A few days ago, I purchased a container of Underwood Chicken Spread at a West Hartford, Connecticut Walgreens Pharmacy. It was the third can of this wonderful chicken spread I had purchased at that Walgreens Pharmacy in less than a month. The product has been on sale for several weeks there and I purchased a can of it every time I have recently visited the store.
For many years, I have been a big fan of this product and I think it would be a great item to review. Presented here, as a service to the consumer at large, is an article which reviews and examines Underwood Chicken Spread.
The net weight of the standard sized container of Underwood Chicken Spread is 4.25 ounces (120 grams). According to the product’s nutrition facts label, the container holds about two servings.
The regular retail price charged for one can of Underwood Chicken Spread at Hartford, Connecticut area supermarkets ranges between $1.89 and $1.95. This price seems reasonable to me. This chicken spread certainly is worth $0.95c – $1 per serving.
The sale price that I have paying for this product at Walgreens Pharmacy is $1.50 per container.
Consistency / Texture
This delightful chicken spread features a fairly smooth consistency that also contains chunks of real chicken meat. Personally, I really like the texture, or consistency of this item. It spreads easily on bread, usually without tearing it and it offers a pleasant mouth feel. The texture is similar to chicken salad, without celery, onions and other ingredients.
Underwood Chicken Spread contains 140 calories, with 100 calories from fat, per 1/4 cup serving. This product also contains 2 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams trans fat, 11 grams total fat, 30 mg of cholesterol, 360 mg of sodium, 2 grams total carbohydrates, 0 grams of fiber, 0 grams of sugars and 7 grams of protein, per 1/4 cup serving.
Taste / Flavor
A mellow and comfort food like flavor is offered by Underwood Chicken Spread. I’ve been eating this product for many years and I’m glad the spread tastes the same way it did two decades ago.
Every time I eat this chicken spread, I can taste the flavor of chicken stock or fat, which gives the spread somewhat of a hearty flavor. Underwood Chicken Spread possesses a unique flavor that is lightly seasoned and reminiscent of a chicken salad.
On a flavor scale of one through ten, I would assign this product a rating of 9.75.
Underwood Chicken Spread is packaged in a metal can that features an easy-to-use pull tab opener. The can is contained in a white, red and yellow paper wrapper that envelopes and folds over the entire container.
The front label features an illustration of a sandwich filled with this spread, along with a red devil like figure holding a pitchfork. The rear label on this item lists all pertinent ingredient and nutritional information.
This tasty and convenient chicken spread is a good item to have on hand in one’s pantry or cupboard. It is an excellent product to use in school and work lunches and it is a great item to serve and eat as a snack at anytime. Available at food retailers across America, Underwood Chicken Spread is highly recommended by this food writer.
Personal experience with the product
The product label