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Pueblo Lindo Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie (Aldi)

Dee-licious. At the risk of sounding racist, I always get nervous when I see authentic Mexican products on supermarket shelves, and the same rules apply when Aldi rolled out a small collection of products under the Pueblo Lindo label to their permanent inventory.  Relax, the reason has nothing to do with race, and everything to do with taste: for being in such close proximity to each other, it's amazing how flavors can vary wildly from culture-to-culture, border-to-border.  I remember eagerly digging in to a Mexican soda a few years back, expecting it to taste similar to an American one, only to be sorely disappointed.  And that was the exact moment that now makes me cringe every time I see an actual product of Mexico sold in stores. But I'm of the idea that (almost) everything deserves a second chance, and this was no different: Was it right of me to gauge an entire country's offerings off just one item?  Probably not.  So when I literally happened to stumble on Pueblo Lin