Natural Foods - Part 62
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Guayaki

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 3:11 pm
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Guayaki makes organic Yerba Mate.  It comes from the South American rainforest holly tree.  Yerba Mate has “the strength of coffee, the health benefits of tea, and the euphoria of chocolate” all in one beverage.  Guayaki makes Yerba Mate tea bags, in a variety of flavors.  They also make Loose-Leaf Yerba Mate.   Traditionally, Yerba Mate is something that people drink from a gourd and with the use of a bombilla.  Guayaki sells those, too.  They have a line of Yerba Mate that is bottled.  Flavors include Traditional Mate, Unsweetened Mate, peach, mint, pomegranate, raspberry, citrus, and more.  They also make a line of sparkling Yerba Mate that comes in cans.  You can purchase Guayaki products from their website.  Prices range from about $7.00 for a box of tea, around $30.00 for a gourd, to about $40.00 for a case of 13 bottled Yerba Mate drinks.  They also sell t-shirts for about $10.00.

Foods that are organic were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation.  Organic foods are GMO free.  Yerba Mate has Vitamin A, (which is good for the eyes) and Vitamin C, (which helps with immune deficiencies and helps your body absorb calcium).  It also contains Vitamins E, B1, B2, Niacin (B3), B5, and B Complex.  It also has Calcium, Manganese, Iron, Selenium, Potassium, Magnesium, Phosphorus, and Zinc.  Guayaki has its headquarters in Sebastopol, California. There is a really good description on the Guayaki website about the Sharing the Mate Gourd ceremony, for those who want to participate.

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GT’s Kombucha

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 3:02 pm
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GT’s Kombucha is 100% raw and organic.  Kombucha might be called by different names outside of the United States (including Manchurian Tea, Manchu Fungus, Tea Kvass, Mo-Gu Fungus japonicus, Kwassan, and more).  Fans of GT’s Kombucha either call it a tea, or they call it an elixer.   There are two lines of GT’s Kombucha.  The Enlightened Raw Kombucha is for all ages, and the Classic Raw Kombucha is available for people who are 21 or older.  The Classic varieties are 100% organic raw kombucha, while the Synergy varieties contain 5% natural fruit juice and 95% kombucha.  You cannot buy GT’s Kombucha from its website, so the price could vary depending on which store you bought it at.

Foods that are organic were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation.  Organic foods are GMO free.  According to the Mayo Clinic, kombucha tea is a fermented drink made with tea, sugar, bacteria, and yeast.  Some people feel that kombucha can stimulate the immune system, prevent cancer, improve digestion and liver function.  The Mayo Clinic says there is no scientific evidence to support these health claims.  GT’s Kombucha has its headquarters located in Beverly Hills, California.  The company got started after GT’s mother, Laraine, was diagnosed with breast cancer.  She was drinking a lot of kombucha, and feels that this is what prevented her cancer from metastasized.

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Endangered Species Chocolate

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 10:40 am
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Endangered Species Chocolate makes premium chocolate that support species, habitat, and humanity.  They donate 10% of their net profits to species and habitat conservation efforts.  As you probably expect, Endangered Species Chocolate makes chocolate bars.  They have a line of All Natural bars that are dark chocolate, or extreme dark chocolate.  Some included mint, blueberries, raspberries cranberries, almonds cacao nibs or hazelnut toffee.   They also make a line of Organic bars that come in different flavors.  One is organic milk chocolate, and the rest have dark chocolate.  You can also get dark chocolate covered cherries, cranberries & almonds, cashews, or almonds.  You can purchase Endangered Species products right from their website.  Prices range from about $2.00 for a 3 ounce chocolate bar to $50.00 for “The Habitat Collection” gift box.

Endangered Species Chocolates is part of the Non-GMO Project, and all of their Endangered Species Chocolate certified organic products are GMO free.  Some of their All Natural chocolate is not, but they are working towards making that change.  Their foods have also been certified gluten free by the Gluten-Free Certification Organization.  This means that people who have celiac disease, or a gluten allergy or intolerance, can safely eat their products.  Foods that are organic were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation.  Their chocolate has a high cocoa content that provides antioxidants.  Endangered Species Chocolates has dedicated 2011 and 2012 donation funds to SEE the Wild and African Wildlife Foundation.

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Ethnic Gourmet

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 10:37 am
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Ethnic Gourmet helps you to “immerse yourself in the tantalizing tastes of the world’s great cuisine”.  Their foods are from around the globe, and created with authentic, flavorful, and time-honored recipes.  Each of their products is free of artificial flavors, colors, and preservatives.  They use fresh ingredients.  Ethnic Gourmet offers three types lines of products: Taste of Thai, Taste of India, and Taste of Malaysia.  Thai foods include Lemongrass & Basil Chicken, Chicken Pad Thai, Pad Thai with Tofu, and Pad Thai with Shrimp.  Their largest line is their Taste of India that includes frozen foods as well as sauces.  The Malay Chicken Curry is the only food in their Taste of Malaysia line.  You cannot buy foods from Ethnic Gourmet through their website.  This means the price could vary depending on which store you bought it from.

