Gluten Free Café frozen entrées from The Hain Celestial Group are made with all-natural ingredients and are fortified with vitamins, minerals and prebiotic fiber. According to the company, “The added fortification provides nutrients often not found or that are limited in a gluten-free diet.” Flavors include Pasta Primavera, Fettuccini Alfredo, Lemon Basil Chicken and Asian Noodles.
French Meadow Bakery welcomes the addition of Our Daily Bread to its existing performance bread line with omega-3s. Not only is this bread yeast free, sweetener free, oil free and vegan, but it is also made with organic sprouted grains, legumes and flours, and is topped with omega-3 chia seeds.
Gilchrist Brand LLC presents All-Natural Smoked Sausage and ABF All-Natural Smoked Sausage. Each sausage link is free of antibiotics, MSG, gluten, nitrite, nitrates and pesticides. Both types of smoked sausage come in two-, four- and 10-lb packages, and in flavors of Mild baby links, Mild or Hot short links, Cajun Style short links and Cajun Style long links.
The all-new Organic Energy Chews from Honey Stinger provide protein, fiber, potassium and 100% of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) of vitamin C. Chews come in three flavors: Fruit Smoothie, Cherry Blossom and Pomegranate
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Kettle Cuisine adds a new flavor, Three Bean Chili, to its existing line of healthy soups. This 10-oz. all-natural, gluten-free, microwaveable and nutritious meal is made from the highest quality, freshest ingredients. The chili incorporates pinto beans, black beans, red chili beans, onions, tomatoes, bell peppers, green chilies and Southwestern seasonings.
SRP: $3.99 per 10-ounce package.
Turtle Mountain releases its new line of dairy-free frozen desserts: So Delicious Minis Fruit Bars in raspberry, orange passion fruit and strawberry. Each box contains four agave-sweetened bars that are smooth and creamy, fat free, gluten free, low glycemic and only 70 calories.
Gnosis Chocolate adds a new flavor, Pomegranate Açaí, to its pre-existing 14-flavor line of raw, organic, dairy-free and handmade chocolates. According to the company, raw chocolate is antioxidant rich, offers an array of neurotransmitters (like serotonin, dopamine, anandamine, PEA and arginine) and is a naturally high source of magnesium.
From Lundberg Family Farms comes Heat & Eat Brown Rice Bowls. Get your daily dose of whole grains in three varieties: Short Grain Brown Rice, Long Grain Brown Rice and Countrywild Grain Rice. Each package is USDA-certified organic, precooked, gluten free and kosher.
SRP: $2.79 per 7.4-ounce package.
From Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods comes Hemp Protein Powder and Hulled Hemp Seed. Hemp Protein Powder has 43% protein, dietary fiber and essential amino acids. Hulled Hemp Seed is high in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. “The hemp seed may be one of nature’s most perfect foods,” says the firm.
From Luvli Foods comes Smashies, a no sugar added squeezable applesauce that provides one whole serving of fruit. Smashies is made from a blend of organic red and golden delicious apples. “Packed in portable, convenient no-mess pouches, they are perfect for lunchboxes or on-the-go families,” adds the firm.