May 1, 2007
In-dul-gence by Poppycock
Company: Lincoln Snacks Co., Chicago, a division of Ubiquity Brands
Web site: www.IndulgenceByPoppycock.com
Suggested Retail: $3.99 per 3.0-3.5 oz. box
Product Snapshot: Poppycock’s latest introduction is designed for and by women. In addition, $1 from every purchase of the product goes to CARE, which funds programs that empower women and their families to become self-sufficient. Shoppers can choose from five nutty flavors: Simply Diva, Nights in White Chocolate, Chocolate Crush, Belgian Love Affair and Toast of the Town.
Ingredients (Toast of the Town variety): Mixed nuts (almonds, pecans, macadamia nuts), milk chocolate (sugar, whole milk, cocoa butter, chocolate liquor, soy lecithin and vanillin), corn syrup, sugar, peanut butter (roasted peanuts, sugar, partially hydrogenated vegetable oils (cottonseed, soybean and rapeseed), salt, peanut butter chips (partially defatted peanuts, sugar, partially hydrogenated [palm oil and soybean oil], reduced minerals whey, dextrose. Contains 2% or less of salt, soy lecithin and vanillin), butter (cream, salt), brown sugar, popcorn, soybean oil, salt, soy lecithin. Manufactured on the same line as peanuts, cashews, walnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts and wheat. Contains peanuts, almonds, pecans, macadamia nuts, milk and soy.
Genisoy Baked Soy-Corn Chips
Company: Genisoy Food Co. Inc., Tulsa, Okla.
Web site: www.Genisoy.com
Distribution: Sold at select health food and mainstream grocery stores
Suggested Retail: $3.49 per bag
Product Snapshot: Each heart-healthy serving of Genisoy’s Baked Soy-Corn Tortilla Chips contains 7 g. of soy protein. The trans fat-free product comes in two flavors: nacho cheese and lightly salted.
Ingredients (Nacho Cheese variety): Soy tortilla (soy flour, rice flour, white corn flour, salt, lime), nacho cheese seasoning (Cheddar and Romano cheeses [pasteurized milk, cheese cultures, salt enzymes, sea salt, tomato powder, whey, onion powder, buttermilk, powder, spices, evaporated cane juice, maltodextrin, garlic powder, autolyzed yeast extract, lactic acid, safflower oil, natural flavors, citric acid, paprika extract color, disodium phosphate]), mid-oleic sunflower oil. Contains soy. Manufactured on shared equipment with products containing milk.
Kettle Brand Island Jerk Chips
Company: Kettle Foods, Inc., Salem, Ore.
Web site: www.KettleFoods.com
Distribution: Natural food and grocery stores nationwide
Suggested Retail: $1.99 to $2.29 for a 5-oz. bag
Product Snapshot: Kettle Foods’ Krinkle Cut Chips now come in Island Jerk Jammin’ Jamaican Spice flavor, a 2007 People’s Choice award winner “voted by many” and “craved by all.” The product is trans fat-free, with “no artificial whatchmacallits.” As the bag reads, these are “chips you’ll still respect in the morning.”
Ingredients: Select Russet potatoes, expeller-pressed high monounsaturated safflower and/or sunflower oil, evaporated cane juice, spices (allspice, black pepper, cinnamon, cumin, thyme), salt, garlic powder, onion powder, rice flour, yeast extract, chili pepper, citric acid, dehydrated parsley.
Kangaroo Whole Grain Sandwich Pita Pockets
Company: Kangaroo Brands, Inc., Milwaukee, Wis.
Web site: www.KangarooBrands.com
Suggested Retail: $1.99 for a package of six
Product Snapshot: Made with whole grain and available in three varieties — flaxseed, oat bran and wheat bran — Kangaroo Brands’ all-natural pita pockets are pre-cut and easy to fill. They come in a 6-count, zip-lock package and are sold in the freezer case. The back of each bag features recipes from the book “The Pocket Diet.” Visit www.PocketDiet.com for details.
Ingredients: Whole wheat flour, water, oat bran, wheat bran, vital wheat gluten, flaxseed, yeast, honey, salt. Contains wheat.