The main reason why a company would put artificial flavors or artificial colors in their foods is because they are trying to make the food taste or smell as though it has fresh ingredients in it that it doesn’t actually have.  Ethnic Gourmet doesn’t put artificial flavors or colors in their foods.  They use fresh, natural ingredients instead.  Some people feel that preservatives in foods cause weight gain.  Ethnic Gourmet doesn’t use preservatives.  Ethnic Gourmet is part of The Hain Celestial Group, which has its headquarters in Boulder, Colorado.  With Ethnic Gourmet, the world is as close as your grocery store!

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Fantastic World Foods

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 10:34 am
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Fantastic World Foods makes foods that are always all natural and organic.  They bring together new and traditional cuisine.  Their products are vegetarian, and many are vegan.  Some foods are dairy free, and others are kosher.  Fantastic World Foods makes a line of Elegant Grains.  This includes Basmati Rice, Organic Couscous, Organic Whole Wheat Couscous, Jasmine Rice, and Arborio Rice.  They also have a line of Vegetarian Entrees and Side Dishes.  Choose from Original Hummus, vegetarian Sloppy Joe Mix, vegetarian Taco Filling Mix, Falafel, Nature’s Burger Original, Vegetarian Chili, Tofu Scrambler, Instant Refried Beans, Instant Black Beans, and Tabouli Salad Mix (made with organic ingredients).  They have a brand new line of Simmer Soups.  You can buy Fantastic World Foods through their website.  Prices range from around $5.00 to somewhere around $8.00.

Organic foods were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiations.  Organic foods are GMO free.  Products that are vegetarian do not contain meat.  People choose vegetarian foods because they are healthy and because they do not want to eat animals.  Vegan foods also do not contain meat, and they do not contain animal products (like milk or eggs).  Foods that are dairy free do not contain milk and might be lactose free.  Fantastic World Foods has their headquarters in Ocala, Florida.  Their name was selected over 30 years ago when Jim Rosen started making healthy foods.   At the time, people thought “healthy” meant “bland”.  They were surprised by how fantastic his food tasted!  The name stuck.

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Food Should Taste Good

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 10:29 am
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Food Should Taste Good is more than just a brand – it is a philosophy!  The founder, Pete Lescoe, loves food.  His experience working in restaurants and grocery stores taught him that food tastes best when it is made with real ingredients.  Food Should Taste Good makes chips that are from real, natural, ingredients.  All of their products are gluten free and cholesterol free.  There are zero grams of trans fats in their foods.  All their foods are certified Kosher, and some are certified vegan.  They make tortilla chips, kettle cooked sweet potato chips, and brown rice crackers.  The tortilla chips come in a variety of flavors.  Some include: Jalapeno, Kettle Corn, Lime, Olive, Sweet Potato, White Cheddar, Toasted Sesame, and much more.  Kettle Cooked Chips come in four flavors: Original Sweet Potato, Original Sweet Potato, Salt and Pepper Sweet Potato, and Salt and Vinegar Sweet Potato.  You cannot buy products from Food Should Taste Good from their website – but they are working on making that happen!  This means that the price could vary depending on what store you bought it from.

Food Should Taste Good is enrolling in The Non-GMO Project.  Their new packaging that reflects their continued commitment to GMO free products should be on shelves soon.  All of their foods, including their brown rice crackers, are certified gluten free by the Gluten Free Certification Organization.  This means their food are safe for people who have celiac disease or a gluten allergy or intolerance.  Many of their foods are certified vegan by Vegan Action (with the exception of some products that contain cheese).  Vegan foods do not contain any animal products at all.  You won’t find trans fat in their foods because those are what can be thought of as “bad fats”.  You can get some natural food coupons if you sign up for their Fan Club.  Food Should Taste Good has its headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Food Should Taste Good is committed to doing good.  This year, they are providing support in the fight against breast cancer by donating $150,000 to Ellen for the Cure.

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Glutino

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 10:24 am
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Glutino is both a manufacturer and distributor of gluten free products.  The mission of the Glutino Food Group is “to provide healthy gluten free products and a healthy lifestyle to all those with celiac disease, gluten intolerance, wheat allergies, and those who follow a gluten free or wheat free diet”.  Glutino makes gluten free snacks, frozen meals, bakery items, pantry baking mixes, and more.  They have  two varieties of Genius by Glutino.  Choose from the White Sandwich Bread or the Multigrain Bread.  Their snacks include potato crisps and tortilla dippers, pretzels, bagel chips, crackers, cookies, wafers, and breakfast bars.  Frozen meals include Macaroni ‘N Cheese, Penne Alfredo, a variety of pizzas, and premium pizza crusts.  Their bakery items include a variety of breads, bagels, English muffins and doughnuts.  Their Gluten Free Pantry Mixes are for brownies, chocolate chip cookies, decadent chocolate cake, muffin and scone mix, brown rice pancakes, and more.  Glutino also makes pastas, bread crumbs and cereal, all of which are gluten free.  You cannot buy Glutino products through their website, so the price could vary depending on where you buy it at.

