The Kirkland Signature (Costco) Dry Roasted Almonds with Sea Salt is part of the Healthy snack
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Healthy snack
models like the Dry Roasted Almonds with Sea Salt are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Nutrition score: Nutrition score is based on values for energy density (calories per gram of food), total fat, saturated fat, sodium, sugars, iron, calcium, and dietary fiber. Ingredients that could impact nutrition are included in the score. Extra weighting may be given to nutrients that are influential, either positive or negative, to the food category.
Sensory score: Sensory score is based on flavor and texture attributes measured by trained tasters.
Package size: Package size is the weight of the package.