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Community Level 5vickitomli...

vickitomlinson

Half fat, full taste!

AdvantagesFantastically versatile, tasty, good value

DisadvantagesAlthough it is 50% fat free, it is still 15% fat

"It is a sad fact that far too many reduced fat products also seem to be “taste reduced” – thankfully Sainsbury’s Be Good To Yourself 50% less fat Crème is not one of these! It can be bought in any branch of Sainsburys, and is found in the dairy section (near the cream) costing around 89p for a 200ml carton, although it does seem to be on special offer quite often. The carton is mainly white and is cylindrical in shape, being ..." Read review
21.08.2003

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Community Level 2DaniBarry

DaniBarry

Multi-functional food!

AdvantagesTastes Fab

DisadvantagesNone that I can think of

"Sainsburys Half Fat (Be Good To Yourself) Creme Fraiche. About £1.39 for a large tub This is by and large, the most versatile product that i use to cook with. Having been brought up in a German Family, I love all things creamy, but being a scientist I am aware that this isn't very healthy. This product helps me satisfy my need for creamy things while still being relatively healthy. It is more running in texture than full fat creme fraiches, ..." Read review
24.07.2003

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Community Level 3tiggy77

tiggy77

An alternative to cream

AdvantagesCan be used for both savoury and sweet dishes

DisadvantagesYou end up eating loads of it

"I love creamy food so rather than using cream I'll add creme fraiche to a sauce I'm making. This half fat creme fraiche is one that I use quite often as it seems to taste just as good as the full fat one. I feel I am being much healthier aswell but tend use lots of it! Just stir it into a sauce near the end of cooking - it can be anything from a pasta sauce to a curry. Not much is needed and it gives a sauce a lovely smooth texture. Creme fraiche ..." Read review
30.10.2001

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