Tag: Beef

Righteous Felon O.G. Hickory Beef Jerky

When you grab a bag of Righteous Felon O.G. Hickory Beef Jerky you know something is different. The bag appears to be a simple tan paper bag with only black and red ink, line art graphics and no fancy viewing window. The mug shot of the bull on the front with his tattoo, eye patch tells you this is all Natural… with… Read more →

Old Trapper Peppered Beef Jerky

On the back of the package you read… “When you go into restaurants, are you embarrassed by how long you make the waiter grind fresh pepper onto your meal? If so Old Trapper Peppered Jerky is your flavor.” Ah yes… I’m in!  Peaking through the clear window on the front of the package reveals a rich dark red tinted meat… Read more →

Amish Farms Black Peppered Beef Jerky

When I first saw the Amish Farms Black Peppered Jerky bag my mind imagined the rolling pastures of Ohio, Indiana and Pennsylvania. I saw buggies riding along country roads with friendly but camera-shy passengers. Having grown-up in this part of the country I spent a lot of time traveling the back-roads of Lancaster County, PA headed to the Hershey and Carlisle car… Read more →

Pacific Gold Garlic & Crushed Black Pepper Beef Jerky

This weekend we visited the Stagecoach Music Festival in Indio CA with a couple bags of Pacific Gold Garlic & Crushed Black Pepper Beef Jerky by Oberto. We bought these massive bags o’ Jerky at the Costco when we were packing for our weekend trip to the RV Resort at the festival. When you crack open this 8 oz bag you realize… Read more →

Tillamook Smoked Jalapeno Beef Jerky

I love jerky with big flavor and the Tillamook Smoked Jalapeno does not disappoint. We opening the bag of this jerky you immediately can see the natural cuts of beef used. With a slightly reddish color the cuts are thick bite sized chunks. As you chew the meat it stats with a slightly sweet taste and then you taste the smoke… Read more →

The Don Spicy Original Beef Jerky

The Don is the self-proclaimed “Godfather of all Jerky” and they drive the point home on the package with the Green, White and Red Italian flag stripes and the 45 (ish) caliber pistol artwork used in place of the “r” in Jerky like the Sopranos. This Jerky is marketed by The Don Jerky Factory hailing from the mean-streets of Arcadia, California. This is… Read more →

Ajay’s Montana Bananas Original Extra Hot Beef Jerky

I am a big fan of this spicy Jerky as I began the tasting I was not ready to write my thoughts down so I had to force myself to put the bag away and save some for later. Ultimately I was only able to hold out and save two pieces for this review, because i enjoyed it so much. AJay’s… Read more →

Sprouts Beef Teriyaki Jerky

Sprouts Farmers Market is a grocery store chain out of Phoenix Arizona that focuses on “helping customers live a healthy lifestyle at an affordable price”. Sprouts offers a private labeled brand of Beef Jerky in it stores that as the package proclaims is made from beef raised without added hormones and that has no nitrites, no erythorbate (a preservative) and no added… Read more →

Country Archer Cracked Pepper Beef Jerky

Country Archer is a small production brand that comes from the little town of Grand Terrace in sunny southern California. This jerky is the product of a former butcher who has focused on producing jerky from high-quality cuts of meat since 1977. What is amazing is this relatively unknown boutique brand is packaged in its own USDA inspected facility. Basically, the team… Read more →

Field Trip Honey Spice Beef Jerky

Field Trip Jerky is an East Coast artisan jerky company founded by three friends who have pressed their brand forward into many retail locations nationwide. When you open the Honey Spice No 11 it has a fresh nose where you can smell the beef and spices including the cayenne pepper. The texture of the jerky is dry-rub style, firm to the touch… Read more →