During a Gluten-Free Living Facebook Live event on December 20, the GFL team gave their first impressions of hot new foods in the gluten-free world. Watch the video to hear their thoughts and check out the list of products mentioned and where to find them.
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1. Angie’s Boomchickapop holiday flavors
Angie’s Boomchickapop has some limited edition holiday flavors that are sweet and inventive snacks. They are made with cane sugar and sunflower oil and gluten-free certified and made with non-GMO popcorn. Hot Cocoa Marshmallow, Dark Chocolaty Drizzled Sea Salt, and White Chocolate & Peppermint make a wonderful addition to their staple popcorn flavors.
This variety pack would make an excellent gift for the vegan chocolate lover in your life. The gourmet chocolate is manufactured out of 100 percent organic raw vegan ingredients that are free of chemicals, preservatives and artificial flavors, refined sugar, agave, dairy, gluten, soy and GMO’s. With plenty of flavors to try, a few favorites will certainly be found in the box.
3. Harvest Snaps Snack Crisps
Harvest Snaps’ new flavor, Southern Style Barbecue Black Bean Snack Crisps, is smoky and spicy and one of the best ways to eat black beans. They provide a savory crunch and their first ingredient is black beans. There are plenty of tantalizing flavors of these crisps, which are baked, certified gluten free and have no artificial colors or flavors.
4. American Heritage Chocolate
This gourmet hot cocoa has a hint of vanilla, orange and cinnamon, and in the first sip you’ll realize you’re not having any ordinary hot chocolate. It is Rainforest Alliance Certified and has no preservatives or artificial ingredients. The rich, flavorful chocolate can be served hot or chilled and is ideal to cozy up with this winter.
5. Emmy’s Organics Super Food Bites
These organic, vegan, gluten-free snack bites are intense and melt in your mouth. They have just a few ingredients and come in many flavors, including dark cacao, lemon ginger, chocolate chip, matcha, golden-milk, vanilla bean and peanut butter. These creamy coconut cookies are an energy boost that you can feel good about.
6. Little Secrets Dark Chocolate Pieces
These dark chocolate pieces are fair trade and contain no artificial colors or flavors and are nice to store in your desk at work or pantry for when you need a sweet treat. The chocolate is made with Premium Fair Trade Certified 55% Dark Chocolate Cocoa. Farmers receive a fair price, enabling them to and invest back in their communities. The chocolate pieces do not contain gluten, wheat, barley or rye, but they are not manufactured in a gluten-free facility.
7. Mary’s Gone Crackers
These crackers use ingredients that are certified organic and sustainably produced. They are kosher, gluten free, non-GMO and vegan. They’re crispy and have a pleasing texture and crunch, making them a go-to vessel for spreads, cheese and meat this holiday. They can be found at The Fresh Market.
These Figs & Walnut Wine preserves are red wine fortified with green walnut brandy and made in small batches. The merry, hearty preserves are a medley of appetizing flavors and an ideal spread for the season. This flavor is The Preservatory’s bestselling preserve because of its delicious and versatile combination and home grown ingredients. They can be found at The Fresh Market.