New from Choice Organic Teas are five additions to the company’s Fair Trade Certified organic tea line. These new flavors — Oothu garden green, Wild Forest Black, Decaffeinated English Breakfast, Rooibos Superfruit and Yerba Mate Mint—feature the Jane Goodall “Good for All” brand name on their packaging to emphasize the company’s environmentally conscious philosophy.
Dry Soda Company announces the debut of its new design and packaging. Dry Soda features allnatural ingredients and flavors, including cucumber, blood orange, vanilla bean and lavender. These sodas are sweetened with only 11–15 grams of cane sugar syrup, making for a less sweet soda. The new sophisticated packaging features recyclable glass bottles.
Fresh Harvest Products, Inc. expanded its Wings of Nature line of snack bars. Varieties now include Espresso, Cranberry and Almond Raisin. These 1.4-oz. bars are low sodium, an excellent source of fiber, vegan and dairy free, offer a low-glycemic carbohydrate and are certified organic. SRP: $31.99 per 24-count pack.
From St. Amour Cookies comes Susan’s Sugar Free, a new line of vegan and sugar-free cookies. Available in several flavors, Orange & Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter, ginger, Chocolate and Almond, cookies contain no preservatives, baking soda and trans-fats. Four of the five varieties also are vegan.
Hillside Candy has added Iced Mint Mango and Blood Orange hard candies to its GoNaturally line. This confection is sweetened with organic brown rice syrup and evaporated cane juice. Handmade in America, the candy is gluten free, contains no chemicals or preservatives and is Halal/Kosher. Also, the candy comes in peg bags and recyclable twist wrappers. SRP: $2.99 per 3.5 oz bag.
Soft and Chewy Gluten Free Granola Bars are the newest product from Bakery on Main. Available in a six ounce, five count carton, bars include Chocolate Almond, Apple Cinnamon and Peanut Butter & Jelly. Bars are made with GFCO-certified gluten-free oats, quinoa, amaranth and flax and chia seeds. SRP: $5.49 per 3.5 oz bag.
Herbal Water unveils Ayala’s Herbal Water in three flavors: Ginger Lemon Peel , Lemongrass Mint Vanilla and Cinnamon Orange Peel. Herbal Water uses USDA-certified organic water plus herb mixtures in six different blends. The firm adds, “These new bubbly beverages are perfect food companions and will complement any variety of appetizers, entrees or desserts."
From La Tortilla Factory comes new Hand Made Style Corn Tortillas, designed to taste like corn, but retain the flexibility and softness of a flour tortilla. The tortillas are avai lable in Whi te Corn, yellow Corn and Chipotle Flavors, and at 90 calories per tortilla contain no trans-fats. These “smarter” tortillas will not crack easily when folded or rolled. SRP: $2.49
Licorice Twists is the newest product to debut from Newman’s Own Organics. This licorice is the first of its kind to contain organic ingredients , says the company. Flavors include Strawberry, Black, Tangerine and Pomegranate. The candy also is sodium and cholesterol free, low in fat and contains zero trans-fat.
Coleman Natural Foods, Inc. now offers chicken meatballs in Sun Dried Tomato Basil & Provolone; Italian Style with Parmesan; Spina ch, Fontina Cheese & Roasted Garlic; and Pesto Parmesan. They are a great source of protein and are only 130 calories per serving. SRP: $5.99 for 12-ounce package.