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As a frequent shopper, I`ve seen the Trader Joe`s Roasted Chicken Patties from time to time. I decided to pick a package up to give it a try because it is more along the lines of a convenience food (as in you heat it and eat it). Even though I typically prefer raw chicken burger patties I figured Id forgo my preference and think outside the box if you will.
Truthfully, I`d been hesitant to purchase the patties because they are quite thick. I have texture issues with food and chicken products tend to be my nemesis, particularly when it comes to texture. I stashed these in the refrigerator and pulled them out one day when I wasn`t in the mood to truly cook. I heated the patties in the microwave per the directions and allowed them to cool just slightly before serving.
The patties are refrigerated, fully cooked, and are a pretty good source of protein (26 grams). The downside as you can imagine is the texture. They`re thick, chewy, almost rubbery patties. I feel like you could bounce them they`re so condensed and chewy. I merely ate it because I had no other options and I was quite hungry but I wasnt really a fan and I more than likely will not be repurchasing these.
Each patty is 180 calories or 5 points plus values.