Get Canucked Snack Box Review + Coupon – April 2017
Get Canucked is a monthly snack subscription box. From Get Canucked:
We deliver “Canada’s favourite snacks to subscribers worldwide every month, eh. Shipping is always free. What we lack on Netflix we gain in snacks. Canadian snack options are just better.”
Get Canucked offers three options: Sweet ‘n Savoury Canuck Box, Ketchup Chip Ship, or All Dressed Chip Ship.
This box was sent to us for review purposes. (Check out the review process post to learn more about how we review boxes.)
This review is of the Sweet n’ Savoury, $35 a month, box.
The Subscription Box: Get Canucked Savoury Canuck Box
The Cost: New U.S. Pricing: The Sweet ‘n Savoury Canuck Box is $35.00 a month worldwide. The Ketchup Chip Ship and All Dressed Chip Ship boxes are $30.00 a month worldwide. Shipping is always free.
The Products: “The Ketchup Chip Ship and All Dressed Chip Ship include: 8 bags of chips (40 g. each). The Sweet n’ Savoury Canuck Box typically includes the following: 5 bags of chips (40-65 g.), 5 chocolate items (40-60 g.), a monthly bonus surprise”
Ships to: Worldwide
Good to know: Shipping schedules have changed! Boxes purchased during the month now get shipped during the first week or so of the following month now.
Keep Track of Your Subscriptions: Add this box to your subscription list or wishlist!
Kraft Dinner, 225g. – Value $0.99?
I haven’t eaten a Kraft Mac n Cheese Dinner in forever. My brother ate so much of this in his early 20’s that my Mom would buy him a case of them every year for Christmas (and sadly still does even though he is 40 and married). I tore into this baby and decided to add a can of tuna to make it more filling (or depressing?). This was slightly more exciting since the packaging is slightly different than the US version, and of course, has all directions in French as well.
Dutch Crunch Kettle Cooked Potato Chips – Value $1.25? (a 9 oz. bag in a different flavor is available at Target for $3.39)
Yaaaaas! I am potato chips’ number one fan. I eat so many chips and am always looking for regional brands that I can’t find in my area, so this is right up my alley. These are a classic kettle cooked chip and are extremely crunchy!
Crispers- All Dressed – Value $0.99? (buy a 175g bag for $2.14 on Canadian Walmart.com for $2.14)
These are VERY flavorful. The chips are pretty standard greasy but are quite crisp, and thicker than a chip. The flavor has a lot going on, but the main things I taste are BBQ…but also maybe a ranch situation as well.
Humpty Dumpty Cheese Sticks – Value $1.25? (buy a 265g bag for $4.89 on Canadian Favourites)
These are cheese puffs, you guys! Makes me giggle that our northern friends have different terms for common snacks. “Sticks”? Cmon! They are clearly puffs.
Lays Ketchup Flavored Chips, 40g. – Value $1.55 (Dang, these are sought after. A 180g bag on Amazon is $7.00!)
I’ve heard of these fabled ketchup chips and I finally get to try them! They’re weird! A little sweet, but also tomato-y. I like that they are somehow purple.
Eat-More Candy Bar, 52g. – Value $2.92 (These also seem to be a cult favorite. Did you need 12? That’ll be $34.99 on eBay)
Are you familiar with Peanut Chews? They are probably hands down my favorite chocolate candy, and this Eat-More bar is constructed differently but tastes exactly the same. Chocolate and peanuts is a winning combo, so you know it’ll be good.
Maynards Wine Gums – Value: $0.99? (buy a 190g bag of similar candy on Amazon for $4.79)
Sorry I’m just comparing all of these Canadian snacks to American snacks, but that’s the easiest way to get the flavor across to you, right? As I type that though, I can’t think of this candy’s counterpart here in the US. They’re the kind of gummies that are more solid and chewy than a Haribo type. You can probably tell what the texture is like by looking at them. They kind of get stuck in your teeth a bit.
Maynards Fuzzy Peach – Value $0.99? (buy a 355g bag for $10.49 on Amazon)
There are like peach rings, my favorite gummy flavored candy! They are obviously not in ring form but are just as good.
Thrills Gum – Value $1.67 (If you want 20 packs, that’s a whopping $33.43 on Amazon)
Did you notice that the package says “Still tastes like soap!”? Ummmm- is that a thing that Canadians like? Anyone from Canada is welcome to let me know in the comments below…
Super Passion Flakie in Pomme-Framboise, 66g. – Value $1.32 (buy a 396g box for $7.89 on Canadian Favourites)
This pastry treat is a cross between a strawberry shortcake type thing and a turnover. It’s flakey, just like it says in its name, but is filled with creamy goo and a berry jam situation.
Original Wagon Wheel, 35g. – Value $0.22 (buy a 630g box for $3.97 at Walmart Canada)
Even thought this is the first time I reviewed this box, I noticed that they sent one of these in the February box as well, which would bum me out if I had gotten that one too. I’ll eat it though. I’ll never kick a marshmallow/chocolate treat out of bed for eating crackers.
Dad’s Cookie Biscuits, 37.5g. – Value: $0.56 (buy a 300g box for $4.49 at Canadian Favourites)
These were the last things I tried because they are the healthiest, but damn! These are good. They’re chewy and sweet oatmeal chocolate chip.
Verdict: This box had SO MUCH STUFF. I squealed when I opened it, even though I may have gotten a stomach ache after stuffing so much candy and chips in my face. I’m clearly into “Getting Canucked” more in the future. As for the dollar value, I estimated all of these items to cost about $15, which is much lower than the $35 a month cost. However, if you wanted to get all of them on your own, you’d have to buy larger packages or cases (which cost a ton), and prob pay shipping each time. Some were hard to find at all. I could definitely see a Canadian out of their home country ordering this because they missed the cult favorites.
What do you think? Are you going to Get Canucked?