Catalyst Gourmet offers Gourmet Finishing Sugars, blends made from Catalyst Tea Enhancers and turbinado cane sugar. The all-natural, gluten-free, artisan blends are also suitable for baking and grilling. There are currently four blends: Enchanting Chai, Sensational Saffron, Gourmet Ginger, and Fennel Fusion. They are available in 6.5-oz tins, as well as in bulk and food service sizes.
Gold Mine Natural Food Company makes available its Ohsawa Organic Gluten-Free Tamari in a 5-oz. bottle. The smaller variety is particularly beneficial for those wanting to use the product at the dinner table, and for those who stock epicurean gifts, create specialty baskets and cross-merchandise it with other foods.
SRP: $5.95 per 5-oz. bottle.
The Manhattan Chili Co. now has eight varieties of chili available for retail: poultry (High Plains Turkey and Ginger Chicken), beef (Numero Uno, Chain Gang and Choral Society) and vegan (Red Lentil, Totally Vegetable and 4 Bean Butternut Squash). The line of chili is all natural, contains no preservatives and is minimally processed.
Farmland Dairies now offers Skim Plus Fiber, which is fortified with probiotic fiber, and Skim Plus Omega-3 with CoQ10, which is fortified with Omega-3 fatty acids and CoQ10. Skim Plus Fiber delivers 2.5 grams of fiber per serving. And, just one serving of Skim Plus Omega-3 with CoQ10 contains 55 milligrams of EPA and DHA, along with milligrams of CoQ10.
Mom Made Foods’ newest selections include three Munchies: Turkey, Sausage, Tomato Sauce and Cheese in a Crust; Chicken, Beans, Rice and Cheese in a Crust; and Baked Apple Pie pockets. One meal flavor is new, too: Spaghetti with Turkey Meatballs and Sauce Meal. Mom Made flash freezes foods to preserve nutrients, flavor, color and natural texture. This product also contains no trans-fats, no preservatives and no artificial colors.
PopCorners from Medora Snacks are triangular-shaped popcorn chips the company says are “the new shape of popcorn.” These chips are air popped, all natural, gluten-free and come in a variety of flavors that include butter, sea salt, kettle, white cheddar, and cheesy jalapeno. One serving contains only 130 calories.
Late July Organic Snacks offers non-GMO, multigrain snack chips in three flavors. The Sea Salt by the Seashore chips are lightly salted and allergen-free/gluten-free. The Mild Green Mojo chips have a green chile flavor with cheese and a hint of lime. The Dude Ranch chips have a sour cream flavor with a blend of herbs and spices.
Five new kettle-cooked potato chips flavors are available from Natural Snacks, LLC. Flavors include Unsalted, Honey BBQ, Lightly Salted, Jalapeño and Sea Salt and Balsamic Vinegar. According to the company, the chips are great-tasting, low in sodium, all natural and offer 40% reduced fat.
An expanded lineup of pork products is being introduced by Farmland for its Premium Farms line of All Natural Fresh Pork. Premium Farms contains no added hormones or artificial ingredients. The new products include: Boneless Top Round Roast, Boneless Loin, Frenched Rack of Pork, Boneless Sliced Loin, Tenderloin and Picnic Short Shank.
Nature’s Plus is releasing Power Teen Bars into its Power Teen line of energy supplement s for young people. Chocolate Berry Flavor bars are designed to give teens all day energy in a convenient snack bar that’s high in protein and vitamins for nutrient-dense energy. Says the company, it’s “Natural Fuel for the Energy Generation!”