Company: John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc., Elgin, Ill.
Website: www.fishernuts.com
Introduced: October 2010
Distribution: National
Suggested Retail: Peanuts: $1.19 for a 5-oz. bag; Trail Mix: $2.79 for a 5-oz. bag
Product Snapshot: Fisher Nuts introduces a line of nuts designed specifically for the Hispanic market. The new line, Sabor Y Tradición, features authentic flavors and bold textures. For instance, the peanuts come in such varieties as Salsa Verde Crunchy Coated, which are nuts topped with a crunchy coating and toasted with salsa verde made with roasted tomatillos, cilantro, hot peppers and lime, and Habanero Limón, which consist of fresh roasted peanuts with habanero sauce and a hint of lime. The Dulce de Leche Crunchy Coated Cashews feature crunchy cashews fused with a milky flavor. The snack mixes come in Crujiente Picante, a crunchy combination of seeds, almonds, corn stick and peanuts, and Sazón Habanero, a blend of banana chips, pineapple, mango, almonds and cashews.
Ingredients (Habanero Limon): Peanuts, vegetable oil (peanut, cottonseed, soybean and/or sunflower seed), seasoning (sea salt, sugar, corn syrup solids, spices, chili pepper, citric acid, yeast extract, lime juice solids, extractive of habanero chili pepper, natural flavors, disodium inosinate, disodium guanylate. Contains less than 2% of the following: silicon dioxide added as an anti-caking agent).