Timios Zookers Animal Shaped Biscuits with Cherry Bits (12+ months) Review

Good Snack Idea

Healthy quick Snacks

For Me, there is always a dearth of good easy snack ideas for kids

Also, it takes a lot of time to think about yummy and healthy snacks to make

The ones we get in the market are full of additives, preservatives,  leavening Agents, Emulsifiers and made in palmolein oil.

My 15 months old daughter loves to nibble on biscuits, crackers and junk food mainly due to teething i guess?. Hence, my search for quick and healthy snack ideas started and i chanced upon Timios snacks on bigbasket.

In the life of Moms of Toddlers like me, it already is a big challenge as to what to feed the kids that is not harmful, full of additives and preservatives.

Timios, is that ray of hope in my MomOfZo life, and i really wish It really is what it claims.

This is the first post on Snacks / food items that my lo and myself will try and review.

How much?

150gms for 160/- INR

Shelf Life : 9 months

Product Description:

Timios Zookers Animal Shaped Biscuit with Cherry Bits come in a big box containing 4 packets . The box says:

Play & Learn Finger Food

HOW ARE ZOOKERS MADE

Zookers are made with simple wholesome ingredients keeping the appetite of your little ones in mind. No additives, no colouring – our Zookers are enriched with natural fruits and vegetables.

WHEN TO EAT OUR ZOOKERS

Our Zookers make for a delicious snack between meals that your bundle of joy, can thoroughly enjoy

HOW TO EAT OUR ZOOKERS

Zookers are the perfect healthy, no-mess finger food that your children can eat directly, as they are

Or

Simply crush the zookers and mix it with your preferred choice of Milk to form a creamy paste similar to a puree and feed it to your child.

Ingredients:

Whole Grains (Wheat, Ragi, Corn flour, Oats), Jaggery, Wheat flour, Red Cherries 7%, Malt Extract, Butter, Skim milk powder, Refined Vegetable Oil, Salt, Dry Yeast, Baking Soda, Baking Powder, Soya Lecithin, Added Natural Peach flavour

My Experience:

Packaging:

The Box comes with 4 small packets, It makes it easy to carry 1 packet containing almost 10 biscuits with various cute animal shapes like bird, elephant, bunny, fish, turtle etc.

Taste:

It is less sweet, contains jaggery  so compared to other biscuits that kids may like, this one is less tasty but definitely healthy. 

There’s a hint of tartness due to cherry bits and that’s lovely.

Shapes are interesting too but Zo does not identify them and they do not fascinate her as much as i would like it to. I liked the Fish and the turtle ones best.

It was bad that some pieces were broken, given the good quality packaging. 

Unfortunately, Zo is not really hooked up on this because it’s not a cream biscuit or a sweet biscuit or chocolate cake for that matter. But i love it.

As suggested, i tried giving her a puree of crushed biscuits and milk and she took some, so there is still some hope. 

Overall SR Rating : 4/5

Taste: 3

Value: 5

Nutrition: 5

Ingredients: 4

Ease of use: 5

Appearance: 5

Packaging: 5

Shelf life: 5

Will i Repurchase?

Most likely yes.

If you liked this Review, or if you have any more ideas on what snacks toddlers may like, do leave a comment.

Next in my Review Post: Timios Melts. Stay Tuned 😉

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Disclaimer : The opinions expressed about the products I review are from my personal experience only.  I also do not get any monetary compensation to review any product.

 

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