A collection of snacks in the Philippines

Nova Multigrain snack

Jack ‘N Jill really came out with a winner with their Nova chips.  Everyone seems to really like the sweet somewhat light cheese taste of their Country Cheddar Nova.  Other Flavor variants of Nova are not very popular. I don’t know if you guys remember the blue package nova? No?  Haven’t tasted it?  Don’t Worry, you’re not missing out on anything.  Nova country cheddar is all you need.

Nova claims it is a healthy mix of four wholesome grains. Corn, Rice, Wheat and Oats.  This combination gives the chips a sweet nutty taste.

Nova is still quite unhealthy because 1 large bag contains three servings and each serving has 13% of your RDA of saturated fat.  Carbohydrates are at 7% RDA and Fiber is at 8% RDA.  Nova has NO VITAMINS whatsoever.  0% for Vitamins A, C, Calcium and Iron.

It’s still delicious and I love Nova.  It’s not too salty since Sodium is a 70mg or 3% RDA per serving and it is the type of chip that actualy makes you a little full after eating it.  I guess that’s because of the fiber content.  However if you really want to get full and eat a healthy snack, reach for a piece of FRUIT.  That’s way better than snacking on “health chips.”

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11 responses

  1. Mr Senen

    Hey Martin! My computer crapped out on me, and I was finally able to atleast get my broken laptop fixed. Now I must fix my regular computer! Anyways, I like your new blog! This snack reminds me of something we have in the USA called SunChips http://www.sunchips.com Pretty Yummy Stuff

    May 31, 2008 at 7:30 pm

  2. adrian

    where can i buy this online…..i’m here in USA..

    February 4, 2009 at 9:57 am

  3. u8mypinkcookies

    The bbq flavored Nova is what I like.

    August 10, 2009 at 1:26 pm

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  5. pinky

    @adrian: You could only buy this in the philippines!

    January 15, 2011 at 10:36 am

  6. merna

    soooo goood loove the summer salad flavour yuumm

    April 18, 2011 at 12:58 pm

  7. my fave is bbq!

    November 14, 2011 at 7:27 am

  8. what will be the preservatives added in nova ? reply please asap 😉

    September 17, 2012 at 10:06 am

  9. chin

    ang tigas ng chips nito,, kakaasar kainin

    April 18, 2013 at 6:35 am

  10. chin

    pano mukhang yero ang chips ng nova kaya ung tigas ng chips,,, parang yero din,, kya d n ko bumibili ng snack na to.. talo pa ng lays….

    April 18, 2013 at 6:37 am

  11. rio

    wag kanang bumili kasi wala ka ng ngipin hindi mo kayang kagatin pilit kang bumibili bwahahahahaha mahirap ba intindihin wag kumain pag di kaya ok This just in those with teeth like you toothless trying hahahahaha.

    February 26, 2014 at 6:37 am

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