New from Aiya America are Matcha To Go single-serve sticks. These sticks combine Matcha tea with dietary fiber to create a product that can easily be poured into a hot or cold beverage. Aiya America says that this portable format does not diminish any of Matcha’s health properties, such as high antioxidant and amino acid content, as well as calcium and vitamin C content.
Growing Naturals has released Organic Rice Drink + Protein, a powdered milk alternative made from organic whole grain brown rice. When mixed with water, one canister can create the equivalent of six or seven boxes of liquid. Growing Naturals says this can be added to sweet or savory recipes or used to make smoothies. It is vegan and gluten free.
Pereg Gourmet has released its latest grain lineup, a set of ancient grains, rice and beans designed to be used with any meal. The line consists of 20 varieties including red and white quinoa, bulgur, an autumn lentil blend and yellow split peas. The entire line is free of preservatives and kosher, and most of the line is gluten-free and non-GMO.
Frozen casseroles have been added to the line of all-natural frozen entrees from Blake’s All Natural Food. These individual-sized casseroles are made with no artificial ingredients, and their chicken and beef is raised without antibiotics or hormones. Casserole varieties include Chicken Noodle, Chicken Dinner, Tuna Noodle and Meatloaf Dinner.
New York Date Bar is a healthy bar made with wholesome dates, fruits and nuts. Varieties include apple, apricot coconut, pecan and cashew. The bars are gluten free, dairy free, soy free and vegan friendly.
Available from Jane’s Dough Foods is the Sonoma Flatbreads by Donatos line of crispy gluten-free pizzas. They are available in three sizes, from 12” to newly launched 6.5” and 10”. Varieties are Chicken & Fire Roasted Peppers with antibiotic-free chicken, Uncured Pepperoni that is nitrite- and nitrate-free, Four Cheese, and Vegetable.
New from Better Batter is Corn Free Powdered Sugar. This gluten- and allergen-free baking product is the latest product in the company’s gluten-free line, which includes Better Batter Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Mix, Flour, Fudge Brownie Mix and more. The company supports World Vision’s Clean Water program as well as The Burma Project.
SeaSnax is introducing Chomperz, a line of chips made from seaweed designed to serve as an alternative to potato chips. In addition to seaweed, a highly sustainable and nutrient-dense food, these snacks are also made with rice, natural seasonings and spices. Barbecue, Jalapeno, Onion, and Original Chomperz flavors are currently available.
Now available from Once Again Nut Butter are single-serving squeeze packs (1.15 oz). Intended for healthy snacking on the go, the Certified Organic and Non-GMO Project Verified varieties include Almond Butter and Lightly Toasted Almond Butter.
Green Valley Organics introduced real dairy, lactose-free cream cheese. Made in a solar-powered creamery, the cream cheese is minimally processed and made with milk from a Certified Organic and Certified Humane local family farm. It is kosher and gluten-free.