Foods that are gluten free do not contain wheat or gluten.  This means they are safe for people who have celiac disease or a gluten allergy or intolerance.  Some of Glutino’s products are GMO free.  They have three products that are organic: Chocolate Peanut Butter Organic Bars, Chocolate Banana Organic Bars, and Wildberry Organic bars.  Organic foods were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation.  Organic foods are GMO free.  You can get a natural food coupon from the Glutino website.  Glutino has its headquarters in Laval, QC, Canada.  There is a lot of helpful information on the Glutino website for people who are newly diagnosed with celiac disease or a gluten allergy or intolerance.

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Garden of Eatin’

Posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 at 10:21 am
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Garden of Eatin’ makes food with natural and organic ingredients.  The company was founded almost 35 years ago by Al Jacobson, who let his spiritual side guide him to start his own company of healthy food.  He decided to use blue corn chips.  Garden of Eatin’ foods has four lines of foods: Deliciously Dippable, Bursting With Flavor, Heartily Wholesome, and Meal Makers.  The Deliciously Dippable line has chips that are perfect for dips and salsas.  There are varieties that have blue corn chips, red corn chips, white corn chips, and yellow corn chips.  The Bursting With Flavor line has all kinds of flavored chips, including Nacho Cheese, Bold: Maui Onion, Red Hot Blues, Bold: Three Pepper, and many more.  The Heartily Wholesome line has chips made with whole grains or multigrains.  Some have sea salt.  The Meal Makers include their Original Bible Bread, whole wheat tortillas, taco dinner kits, and blue or yellow corn shell tacos.   You can order Garden of Eatin’ products through their website.  The prices range from about $4.00 to around $8.00.

Foods that are organic are grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation.  Organic foods are GMO free.  Not all of Garden of Eatin’ foods are gluten free.  They suggest that those who have celiac disease or a gluten allergy or intolerance check the ingredients before they eat.  Whole grains are said to reduce the risk of stroke, type 2 diabetes, heart disease risk, and better weight maintenance.  Multigrain foods are a good way to get some fiber into your diet.  This company does not add MSG to their products.  Some people have an intolerance to MSG.  Garden of Eatin’ is part of The Hain Celestial Group, which has its headquarters in Boulder, Colorado.  Garden of Eatin’ has four key goals: healthy products, healthier environment, healthier packaging, and healthier communities.

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Eden Foods

Posted on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 at 4:16 pm
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Eden Foods is “still doing what we started out to do”.  They use all natural ingredients in their products.  They do not use any chemical additives or preservatives.  Eden is one of the companies that is involved in The Non-GMO Project, because they feel very strongly about making sure that foods are GMO free.  They make organic foods.  Eden makes a wide variety of products, including beans, flours, fruit juices, pasta, snack foods, spices & herbs, and teas.  They also make supplements and concentrates. This company is a good place to find traditional Japanese foods.  Eden also makes Edensoy which is organic, gluten free, GMO free, and healthy.  You can purchase Eden Foods products from their website.  The prices range from around $3.00 to about $13.00.  If you purchase a product sample, the price could be a little bit higher.

Foods that are organic were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation.  Organic foods are GMO free.  Products that are gluten free are made without wheat or gluten, which makes them safe for people who have celiac disease or a gluten allergy or intolerance to eat.  Some people consider natural supplements to be a natural alternative to the medicine that one would get from their doctor.  Edensoy, what some would refer to as “soy milk”, is lactose free and safe for people who are allergic to milk or lactose intolerant.  Eden Foods has its headquarters located in Clinton, Michigan.  Eden Foods conducts tours for the public because it is their desire to share the knowledge of what Eden Foods is doing with as many people as possible

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Native Forest Canned Fruits and Vegetables

Posted on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 at 2:41 pm
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In 1999, Native Forest was introduced to consumers as the first American brand of canned organic hearts of palm. Since then, the brand has grown to include canned fruits and vegetables as well as some tropical specialties. Aside from hearts of palm, they produce canned pineapples, coconut milk, asparagus spears, mushrooms, peaches, pears, mangosteen, and rambutan.

Native Forest is committed to delivering products that help support organic farms and packing plants. Their products are perfect for making a healthy smoothie, a sweet snack, or as an addition to your homemade salads. Visit the Native Forest website for information on where you can find any of these products in a store in your community. Native Forest operates out of Carpinteria, California.

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