EDEN Foods’ grape butter is made of 100% Concord grapes grown on a 20-year organic family vineyard on the shore of New York’s Keuka Finger Lake. The whole grapes are deseeded, crushed, cooked into a purée, and slowly kettle simmered into a thick, rich, spreadable butter with deep purple color, sweet flavor, and an ambrosial aroma. There are over two pounds of fruit in each jar.
Pukka launched three new wellness teas: Three Cinnamon; Elderberry & Echinacea; and Lemon, Ginger & Manuka Honey. Their teas are blended by the company’s Master Herbalist to get their signature organic leaf tea taste. Made in England, each box contains 20 tea sachets, in addition to two extra free teas inside.
Glutino is expanding its breakfast line and now offers a gluten-free, instant pancake mix. The mix is contained in a portable bottle and once opened, may be used for four days. The “just add water” concept alleviates contamination risks for gluten-free eaters. SRP: $5.29
New from Nutiva are Organic Shortening and Organic Buttery Spread. Each vegan product is made from organic red palm and coconut oils blended together without any dairy, trans-fats, soy or canola. The shortening can make crispy cookies or flaky pie crust, and the buttery spread can be used as a 1:1 replacement for butter while providing antioxidants from vitamins A and E.
Organic Müesli and Cinnamon Organic Müesli from EDEN Foods are made with three organic whole grains (oats, rye and spelt wheat) and mixed with 100% organic dried fruit and seeds. Raisins, dried wild blueberries and dried cranberries add flavor and antioxidants. Pumpkin and raw sunflower seeds lend crunch and nutrition. Both varieties are very low in sodium and rich in magnesium.
New from Madhava are five “naturally sweet,” organic baking mixes made with ancient whole grains like Kamut, spelt and farro. Varieties include: Pancake Mix, Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix, Chocolate Cake Mix, Yellow Cake Mix and Brownie Mix. Each mix has a shelf life of 18 months.
GoGoSqueez introduced a new flavor to its extensive line: AppleMandarin. Each individual serving packet (3.2 oz) is 100% natural, gluten-free and contains no added colors or flavors. GoGoSqueez also produces six Organic flavors, which include AppleBanana, AppleStrawberry, ApplePeach and AppleCinnamon.
Activate, powered by Solgar vitamins, introduced three new flavors to its line of vitamin-enhanced beverages. Added to the Balance varieties are Cucumber Lemonade, Peach Mango and Strawberry Watermelon. Vitamins are stored in the unique twist cap and are dispersed through the beverage once opened. The company says its research shows that vitamins lose potency when sitting in water. The products are sugar free, have zero calories and include vitamins C, A, B5 and B12.
Cherry Licorice Drops are the newest addition to the Lovely Candy Co. line of gluten-free and organic candies. Lovely candies are kosher certified and contain no artificial ingredients or corn syrup. Other varieties include Superfruit Chews, Fruit Chews, Chocolate Swirl Caramels and Chewy Original Caramels. Cherry Licorice drops come in 3.25 oz bags.
Blue Monkey Coconut Collection has introduced 100% natural coconut chips. These fiber-rich baked chips come in three flavors: original, wasabi and ginger. They contain no sugar and are lightly sweetened with coconut nectar. Other Blue Monkey products include coconut water, coconut + guava juice and instant coconut water mix.