the new crisps, there's a kick, although it's not quite as significant. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Still, I figured with the reduced icing, maybe they are better for you than pop tarts… When I saw this tweet, I figured I would check pop tarts and Fruit Crisps and see if my theory that these are just small part tarts was true: I AM IM LOVE WITH SPECIAL K FRUIT CRISPS!! it … With new coffee options hitting shelves that don't even require a mug, you can treat yourself to a pick-me-up however you'd like. In a nutshell, these bars aren't half bad. Thank you to all the photo contributors! Keep up the good work!! Enjoy pop-tarts with fewer calories and sugar! They are part of the Special K Challenge Scam that Kellogg’s is running on us (read more here). Most of the time everything else you eat is pretty packed with these nutrients anyway, but a small push like this doesn't hurt. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. I am impressed that you can sit down and eat just one package though. Note I said recommended instead of limit, this is because you need carbs. Are they just Pop-Tarts, reduced in size to be 100 calories?In this article, I will go over each of the nutritional values listed, compare to alternatives, and look at the overall health value of this product. Also, if you want to send in photos and are wondering if we’ve already covered something or if the product is old, don’t worry about it. In any case, I consider these lilliputian pop tarts. None of these things are good for you, and hopefully no one is telling you that these are good ways to lose weight. When you package up bad foods into ‘portion’ sizes, where portion size refers to how little of that product I should eat, and then you sell multiple ‘portions’ in a box, you are just wasting natural resources (packaging), my patience, and space on this planet (packaging waste), because I am going to eat most of the ‘portions’ in the box in one sitting. They don’t like fast food, or cake, or potato chips. How can they be healthy? We need our own. Bakery-inspired Special K® Brown Sugar Cinnamon Pastry Crisps feature a perfect flavor balance of warm cinnamon and sweet brown sugar. You can find all Elite Daily's coverage of coronavirus here. The thing is though, I don’t mind that Pop Tarts are terrible for you and still for sale. The newest snack that Kellogg's has come out with is Special K Fruit Crisps, which come in either strawberry or blueberry flavor. Hell, about half the pastries in the counter at Starbuck’s have more icing and jammy filling than Pop Tarts. An amount such as this is perfectly healthy. However, if the rest of your diet is sufficient in fiber, this shouldn't be much of an issue. If you're expecting to eat them for any real health benefits though, you're at a loss. It's a classic combination that is as timeless as it is tasty. I like cake from time to time too, along with a good night of drunken debauchery. Sodium: Only 8mg of sodium per serving, which is about 3% of your daily limit. Your email address will not be published. Change ). Learn how your comment data is processed. The bar at least might have made me feel bad when I finished it and started fishing around for another one, there really is no reason not keep at the singles until the box is empty, and I won’t feel bad either until I start fishing around for another box. As a snack, this is a plus because you're not eating complete junk, there's some good in it as well! Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. The problem is though, that you won’t get full either. ANNOUNCEMENT: So what's the deal with no new Spotted and Fast Food News posts. I wouldn't be surprised if that was rounded up even, but hey, it's better than nothing right? Keep in mind though that this does not have any Vitamin A or C in it. Special K's Caramel Latte Pastry Crisps are currently available at participating grocery stores nationwide such as Walmart for a suggested retail price of $3.49. On the subject of chocolate chips, how about individually wrapping your chocolate chips and calling them diet ‘kisses’? “Diet kisses” will be the next thing on the market!!! It isn’t like I could take just one stick from a Kit Kat bar if there was one in the cupboard and put the rest back. What many people wonder, however, is whether this supposedly "healthy" food is even any good? This is far healthier than your average chocolate or granola bar, or any other pack of fruit roll-ups and whatnot you may have at hand. With that kind of self control you are going to be a fit person if you keep at it. Fit People need to exercise or they feel bad. They may not work for most, but I’m good with one. Love it. Sugars: The sugars in this aren't so bad either. Or reply to us (@theimpulsivebuy) on Twitter with the photo, where you spotted it, and the hashtag #spotted. These people are fit people through and through and they are sharing their fit routines, thinking that is what we need. The Special K line of food is supposed to boost health with nutritional benefits and minimal calorie and fat intake. 8 of them are 2 pop tarts. For the average person 1g is not nearly enough protein, so make sure you are getting more from your other meals. They go to bed early and are the first to leave the party. There really is nothing good about them. They reminded me of Pop-Tarts. However, for your weight-loss goals natural vs. artificial, especially in terms of such a small serving, this shouldn't really be a problem. Required fields are marked *. If I was able to walk away after having just one bite of something tasty I WOULD NOT BE IN THIS SITUATION IN THE FIRST PLACE!! I am glad. Diets that work... as opposed to the diets you usually show? Special K's new Caramel Latte Pastry Crisps, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC). They call them a diet food, and no one would consider a pop tart a good diet choice, so if something has the same nutritional make up as a pop tart, I would take issue with calling it a diet food.