Wine-A-Rita offers an all-natural drink mix in Blueberry Pomegranate. The kosher mix is intended to be added to red or white wines and doesn’t include additives, preservatives, artificial flavors or colors. “Pinot Noir or Merlot make great pairings, or blend with cranberry juice cocktail for an alcohol-free treat,” says the company. Each box makes 12 six-ounce servings.

New from Clif Bar & Company is Kit’s Organic Fruit and Nut Bar. This latest snack bar is USDA-certified organic and free of gluten, dairy, soy, added sugar, artificial sweeteners, artificial flavors, artificial ingredients, high-fructose corn syrup, trans-fat and GMOs. The bars come in four flavors, all 200 calories or less, including Peanut Butter, Cashew, Chocolate Almond Coconut and Berry Almond.

News from industry food companies.

Rockville, MD—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is asking for input on threshold levels for all eight major food allergens (milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, wheat, peanuts and soybeans).  

Los Angeles and Oxford, U.K.—An international data analysis has found that nations in which high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is prevalent in the food supply suffer from a 20% higher rate of type-2 diabetes. University of Southern California (USC) and University of Oxford researchers focused on 42 countries in North America, Asia, North Africa and Europe. Though the United States leads the way in HFCS consumption, other countries have rapidly been adding the sweetener to foods and beverages.

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tacos, soup, pasta, pasta sauce, and more...

Below is a unique way to prepare Sophie's Vegan Prawns.

Sophie's Kitchen vegan seafood products are quick, easy, convenient and delicious. Use them as you would seafood and in your own favorite recipes. Sophie’s is versatile as an appetizer, entrée, on top of a salad, in tacos, soup, pasta, pasta sauce, and more...

Below is a Mexican-inspired way to prepare Sophie's Vegan Prawns.

Sophie's Kitchen vegan seafood products are quick, easy, convenient and delicious. Use them as you would seafood and in your own favorite recipes. Sophie’s is versatile as an appetizer, entrée, on top of a salad, in tacos, soup, pasta, pasta sauce, and more...

Below is a spicy way to prepare Sophie's Vegan Prawns.

Sophie's Kitchen vegan seafood products are quick, easy, convenient and delicious. Use them as you would seafood and in your own favorite recipes. Sophie’s is versatile as an appetizer, entrée, on top of a salad, in
tacos, soup, pasta, pasta sauce, and more...

Below is a unique way to prepare Sophie's Vegan Prawns. This recipe for vegan shrimp is made with lots of garlic, olive oil, lemon juice, and fresh parsley.