Sitting on top of my refrigerator is a half full loaf of Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread. It is the third type of Aldi’s bread that I have purchased and eaten during the past few weeks.
This cinnamon raisin bread is so good, that I feel compelled to write a review of it. Presented here, as a service to the consumer at large, is an article which reviews and examines Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread.
The net weight of the standard sized loaf of Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread is 16 ounces (454 grams). According to the product’s nutrition facts label, the loaf contains 16 one slice (30 grams) servings.
The serving size does seem accurate. Every time I’ve eaten this bread, one slice has been enough to satisfy my appetite.
The regular retail price charged for one 16 ounce loaf of Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread at Hartford, Connecticut area Aldi supermarkets is approximately $1.99. The per slice cost of this excellent bread works out to approximately $0.12c, which I think is very reasonable. The regular retail price of similar, name brand breads is usually significantly higher.
Texture / Consistency
This cinnamon raisin bread offers a very appealing texture. Each slice is appropriately soft, but like every other variety of Aldi’s bread I’ve tried, it is also firm and sturdy. This sliced cinnamon raisin bread is populated with plenty of soft, tasty raisins and it features lots of cinnamon swirls.
Although I really like the texture of Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread straight from the bag, I like its texture even more when it is toasted.
Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread contains 80 calories, with 10 calories from fat, per one slice (30 grams) serving. This bread also contains 0 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams trans fat, 1 gram total fat, 0 mg of cholesterol, 110 mg of sodium, 75 mg of potassium, 17 grams total carbohydrates, 1 gram of dietary fiber, 6 grams of sugars and 3 grams of protein, per one slice serving.
Taste / Flavor
When it comes to flavor, Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread rises to the head of the class. Through the years, I have eaten several different brands and varieties of cinnamon raisin bread and I honestly think that this variety is one of the best I have encountered.
Before I even touched a loaf of this bread at the grocery store, I could smell the cinnamon and raisin goodness emanating from within the wrapper. This bread features a tantalizing flavor that is slightly sweet, but the amount of sugar in the bread is pretty low.
So far, I have eaten this bread plain, toasted, topped with peanut butter and topped with vegetable oil spread. No matter how it is eaten, Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread is delicious. Now, I want to make French toast using this bread. On a flavor scale of one through ten, I would assign this product a rating of 9.5.
Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread is packaged in a heavy duty, clear plastic bread wrapper, or bag. The wrapper features a purple, brown and white label and a listing of all pertinent ingredient and nutrition information.
If you’re a fan of raisin bread, chances are you would really enjoy eating Aldi’s L’oven Fresh Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread. If you’ve never tried raisin bread, try this bread, most likely, you’ll be glad you did.
This scrumptious, reasonably priced item is regularly stocked and sold at Aldi supermarkets everywhere and is highly recommended by this food writer.
Personal experience with the product
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