In the Kitchen: Top food buys to keep you healthy
Check out the latest food products for your kitchen that will help you eat healthier at home and at work:
Almond Breeze almond milk
Almond Breeze is a delicious low-fat milk alternative made from almonds. Completely free from dairy, eggs, lactose, casein, peanuts and gluten, this versatile almond milk can be used in a wide variety of household recipes. Perfect for cooking, just use cup for cup when substituting for most recipes that call for milk.
Almond Breeze is available at New World and Pak ‘n Save supermarkets nationwide. Both Original and Unsweetened varieties come in 1-litre cartons (RRP $3.99).
Vogel’s Very Thin Sunflower and Barley and Vogel’s Fruit & Spice
Previously only available in the Original Mixed Grain variety, the Very Thin range from iconic bread brand Vogel’s now has the addition of Sunflower and Barley. With more slices per loaf (14%), fewer calories per slice (9%) and less bread per sandwich (6%), the Very Thin range is popular with Vogel’s fans as a healthy, high quality choice.
The new Vogel’s Very Thin Sunflower and Barley is available in supermarkets and convenience stores in the North Island only (RRP$4.99).
In other Vogel’s news, their Fruit & Spice loaf is making a comeback thanks to popular demand after being off the shelves for a year. The bread is available in extra thick slices and can be found in supermarkets and convenience stores nationwide (RRP$4.99)
RAW nutrition range
Leading sustainable health food company Amazonia have just released their RAW range into New Zealand, supporting a market shift away from synthetic supplements filled with artificial additives. This range of organic supplements contain no artificial chemicals, additives or fillers. The nutritional range includes a multi, energy, greens, vitamin C, immunity, pre biotic and protein blends made from raw and natural ingredients.
The range is now available at all good health stores in New Zealand or online at amazonia.co.nz.
Nature’s Fresh re-formulated bread range
Nature’s Fresh has relaunched its range of breads, removing E number ingredients and food additives and also re-introducing their Super Thick bread.
The Nature’s Fresh range is made with the goodness of natural ingredients and now includes White Toast, White Sandwich, Multi-Grain Toast, Wheatmeal Toast, Wheatmeal Sandwich, Simply Fibre White and Super Thick.
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