The Veri Soda Company has a new line of USDA organic, non-GMO sodas. Sweetened with organic cane sugar and stevia, Veri soft drinks are made with fruit juices and sparkling water, and contain 60 calories per can. Veri sodas come in Cola, Orange, Lemon Lime and Ginger Ale. SRP for a four-pack: $4.99.
New Sprout Rise Morning Multigrain Crunch Bites are part of Sprout Foods’ new Sprout Rise collection of healthy breakfast foods for the family. The bite-sized, organic cereal is made with whole grains, is high in protein and fiber and is filled with real fruit and vegetables. Flavors include Red Berry & Beet, Orange Fruit & Carrot and Purple Berry & Carrot.
New dairy-free cream cheese style spread from daiya comes in three flavors: Plain, Chive & Onion, and Strawberry. Each are creamy and spreadable and suitable for people with intolerances to dairy, gluten and soy. The company says the products are perfect for bagels or recipes that call for cream cheese. Each cream cheese style spread comes in an 8-oz tub.
Snapea Crisps, a snack made from sun-dried peas, are being moved by Calbee North America into a new brand portfolio called Harvest Snaps. Snapea Crisps have also added two additional flavors, bringing the total to four. Flavors include: Lightly Salted, Caesar, Black Pepper and Wasabi Ranch. Every bite of the pea snack contains 70% pea sourced from U.S. and Canadian Farms.The Harvest Snaps portfolio will also feature Lentil Snaps, available in Onion Thyme and Tomato Basil flavors. The products have less fat and sodium and more fiber than regular potato chips.
Mom Made Foods introduced two new products to its popular Mom Made Bites line: Chicken & Apple Meatball Bites and Beef & Cheese Meatball Bites. Both packages contain two-and-a-half servings and are flash frozen to preserve flavor, nutrients, color and texture. They contain no preservatives, trans-fats, added sugars or artificial colors. Low in sodium.
Udi’s Gluten Free has launched two new, gluten-free certified tortillas. Available in two varieties—6’’ and 9’’—these tortillas are dairy, soy and nut free. The 6’’ tortillas come in an eight pack while the 9’’ is available in a six pack.
New from Evol are frozen all-natural burritos that come with a guacamole packet. The burritos are made with white meat chicken and premium beef from animals raised without antibiotics/hormones and fed a 100% vegetarian diet. Varieties include Gluten Free Chicken, Chicken Fajita, Steak Fajita and Veggie Fajita.
Simple Squares, distributed by Simplified Foods, are 100% organic, raw and paleo-friendly snack bars with a savory-sweet taste. The bars are infused with honey and herbs and are made with five whole-food ingredients. Varieties include cinna-clove, coconut, coffee, ginger, rosemary and sage.