Yes, you can eat rice cakes to keep yourself out of the vending machine. But no matter what you do to them, they’re still rice cakes.
Found: Tops Markets
Cost: $3.99 for one package of six rice cakes
Rice cakes really aren’t that bad. I like their crunch, and even the plain ones have a mild, welcome sweetness. But the novelty wears off really fast for me. After a few snacks of rice cakes over the course of a week or two, I’m ready for, say, a six-month break.
Colleague Lindsey Poisson found four promising-looking packages of rice cakes dipped in a candy coating on one side. She found them in Vanilla Orange, Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate and Strawberry and Cream. How bad could they be, really? I was game to try them.
Apparently, so was someone else, because the milk chocolate and Strawberry