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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 12: Customers shop at an Aldi grocery store on June 12, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

German grocery chain ALDI has a lot of loyal customers here in the U.S. I’m one of them. I love the compact stores and lower prices. Plus, I almost always find what exactly what I need, whether it’s a familiar name brand or not. A lot of ALDI’s offerings are private label products, but the quality appears to be the same as the higher priced name brands. Often, it’s the exact same product, just in different packaging and at a much lower price. It’s worth checking out.

ALDI has revealed the results of their 2021 Fan Favorites survey, with customers weighing in on their favorite ALDI exclusive products, a.k.a the private label stuff. According to Business Insider, this year’s survey featured 10 new categories, reflecting the supermarket chain’s growing product selection. The overall top vote-getter for yet another year is Mama Cozzi’s Take & Bake Deli Pizza, with more than 45,000 votes. I’m a big fan. It also earned top honors in the “Mama Knows Best” category. Check out all of the winners below:

  • Cult Favorite: Appleton Farms Premium Sliced Bacon
  • Stream & Snack: Clancy’s Kettle Chips
  • Morning Meeting Must-Have: Specially Selected Brioche and French Toast Bagels
  • Guilt-Free Go-To: Friendly Farms Almond, Coconut & Oat Milk
  • Guess Who’s Back: Huntington Home 3 Wick Candles
  • Mama Knows Best: Mama Cozzi’s Pizza Kitchen Take and Bake Deli Pizza
  • Little Fan Favorite: Happy Farms String Cheese
  • Sip & Celebrate: PurAqua Belle Vie Sparkling Flavored Water
  • Dinner Delight: Fresh Family Pack Chicken Breasts
  • Keeping it Fresh: Strawberries
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