As a marine scientist, Nick Mendoza sailed several trans-Pacific research expeditions. On the eve of journey’s-end, the captain makes a ritual toast to Neptune—the protector who grants safe passage across his realm. OneForNeptune maintains tradition by paying homage to our most valuable resource, the Ocean. Nick’s passion is finding ways of directly impacting Read More
The Smokehouse Jerky Co. brand name was launched in 2008. On January 2/2017, Franco and his wife Patti Fonseca acquired Smokehouse Jerky Co. from Trent Levinson and his wife Barbie. Franco has since added some new flavors, and they have a new web site design. All Smokehouse Jerky Co. jerky is made in small batches. Tender Heifer Snack Co. are always looking for Read More
Over a year and a half ago, Uncle Andy’s Jerky shut down production to search for a better way to fulfill Andy’s vision of rapid innovation. As of May 1, 2018, Uncle Andy’s Jerky launched a Kickstarter campaign to reach Andy’s goal of making the most flavorful small batch jerky in the market. Everybody is encouraged to support Uncle Andy’s Jerky Kickstarter campaign, which ends on May 31/2018, and offers rewards. The first review on Uncle Andy’s Jerky will focus on a 1 ounce/28 gram bag of their Berry Sour Basil Read More
The next review on Chomps will be on a 1.15 ounce/32 gram bag of their Crankin’ Cranberry flavored 100% grass-fed beef stick. This flavor is described as hot habanero peppers giving an extra spicy, savory base flavor, which is enhanced by the addition of sweet and tangy dried cranberries. The bag was kindly submitted for review by Team Chomps.
The next review for Derf Jerky will be on a 2.1 ounce/60 gram bag of their Fumée Framboise (Smoked Raspberry) flavored beef jerky. This flavor is described as having a balanced mixture of chipotle with a hint of raspberry jam, and finally sprinkled with sesame seeds. The jerky was kindly submitted for review by one of the owners, Fred Le Tourneux-Gagnon. Cleverly, Derf is Fred’s name spelled backwards. Read More
The next review on Smokehouse Jerky Co. will focus on a 3 ounce/84 gram bag of their boysenberry flavored beef brisket jerky. This jerky was kindly submitted for review by one of the owners, Franco Fonseca.
This jerky is manufactured and distributed by Tender Heifer Snack Co., and they are based out of Beaumont, California. The Smokehouse Jerky Co. brand name was launched in 2008. On January 2/2017, Franco Read More