From BelGioioso Cheese Inc. comes its new shaved Caesar Blend. The product can be used to dress up a Caesar salad, on vegetables, combined into sauces and over your choice of pasta; the possibilities are endless. The blend is packed in 12 five oz cups as well as four 5-lb. bags (foodservice) and has a 120-day shelf-life.
The Republic of Tea announced the launch of new Oolong tea bags in two flavors: peach blossom and dragon oolong. The teas were “meticulously sourced and selected because they are uniquely well suited to tea bags,” says the company.
SRP: $10.00 for a 50-count tin.
All-natural vegetarian chili is the latest product to hit shelves from Truitt Bros., Inc. The savory blend contains beans such as white, black, kidney and pinto. It also contains a broth made from corn, red peppers, onions, tomatoes along with jalapeno and poblano chiles. The self-stable pouch offers freshness
Turbana Corporation extends its product offerings with Turbana Plantain Chips. The chips are available in six different varieties: chili, lime, chili-lime, natural, sweet and garlic. According the firm, “They are processed in a state-of-the art facility that ensures minimal absorption of oil and thus contain 30% less fat than potato chips and are also free of trans fats, cholesterol, gluten, preservatives and additives.”
Olivia’s Organics brings to market Olivia’s Single-To-Go Salads in three varieties: spring mix salad with balsamic dressing, romaine salad with garlic croutons and Caesar dressing and spinach salad with ranch dressing. Every salad comes with a plastic fork and is made from recyclable packaging, which also is a bowl, making it easier to eat healthy while out and about.
Zola introduces Zola LIGHT Açaí, a low-sugar, 70-calorie, açaí beverage. It is sweetened with stevia, and uses high-quality açaí pulp. Says the firm, “It provides a healthy and delicious alternative for those trying to limit their calorie and sugar intake without skimping on nutrients or juice content.”
Shelton’s Poultry introduces chicken salad made with Shelton’s free-range, antibiotic-free chicken. The canned chicken salad is made with 100% boneless, skinless chicken breast meat and cooked only with pure sea salt. The chicken salad is 98% fat free. 204 N. Loranne Ave., Pomona, CA 91767, www.sheltons.com
Kinnikinnick Foods, Inc. has made an addition to its KinniKritters gluten-free animal crackers: graham style cookies and chocolate cookies. Also new is the fudge sandwich crème flavor in its KinniToos line.
10940 120 St., Edmonton AB, Canada, T5H 3P7, www.kinnikinnick.com
New from Lotus Foods, Inc. is Volcano Rice, a blend of brown rice, red rice and red polished rice for added nutrition. The rice is grown in mineral-rich volcanic soil by West Java farm families who use a System of Rice Intensification (SRI) to increase yields while using less water, less seeds and no agrichemicals.
Santa Cruz Organic offers a variety of organic beverages, including teas, juices, juice boxes and sparkling beverages. The newest flavors in the sparkling beverage line includes Mango Lemonade and Pom Limeade. 1 Strawberry Ln., Orrville, OH 44667, www.scojuice.com