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Not quite the cream of the crop

Advantages: Very good value for money
Disadvantages: It's not really creamy for a creamed soup

INTRODUCTION I try and cook from scratch where possible, but every now and again its handy to have a few choices of easy to cook meals in the cupboard waiting for the time when my laziness and hunger requires a meal that goes “ping” after five mi ...

StewwyB 06.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Sainsbury's Basics Creamed Tomato Soup

Basic ally.... I'm poor...!?

Advantages: cheap, warm and does squash in my rucksack
Disadvantages: pain if you can't find a can opener, colour of soup isnt appealing

COST: 23p PLACE OF PURCHASE: Sainsbury's (Basics Range) AMOUNT IN CAN: 400g Calories per can: 142 Cals TIME TO COOK: 4 minutes Yes you can all sit there in your fancy central heated houses, on furniture that isnt an upturned beer crate having just ...

mints4merlin 30.09.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sainsbury's Basics Creamed Tomato Soup

Super Soup!!! Don't Knock it till you tried it!

Advantages: Low in Fat, Calories and Sugars. High in Fibre and Protein. Cheap & Suitable for Vegetarians.
Disadvantages: You need a can opener... otherwise none!

These days for 50p you think you can just about get a packet of crisp or a bar of chocolate and let’s face it for most of us it is hitting us hard and we are making huge cut backs. However Sainsbury’s has released this beautiful tasting soup, which from ...

dioraaz 05.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sainsburys Be Good to Yourself Three Bean and Tomato soup

Yummy!

Advantages: It's tasty and very low in fat
Disadvantages: might be too spicy for some

...This soup is one of five flavours in Sainsburys "Be Good to Yourself" range and is my favourite of all. As the name implies, it is a tomato based soup, and the three beans involved are blackeye beans, borlotti beans and flageolet beans - 4% of the cont ...

Madge11 16.07.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sainsburys Be Good to Yourself Three Bean and Tomato soup

Needs souping up a bit

Advantages: Low price, plenty of vegetable pieces
Disadvantages: Overwhelmingly tomatoey in flavour, salty aftertaste.

...I am not really a fan of tinned soups in general, I rarely find one that tastes as good as home made. Having said that, I am always willing to be proved wrong. I decided to try Sainsbury's Basics Vegetable Soup because it was just 25p for a 400g tin. ...

ryeb 29.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Sainsbury's Basics Vegetable Soup