NatierraNatierra now offers Chia Crunch, a snack made from Fair Trade organic chia seeds and freeze-dried fruits. The snack is vegan, gluten-free and non-GMO with no added sugars. It is available in Coconut, Blueberry, Berries, Mango, Strawberry, Beet and Kale+Spinach flavors.
MSRP: $4.99

www.natierra.com

MELTNew from MELT is Probiotic MELT Organic Buttery Spread. This blend of healthy fats like virgin coconut oil, flax seed oil and hi-oleic sunflower oil also includes probiotics (Ganeden BC30) for digestive and immune support.

816 W. Bannock St., Ste. 100, Boise, ID 83702, www.meltorganic.com

Published in WholeFoods Magazine April 2016

Green MustacheGreen Mustache Cold-Pressured Organic Fruit & Veggie Juice Smoothies are vegan and gluten-free, as well as high in antioxidants, omega-3s, and protein (9 g). Smoothies contain no added sugar, concentrates, preservatives or artificial ingredients. Containing two cups of kale and spinach in each smoothie, new flavors include O’Soy Good, Carrot Orange and Tropical Twist.

The CrisperyCrispycakes, made by The Crispery of Virginia, are handmade crispy marshmallow rice treats in a variety of certified gluten-free flavors. Flavors include Toasted Coconut, Plain & Sweet, Chocolate Chip and Drizzled Mini Marshmallow. Cakes are allergy-free,and soft—never hard or sticky, says the company.

Owls BrewOwl’s Brew, the first-ever tea crafted for cocktails, introduces Wicked Green. Owl’s Brew’s first product using green tea, the Wicked Green tea blend is made with lemon, lime and habanero, giving the mixer a spicy kick. Eight-ounce and 32 oz. sizes are available.

www.theowlsbrew.com

Tessemae's All NaturalTessemae’s All Natural has launched a line of organic salad dressings and condiments. The 100% USDA Organic designation will grace 14 dressings and five condiments. The line is gluten free, dairy free and has no sugar added.

The Tree Fort, 8805 Kelso Dr., Essex, MD 21221, www.tessemaes.com

Algae LifeAlgae Life Sciences, Inc., a subsidiary of BGG, now offers AstaZine organic astaxanthin (Haematococcus pluvialis). The ingredient is certified organic by Ecocert. Said Joe Huff, CEO of AlgaeLife’s North American operation, “AstaZine Natural Astaxanthin will be very exciting for cutting edge companies that target the organic market.”

PurTeaApplied Food Sciences, Inc. offers PurTea, a new organic green tea extract standardized for caffeine and catechins and designed as a novel natural source of energy for beverages. The company says it is water soluble and less bitter/astringent for easy formulation within beverages.

OmniActiveOmniActive Health Technologies now offers OmniLean, a scientifically validated “metabolic synergizer” that targets multiple facets of weight management and metabolic markers. This Salacia extract supports multiple facets of metabolic health like healthy weight, glucose and lipid management.