Bart's Better Foods started with vegan caramel and chocolate hazelnut sauce. Now they make a veggie burger mix and a vegan meatball mix which has been a hit in the local rural community where it launched. They are now offering vegan baked goods as healthier alternative to the standard cakes and pies. Learn more about them in this local blog post:
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The veggie burger has become very common now on store shelves and in restaurants. However, many brands are still highly processed, loaded with sodium, and contain soy or wheat (gluten), which may be a turn off to some consumers who want less processed food with a variety of real ingredients (eat the rainbow!).
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This new gourmet Chocolate Hazelnut Sauce by Bart's Better Foods in amazing. With just a little added sugar, cacao, and fresh ground hazelnuts it's also an excellent spread for toast in the morning. If you're used to store bought hazelnut spreads, try this one which is locally made in Washington state in small batches. Try it on vegan frozen desserts, on pie, and even in baked goods.
It's now available on the Treatmo App for order.
Beets have a wide range of health benefits. While they are not common in the American diet, they do provide excellent nutrition if you can add them to your diet. Beets may lower blood pressure, deliver manganese, potassium, and iron, and may even give you a burst of energy from nitrates.
Beets are excellent in beet soup (borsht), in salads, and in grain bowls. They also are wonderful for snacking in various forms. These snacking tiny beets in brine are better so easy to enjoy and you get the full range of health benefits without having to peel and cook beets from the grocery store.
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This vegan spinach pie with phyllo dough is very easy to make and fun to eat. Based on the Mediterranean style of cooking, it's light and delicious. Here's how to make it:
Vegan Spinach Pie Recipe
What you need
1 Frozen Phyllo Dough Package - Thawed
2 Frozen Bags of Spinach 16oz each - Thawed
Olive Oil For Brushing On Phyllo
1/2 Lemon For Juice
Salt and Black Pepper To Taste
1/4 Cup Quartered Marinated Artichoke Hearts - Chopped
1/4 Cup Kalamata Olives - Pitted and Chopped
9x13inch Baking Dish
What you do
- After the spinached is thawed and drained (squeeze out remaining water), mix in a bowl with lemon, salt, and pepper, artichoke hearts, and Kalamata olives
- With a brush, lightly spread olive on sheets of phyllo dough and place six sheets on the bottom of the baking dish with the olive oil side face down
- Spread spinach mixture onto phyllo dough
- Cover mixture with another 4 to 5 sheets of phyllo dough brushed with olive oil
- Place in oven at 300deg for 45 minutes or until phyllo dough is lightly browned
- Let cool and serve with rice or Red Bulgar or quinoa and salad or make a nice tabouleh as well.
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Pili Nuts come from the rainforest of the Philippines and they grow naturally there on large trees. They are buttery soft in texture and taste like a cashew and macadamia nut hybrid. Some compare them to pine nuts. They are about the size of an almond and are the seed kernel of the pili fruit.
They provide a complete protein (8 amino acids), have a high amount of Vitamin E, monounsaturated fat, and magnesium. They also contain many other minerals making them one of the healthiest nuts to eat.
Like other tropical superfoods, the offer a wide range of health benefits from skin health to reducing inflammation to providing a clean protein. Pili nuts are great to snack on and include in trail mixes, desserts, and even baking.
You can order Pili Nuts in the Treatmo App in five flavors and have them shipped to your home or office.
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Vegan BBQ has become more popular than ever with the rise of vegan meats, especially veggie burgers. While is hard to find a BBQ sauce that healthy, we've found one that is natural, vegan, healthy and delicious.
The OKB Sauce stand for Old Kentucky BBQ Sauce and it's recipe dates back to the mid-1800's in Kentucky and southern Ohio. It naturally made with no high fructose corn syrup, no animal-based ingredients, and it's soy free.
Even better, it's low in sodium (60mg per serving) and low in sugar (2g per serving). Most BBQ sauces will have anywhere from 200mg to 600mg of sodium per serving and up to 20g of sugar. So this BBQ sauce is the healthy option. Try it on tempeh, tofu, burritos, tacos, vegan nachos, veggie burgers and wraps. It has a rich flavor with a bit a tamarind which makes it refreshing and delicious.
You can shop The OKB vegan BBQ sauce on the Treatmo iPhone App in a tap for shipment to your home of office. It comes in three sizes - 14oz bottle, half gallon jug, and 1 gallon jug. It also comes in three flavors - Original, Medium, and Hot.
Can you get protein in a chip?
You can and it's easier than you may think. Innovative food makers are figuring out way to put plant-based proteins into the most common snack foods such as chips, cookies, snack bars, and even dessert bits.
Plant-based ingredients such as pea powder, garbanzos, almonds, cashews, peanut powder, and quinoa are making there way into portable snacks foods that packer a powerful protein boost.
With up to 15 grams of protein per serving they're perfect for clean snacking and won't slow you down. You also get a healthy dose of fiber with each bite. So try these great snacks and shop them in a tap on the Treatmo App for iPhone. Download Treatmo. Learn more on Treatmo.com here.
POWER UP WITH PLANT-BASED PROTEINS
If you're have a weekend gathering are just zoning out, here are several wonderful vegan treats that are healthy and indulgent and which will liven up the day.
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