Friday Finds: 5 Wholesome Gourmet Gifts for Healthy Eating
November 9, 2018,
A 2018 Healthy Eating Consumer Trend Report by Technomic showed that consumers are increasingly making changes for the better when it comes to their diets. Forty percent of customers say their definition of health has changed over the past two years and forty percent of older Millennials surveyed said health is “very important” in deciding which restaurant they would choose to visit. More than ever, customers are paying attention to health labels and products that claim “low fat,” “low calorie,” “grass-fed,” “all-natural,” etc., and the picks below will help make their choices easy. Here are a few of our favorite healthy gourmet picks.
Additive- and preservative-free, Golden Blossom Honey is sourced exclusively from U.S. beekeepers and is made from a blend of white clover, orange blossom and sage buckwheat. Golden Blossom Honey.
Organic, gluten-free and vegan with no artificial ingredients or high fructose corn syrup, these individually wrapped lollipops come in mango, pomegranate and grape flavors. Lovely.
Made from macadamia nuts, Milkadamia offers a vegan, gluten-free and dairy-free alternative to cow’s milk that’s sure to please the lactose-intolerant and health-conscious. Milkadamia.
Drinking matcha tea has been known to help lower cholesterol and promote heart health. 10th Avenue Tea’s instant matcha powder provides all the delicious nutrition of matcha tea with none of the sopping mess of a wet teabag. 10th Avenue Tea.
EPIC’s grass-fed bison protein bar is gluten-free, paleo friendly and a great source of nutrients ranging from omega-3 and iron to vitamin B12 and niacin. EPIC.