The Pumpkin Themed Taste Test of 2014 (Cookies, Cakes, Deserts)

This is a summary of the Pumpkin Spice taste test i had Last fall of 2014. it was the first time i had noticed that there was a wide variety of pumpkin flavored items available and i went wild trying out everything i can get my hand on. (Special note: all information is from an excel sheet i had created and all pictures are from what i could find online to best represent what the item looked like.)

Please forgive my descriptions of the flavor intensity, I know my overview is very short and to the chase, but my old rating scale is a bit broad.  I can explain bit on what my rating scale means:
Perfect: most wonderful, delightful item
Very Good: I was very pleased with the item and more likely bought it again
Good: It tasted good, and I enjoyed sharing it with other people
Surprisingly good: I thought it would be bad at first but was impressed with the item
OK: the food is nothing too special, alright to eat but I would not go out of my way to purchase it again
Meh:  the food was nothing special, not good, nor bad, just flys under the radar of edible but I would not accept it if someone gave it to me for free.
Bad: it was terrible and I either trashed it or returned the item to the store.
NO: just bad, so bad I would say no and walk away


Market Pantry   Pumpkin Pie cheesecake Cookie
: 33g 170cal 8F 24C 1P 1fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity: Whisper
Overview: taste more like cheesecake cookie, cannot taste pumpkin
Rating:  meh

Market Pantry   Pumpkin Spiced Cereal Bar
: 38g 160cal 7F 22C 2P 2fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity: Light
Overview: soft chew bar, very light flavor
Rating: meh

Jell-o Pumpkin spice cheesecake pudding
: 92g 130cal 3F 23C 3P 1fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity: Strong
Overview: like whips yogurt, spells like pumpkin, taste like sweet pumpkin puree
Rating: Very Good

Tastykake Pumpkin Spiced Cupcake
: 2 cakes 220cal 7F 39C 2P 1fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity: Light & sweet
Overview: the cake has light flavor but the frosting overpowers the cupcake.
Rating: ok

Nabisco Oreo Pumpkin Spice Cookie                
: 2 cookies 150cal 7F 20C 0P 0fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity: Light & sweet
Overview: Cookie is graham cracker flavor. Filling is sweet with a hint of pumpkin pie flavor.
Rating: ok

Pepperidge Farm Milano cookie Pumpkin Spice
: 25g 130cal 7F 16C 1P <1fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity: Strong
Overview: Reminds you of a fresh slice of homemade pumpkin pie. Tastes like Halloween kicked you in the mouth.
Rating: Good

Pepperidge Farm Cookie Pumpkin Cheesecake
: 30g 130cal 4.5F 21C 1P 1fiber
Pumpkin Flavor Intensity:  Strong
Overview: Tastes like pumpkin pie and cheesecake had a baby in cookie form.
Rating: Very Good

If you have tried these products please leave a comment and share your experience with it.

Please feel free to provide feedback and rate on how helpful this review was for you or if there are any additional things you would like me to include in order to make the reviews better for you.


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