In 1955, a small meat shop called Balwell’s in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, laid the foundation for a beloved national treasure among beef jerky enthusiasts – Wild Bill’s beef jerky. By 1983, Balwell’s had embarked on a journey to craft premium beef jerky and meat snacks, setting the gold standard for jerky quality. Wild Bill’s claim to fame lies in its offering of long, delectable strips of premium Read More
This will be the second review for Wild Bill’s hickory smoked Jerky From The Jar style of beef jerky, which refers to a mason jar. The jerky weight has since been reduced, the price increased, the bag design has been tweaked, and the ingredient list may have changed. This 2 ounce/57 gram bag was purchased at a gas bar convenience store in Sayre, Pennsylvania.
Note: For a current live taste review on what may be a tweaked ingredient list, open up Wild Bill’s – Hickory Smoked Beef Jerky From The Jar (Review #2).
This will be the first review for Wild Bill’s hickory smoked ‘Jerky From The Jar’ style of beef jerky, referring to a mason jar. This 2.3 ounce/62 gram bag was purchased at a convenience store in Kearny, New Jersey back in 2011. Read More
The next review for Wild Bill’s will be on a 3 ounce/85 gram bag of their teriyaki beef jerky. This flavor is described as being sweet, savory, and packed full of rich flavor in every bite. The bag was purchased at a gas bar convenience store in Sayre, Pennsylvania.
Of all jerky brands reviewed to Read More
This will be the second review for Wild Bill’s hickory smoked beef jerky, which includes a live taste review. This 3 ounce/85 gram bag was purchased at a Wawa gas station in Kearny, New Jersey, in December 2014.
The Wild Bill’s brand name is owned by the very large and successful Monogram Meat Snacks, LLC., located in Memphis, Tennessee. Prior to being acquired by Monogram Meat Snacks, LLC. in 2009, the Wild Bill’s brand name originated in 1955 within Read More
The next review on Wild Bill’s will be on a 3 ounce/85 gram bag of their sweet maple glazed flavored bacon jerky. This bag was purchased at Bourbon Street Liquors in Phillipsburg, New Jersey, back in December 2013.
The popular Wild Bill’s brand of jerky is manufactured and distributed by the very large jerky company Monogram Meat Snacks, LLC, located in Memphis, Tennessee. Once upon a time, this jerky was made Read More
Note January 2015: For a recent, live taste review, open this Wild Bill’s Hickory Smoked Review #2.
In 2009, at a Tops Friendly Market store in Penn Yan, New York, I purchased a 3.25 ounce/92 gram bag of this Wild Bill’s hickory smoked flavor. I actually have four unique bags of this hickory smoked flavor, but the ingredient lists are all the same, so this will only count as one review. Read More