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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Beef Jerky

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Beef Jerky

Beef jerky is an incredibly popular snack food, and while it may be high in sodium, it’s lean and full of protein. We’re experiencing somewhat of a jerky renaissance these days, with companies like Jack Link’s and Matador being joined by more out-of-the-box companies like Krave, which was recently purchased by Hershey’s and sells jerky in flavors like chili lime and pineapple orange. Here are 10 things you might not know about this popular snack.