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Kozy Shack Rice Pudding

Heidi Jan 23, 2000 01:20 PM

I have recently discovered Kozy Shack rice pudding in the dairy cases of many local stores. Let me tell you, it is REALLY good, clean, uncomplicated, homey tasting rice pudding. An added perk, and not the reason I tried it but a perk nonetheless, is it is very lowfat. I have also tried their tapioca which I don't like as much, lots of gluey vanilla pudding with a few scatterings of larger tapioca pearls, and today I was going to try the chocolate pudding but I lost it to the garage floor trying to carry in too much at one time.

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    Jim Leff RE: Heidi Jan 23, 2000 01:35 PM

    Yup! Kozy Shack Rice Pudding is one of the best easy-to-find mass produced food products in the country. It's just AMAZINGLY good. And all natural--they even use real vanilla!

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      dan silverman RE: Jim Leff Jan 25, 2000 10:41 PM

      Kozy Shack rice pudding rules!!!

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      Trisha RE: Heidi Jan 23, 2000 02:05 PM

      "An added perk, and not the reason I tried it but a perk nonetheless, is it is very lowfat"

      I think this is quite possibly the only food website whose users feel compelled to apologize before using the term "lowfat"

      ; )


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        Susan RE: Heidi Jan 24, 2000 08:43 AM

        Sorry about the chocolate pudding. You have a lucky garage floor! I highly recommend the chocolate. Very chocolatey, and no weird chemical aftertaste.


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          Jill Black RE: Heidi Jan 29, 2000 10:06 AM

          Another boon: it's gluten-free, if you know anyone with a celiac/sprue condition.

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            Jeremy Shatan RE: Heidi Apr 25, 2000 10:02 AM

            My wife and I are both devoted fans of Kozy Shack - it's fresh, they use real vanilla, and it's made right on Long Island! It's the only store bought pudding I can eat. I like the rice, she likes the chocolate! I have made both types of pudding at home and Kozy Shack is more than just a timesaver!

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              Elinore RE: Heidi Aug 27, 2002 08:39 PM

              Yes, the "original" rice pudding is good, but I like to stir in a little skim milk and then some fat free Cool Whip. That makes a very low fat pudding! And it's creamier, looser, the way I like it.

              Now I'm waiting for their newer European style rice pudding to make it to my part of the country. I had some in Seattle and it was great. I don't add anything to that. But when I came back home, none of our stores had it. As a matter of fact, I was just checking now to see if Kozy Shack has any suggestions for me as to where I can get this European rice pudding of theirs.

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                BeeZee RE: Elinore Nov 13, 2008 03:56 PM

                Love the European style rice pudding, very nice vanilla flavor.
                As someone who hates eggs (custard, creme brulee) I appreciate that their pudding doesn't taste very "eggy".

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                at24 RE: Heidi Nov 13, 2008 03:46 PM

                Just tried the chocolate pudding. Very good and I am really impressed they actually put sugar in it. NO HCFS!

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