Sambazon now offers three Antioxidant Elixirs. These açaí- and acerola-based drinks offer 600% of the daily value of vitamin C, are sweetened with several organic botanical extracts and have 70 calories per serving. Whereas most açaí beverages are thick and opaque, these drinks are lucid and thin (the consistency of water).
Murray's Chicken has released an all-natural Murray’s Grandma’s Chicken Soup Kit, which includes simple cooking instructions. The kit comes with antibiotic- and hormone-free diced chicken, and a sealed pouch of fresh-cut soup vegetables (carrots, sliced onions, parsnips, potatoes, leeks, dill and celery chunks). The product can feed a family of six.
Kay’s Naturals now offers gluten-free Cookie Bites in two flavors: Cinnamon and Honey. These cookie bites are sweetened with cane juice and stevia and offer 10 grams of protein and only three grams of sugar per serving. According to the company, the snacks have a “great flavor without the aftertaste.”
Ian's Natural Foods, Inc. now offers a line of fruit snacks called Fruitabits. Fruit flavors include berry cherry and sour apple & cherry, both of which kids will enjoy. The product is a low-fat snack that is made from rice bits with a coating of real fruit puree. It also only contains 85 calories and is an excellent source of vitamin C.
GloryBeeFoods Inc. launched its Aunt Patty’s Organic Raw Blue Agave Syrup line. The syrup comes from blue agave, hand-picked by local farmers in Jalisco, Mexico. Available sizes include a 12.5-oz. plastic bottle, 16.5-oz. glass jar, 45.5-oz. glass jar, a 1-gallon plastic jug and a 58.1-lb. plastic pail.
Yogi now offers Yogi Granola Crisps, available in three flavors: baked cinnamon raisin, mountain blueberry flax and fresh strawberry crunch. These crisps are snackable right from the bag and are a flavorful addition to yogurt. They stay crunchy in a bowl of milk. Each half–cup serving contains 2.5 grams of fat and only five grams of sugar.
Lundberg Family Farms delivers roasted brown rice couscous in four varieties: plain original, roasted garlic & olive oil, savory herb and Mediterranean curry. Each is crushed into fine granules and is fire-roasted, which adds a nutty flavor. All are made from certified organic brown rice and contain no trans fat, wheat, gluten or artificial ingredients.
SRP: $2.49, for 6.8 to 10-oz. boxes.
New from HappyFamily are HappyMelts, a snack for infants that are boosted with pre- and probiotics for digestive support. These naturally sweetened freeze-dried yogurt snacks melt in one’s mouth and are easy to swallow. They contain real organic fruit and are enriched with calcium and vitamin D. Flavors include banana mango, strawberry and mixed berries.
Crave Foods now offers Crave Samosas, crisp mince-filled triangular pastries. These frozen pastries can be baked or fried and used as a snack or as part of a meal. Varieties include Veggie, Cinnamon Sweet Potato, Feta Cheese and Spinach, Zesty Chicken, Savory Beef and Sizzling Lamb. 2043 Imperial St., Los Angeles, CA 90021, www.cravefoods.com
Pirate Brands has launched Pirate’s Booty New York Pizza. These puffs are made from rice and corn and are blended with tomato, mozzarella cheese and Italian spices. Ingredients are all natural.
SRP: $1.49 (1 oz) and $2.99 (4 oz).
P.O. Box 326, Sea Cliff, NY 11579, www.piratebrands.com