Gold Emblem seemed to start appearing in stores about three years ago. This Gold Emblem jerky brand seems to be a replacement to the Clover Valley jerky brand, although that is not verified. While CVS Pharmacy, Inc. ditributes this jerky, I generally refer to this jerky as Dollar Store jerky. The quality of Dollar Store jerky has come a long way in the last dozen years. Read More
The first review on Chef Craig’s Beef Jerky will focus on a 1.75 ounce/50 gram bag of their original flavored beef jerky. The flavor is described as having a dry, chewy texture that is slightly spicy with a good deal of sweet and smokiness. This flavor was kindly submitted for review by the founder, Chef Craig Mitchell.