In case you didn’t know (and you should), ingredients lists are in order of the ingredient with the largest amount in the product listed first, and the least amount listed last. Do not be tricked with the Uncrustables products that are on whole wheat bread with reduced sugar. MSG? They have them at my school and I love them so I get them sometimes, but my friend's sister says they're bad for you. A few harmful qualities may be associated, but only under certain circumstances such as an allergic reaction. Saturated Fat 3g 15% […] People – actually – buy – them! Or a doughnut? There's an Uncrustables ® Sandwich to please everyone in your unstoppable family. ● Unbleached whole wheat flour: Unlike refined white flours, with whole wheat you get the nutrient benefits of the entire grain, which means fiber, B vitamins and iron. ● Yeast: The most common leavening agent, since breads need yeast to rise. All rights reserved. I want to know where you shop. Thanks for answering my question! So let’s take a look at the ingredients list, shall we? We shall start with the most popular kind of Uncrustables – with Peanut butter and jelly filling. I make frozen PB&J sandwiches all the time! I understand wanting America to be more healthy, but i cant get through all the bitchy filler to see the real information lying in all of these posts. We will never sell or rent your email address to anyone. Written by Desmond | While I’m usually nutty about peanuts, actually a type of legume, because of their healthy fats and the antioxidant resveratrol, any food that has been hydrogenated is typically a no-go. Does your shadoobie smell like flowers? call me lazy, but i dont see much difference, and in todays economy, im not going to be the one freaking out about HFCS when its really fat and saturated fat that we need to be concerned with. People tell me to gain weight. If our girl Candi knew that, she’d be less hard-pressed to argue that uncrustables are better for you than real PB&J. Very beneficial to your health. ● Peanuts, fully hydrogenated vegetable oil, sugar, mono and diglycerides (we’ve already talked about this no-go), salt and molasses (more sugar!). Choose a flavor below to find out more. No kids, but would probably feed one to my niece and nephew ha. There is 37 grams of sugar in the PB & J Lunchable. ● Calcium peroxide: The oxidative properties make calcium peroxide a good bleaching agent for flour. Things rated a 'B' may have some harmful qualities to pay attention to. I’m not eating tasteless food because it’s laced with HFCS. In the future, you might want to keep that in mind. Still, moderation is important. ● Datem: This is an emulsifier (yep, another one!) We will also get rid of ads... forever! Here’s the ingredients listed for just the “honey”: Sounds yummy eh? ● Sodium stearoyl lactylate: Emulsifier and preservative commonly used in manufactured bread and baked goods. Hi Lisa! (I do not like huffing and puffing…), I usually eat homemade stuff – but I do occasionally indulge in products like Uncrustables. It takes so little time that the busiest of parents can somehow fit it in. They are non-GMO and do not have high fructose corn syrup but there are also many additives and conditioners to help stabilize the bread dough for the long shelf life. For others, there is nothing worst like a crust on a sandwich, especially kids! ( Log Out / ( Log Out / Trans fat in the bread=dealbreaker. I believe if we did not have items like lunch ables and uncrustables we would find the time to make a lunch! Snack Girl makes frequent visits to her local supermarket to check up on the latest. Most of the ingredients in the peanut butter and jelly are chemically processed which strips the nutrients, leaving a completely non-nutritious product. STRAWBERRY SPREAD: SUGAR, STRAWBERRIES, WATER, CONTAINS 2% OR LESS OF: FRUIT PECTIN, CITRIC ACID, LOCUST BEAN GUM, POTASSIUM SORBATE (PRESERVATIVE), CALCIUM CHLORIDE. For example, azodicarbonamide can cause allergic and respiratory reactions. You grab one on the way out the door and it's ready when you need a snack. Change ), Worlds Fattest Man’s party ruined by physical limitations of THIRD-DIMENSION. Yum! That is rude and irrelevant. Argh (thanks, Kristine). HFCS has the same ratio of sugars as table sugar. While consuming/doing something unhealthy once in a blue moon shouldn't hurt, we definitely recommend eliminating 'D' items as a regular part of your routine/diet. I know a woman who’s son was recently hospitalized from diabetic shock. I don't see how they could be though. Mono and diglycerides are known to increase the risk of heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. I believe if we did not have items like lunch ables and uncrustables we would find the time to make a lunch! Sugars 10g Although there are no proven negative health effects, China has banned the use of this ingredient in bread because it was found to be no longer necessary with the improvement in flour quality. I still don’t know what this is? Sorry, Smucker’s, this is definitely Too Good To Be Food! It is junk food, not the worst kind of course, and if you eat it in moderation, it is fine. Uncrustables Peanut Butter and Honey on Whole Wheat; Uncrustables Chocolate Flavored Hazelnut Spread; There you have it, there are 4 vegan Smucker’s Uncrustable varieties that you can stock up for yourself, friends, or for the little ones without any animal products. Lisa, you open my eyes to products I had no ideas existed -- thanks! Yes, people, there are parents who are just trying to keep it together. Both beneficial and harmful qualities associated. Although this may be true, the product still contains hydrogenated oils, azodicarbonamide, corn syrup, and mono / diglycerides that are not good for one's diet. ( Log Out / Oh the convinces we have today! ● It’s called “strawberry spread” but with sugar listed first, it contains more added sugar than actual strawberries! It offends me that you refer to them as “fatties” throughout the article. A PB&J sandwich shouldn’t be that complicated, right? It’s a bird! Obviously, YOU can find a bread with less additives, peanut butter without added oil, and better tasting jam (and you can cut off the crust). Off your name, I cannot really decide it shall mean that you are of Arabic origin or simply palmed on your keyboard. Harmful to your health. One Uncrustable has 170 mg of sodium. One PopTart has 14 grams of sugar per serving and this sandwich has only 6 grams. They have them at my school and I love them so I get them sometimes, but my friend's sister says they're bad for you.