Company: Pepperidge Farm, Inc., Norwalk, Conn.
Web site: www.pepperidgefarm.com
Introduced: August
Distribution: National
Suggested Retail: $2.19 for a 6.6-oz. package
Product Snapshot: Pepperidge Farm expanded its Goldfish line of crackers to include Garden Cheddar, which is made with 100% real cheese, and S’mores, which includes chocolate and honey grahams and marshmallows. Additionally, both varieties deliver 1/3 serving of real vegetables and contain zero artificial preservatives or trans fat.
Ingredients (Garden Cheddar): Unbleached enriched wheat flour (flour, niacin, reduced iron, thiamin mononitrate [Vitamin B1], riboflavin, [Vitamin B2] folic acid), corn starch, cheddar cheese (pasteurized cultured milk, salt enzymes [annatto]), dehydrated vegetable blend (split pea, carrot, tomato, sweet potato, corn starch, maltodextrin, soy lecithin), vegetable oils (canola, sunflower and/or soybean), wheat gluten, dehydrated potatoes. Contains 2% or less of the following: salt, yeast, maltodextrin, autolyzed yeast, leavening, ammonium bicarbonate, baking soda, monocalcium phosphate, lactic acid, onion powder, potato maltodextrin, butterfat, gum Arabic, whey, romano and cheddar cheese (pasteurized milk, cheese cultures, salt, enzymes), paprika, natural flavor, potato flour, garlic powder, spices, cream, lactic casein, parmesan cheese (skim milk, cultures, salt, enzymes), tomato powder, yeast extract.