From Honest Tea comes Honest CocoaNova, a chocolate-flavored drink derived from cacao beans. Additions of Fair Trade Certified organic mint, cherry, cane sugar and coffee create a drink full of antioxidants at only 50 calories a bottle. CocoaNova is gluten- and dairy-free, OU kosher and vegan.
Natural By Nature brand Organic French Onion Dip is a creamy, zesty, thick dip that holds up well when accompanied by fresh vegetables, chips, tortillas and breads. The company, Natural Dairy Products Corp., has been producing healthy grass-fed, organic dairy products for more than 17 years and has have been supporting small, family-owned and -operated farms since its inception.
Two new flavors join the Green Valley Organics line of lactose-free products: Peach Yogurt and Strawberry Pomegranate Acai Kefir. Inside the peach yogurt are bits of sun-ripened, organic peaches surrounded by lactose-free organic milk. The drinkable kefir supplies antioxidants from added fruits along with amino acids and calcium.
Tofutti has added to its line of frozen, dairy-free pizzas with five new “Better Than Ricotta” pizzas. All are made with non-hydrogenated, dairy-free ricotta cheese (pictured). The frozen pizzas come two to a pack, are kosher and cholesterol and butter free. The new flavors include Three Cheese Pizza and Apple Pie Pizza.
NextFoods has added to its GoodBelly line of probiotic drinks with new 10-oz GoodBelly Probiotic Coconut Water, infused with the company’s patented probiotic strain found in all GoodBelly drinks. Coconut water contains naturally occurring electrolytes, magnesium, phosphorus and sodium, making it an effective hydration aid. All GoodBelly juice drinks are dairy-free, soy-free, vegan and certified organic.
Rice Select has added to its Royal Blend line of rice and grains with new Quinoa & Freekeh and Flax Seed. Freekeh has a nutty, smokey flavor loaded with fiber, potassium, zinc and protein. The Flax Seed Blend includes Texmati light brown rice, wheat pearl couscous and flax seed, which contains dietary fiber and micronutrients.
With 25 franchised locations, Chef Anthony Russo of Russo’s New York Pizzeria knows pizza. Gluten-free frozen pizza is now available for retailers, made with 100% all-natural mozzarella cheese, homemade sauce and other premium ingredients. Check out the line of Frozen Gluten Free Pizza, with varieties including Greek, New York Style, Margherita, Mulberry, Chicken Rustica and Pepperoni and Italian Mozzarella.
Gardenbar presents a wholesome blend of veggies, whole grains, legumes, seeds, nuts and spices that will satisfy your exotic cuisine cravings, says the company. Five delicious flavors include Japanese, Mexican, Indian, Italian and American. Each one is vegan, soy-free, gluten-free and made with whole foods. Each bar is less than 200 calories per serving and contains six grams of fat.
All natural, wheat-and gluten-free Lemon Burst Cookies are now on offer from WOW Baking Company. These light, soft baked treats contain a refreshing burst of lemon flavor, according to the company. They are available both as single serve, individually packaged cookies and in bakery tub containers. “These cookies will brighten your day even if the sun decides not to come out and play,” the company says.
Kay’s Naturals has added to its line of gluten-free foods with Protein Puffs. Says the company, “Protein Puffs follow the same nutritional profile as the rest of our product line, with the added benefit of MORE fiber and MORE protein! MORE fiber!” Available are Almond Delight, Tomato Basil and Veggie Pizza.