Clif Bar & Company introduces Luna Cookie, a new whole-grain snack that is available in berry pomegranate, chocolate mint and peanut butter chocolate flavors. Each cookie is an excellent source of antioxidants A, C & E, 2–3 g of protein, 130–150 calories and contains nine whole grains. The snack is also a good source of fiber and omega-3s (from flax).
Seapoint Farms introduces KooLoos, seasoned, roasted soybeans with organic ground flaxseed. According to the company, they contain 60% less fat than leading peanuts, with each serving providing seven grams of soy protein, 600 mg of omega-3s and 20 mg of isoflavones. The snacks are also available in Original, Honey B.B.Q. and Salsa.
From DreamQuest Nutraceuticals comes More Than Milk. This non-dairy milk substitute is chock full of vitamins and minerals and is made from 100% vegetable protein. It contains 0 grams of saturated fat and is gluten free. Just add water to make this high-calcium milk substitute.
The all-natural, Chef Hymie Grande’ Barbecue Glazes have no high-fructose corn syrup or processed sugars. This BBQ sauce is suitable for diabetics and carries the American Diabetes Association mark on the bottles. Flavors include Polapote’ Barbecue Glaze, Cascabel Express Barbecue Glaze and New England Sweet Basting Sauce.
Peter Rabbit Organics presents squeezable pouches of pureed fruits for children. Flavors include Mango, Banana & Orange, Apple & Grape and Strawberry & Banana. Snacks are 100% organic and packed with the fruits that kids’ bodies need the most.
SRP: $1.79 per 3.5-oz pouch
SkylarHaley brings on board achievONE with six flavors of its high-protein
nutritional drinks. Each drink contains 15 grams of protein, essential
vitamins, healthy nutrients and is only 80 calories. Flavors include Mocha
Java, Cappuccino, Vanilla Nut, Hazelnut Crème, Vanilla and Chocolate.
Hodgson Mill releases Gluten-Free Brown Rice Pasta with Milled Flax Seed. The five whole-grain alternatives to white pasta come in penne, linguini, spaghetti, angel hair and macaroni-style elbow. Each pasta variety is nutrient rich, wheat, dairy and egg free.
Natur Research launches Natur, a natural sweetener with zero calories. Ingredients are extracted from the sugars of fruits and vegetables. Each 2.4-gram packet is equal to two teaspoons of cane sugar. Sweeten your tea, favorite fruit, dessert and more. 11155 Massachusetts Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90025, www.naturresearch.com
The all-new Organic Energy Chews from Honey Stinger provide protein, fiber, potassium and 100% of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) of vitamin C. Chews come in three flavors: Fruit Smoothie, Cherry Blossom and Pomegranate
Passion. P.O. Box 771162, 735 Oak St., Steamboat Springs, CO 80477, www.honeystinger.com
Kettle Cuisine adds a new flavor, Three Bean Chili, to its existing line of healthy soups. This 10-oz. all-natural, gluten-free, microwaveable and nutritious meal is made from the highest quality, freshest ingredients. The chili incorporates pinto beans, black beans, red chili beans, onions, tomatoes, bell peppers, green chilies and Southwestern seasonings.
SRP: $3.99 per 10-ounce package.