Yummy Bazaar June 2016 Subscription Box Review – Mini Box

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Yummy Bazaar Sampler Box June 2016 box

Yummy Bazaar delivers gourmet food items to your door monthly.  This Destination Food Club is available in a large Full Experience size and mini Sampler size.  With the Full Experience you’ll get 6-8 full sized gourmet items from your destination for $35.95.  The Sampler subscription sends 6-8 sample sizes for $9.95.  While the Full Experience Box focuses on a different country each month, the Sampler Box has a monthly World Theme that is described as featuring products from 2-3 different countries each month — some months include more destinations.

This review covers the Sampler Box for June 2016 – only $9.95 per month!

Yummy Bazaar Sampler Box June 2016 unboxing

The packaging is a bit simpler than the Full Experience Box, but you still get an info sheet detailing the contents of the box.
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The sheet may borrow some of the imagery from the Full Experience box, but the products and destinations can be very different.  This box did include a pair of items from Korea!
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The info card details the products.  The origin of each item is provided — This month covered a lot of real estate, visiting Spain, Japan, Korea, and Turkey!

Yummy Bazaar Sampler Box June 2016 review

Everything in the box.

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Jose Andres Potato Chips With Himalayan Pink Salt (Spain):  This all-natural potato chip has a very nice crunch and retains quite a bit of the extra virgin olive oil in which it was cooked.  They are lightly salted with lovely Himalayan pink salt.  These were a nice, straightforward version of a chip.

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Koska Sesame Krokan Bar (Turkey):  This version of sesame crocan is not very sweet, but it is crunchy with a bit of tenderness and has a nice sesame flavor that is not particularly toasted or dark.  A very enjoyable textural treat.

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Basak Ezogelin Tomato Lentil With Mint Soup (Turkey):  This mix is a very elegant version of tomato soup, incorporating hearty lentils and Turkish spices.  The bulgur, red lentil, and mint soup is very popular in Turkey and is served as a wedding soup.

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Vitrely Wave Roasted Seaweed in Spicy Gochujang Sauce (Korea):  These crunchy loafs of laver (seaweed) have a liberal sprinkling of sesame seeds inside for added flavor and texture.  The real dose of flavor comes from the addition of gochujang, a fermented hot sauce that packs a kick.

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Maruesu Soft Dried Squid Shreds (Japan):  These dried squid are typically served as a drinking snack, or otsumami, in Japan.  These dried tentacles are prepared as to remain tender and easy to chew.

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Orion Soft Custard Cup Cake (Korea):  This delicious little cake is made with eggs and tapioca.  Filled with custard, it’s like a traditional Korean version of a Hostess cake.

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The inside contains a very rich and thick vanilla custard.  Mmmm…

The Mini Box is a fun way to try some delicious snacks from all over the place.  It doesn’t have the uniform theming of the Full Experience, but it is a good way to get your international food fix and a really good deal at less than $10 per month!

Have you tried the Yümmy Bazaar Sampler box?  What did you think of this month’s goodies?

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The Subscription: Yummy Bazaar
The Description: Discover some of the most authentic and delicious foods from around the world, delivered to your doorstep. In the Mini box, each month receive 6-8 snack size products from a delicious country, with one product being full size (The Full Experience includes all full-size products).  Ordinarily, each month features a new country — the holiday boxes have focused on multiple countries within each box.
The Price: $35.95 per month for the Full Experience; $9.95 per month for the mini box.  This review covered the Mini box.
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