Zouping up Home Cooking
Zoup! Fresh Soup Co. has added two varieties of bone broth to its line of jarred
gourmet, super-premium broths.
Like all Zoup! broths, the Chicken Bone and Beef Bone additions are all-nat-
ural with no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives; are gluten-free; non-GMO;
and hormone free. They are also fat free, cholesterol free, low in calories and
“good enough to drink.”
Packaged in 31-ounce glass jars, the broths join the existing Chicken Broth,
Low-Sodium Chicken Broth and Savory Vegan Veggie Broth. All have a suggested
retail price of $6.99.
The broths were created by Southfield, Mich.-based Zoup! Fresh Soup Co.,
which serves more than one million bowls of soup each month at its 99 restaurants across the northern U.S. and Canada.
For more information, visit zoup.com.
IN THE AISLES By Richard Turcsik
Mistica Foods has partnered with the Kellogg
Co. to introduce Mistica Ranch Farms ready-to-cook Boneless Breaded Chicken Bites coated
with Cheez-It crackers. According to Mistica
officials, the chicken breast bites feature the
iconic Cheez-It real cheese taste and crunch and
make a delicious appetizer, afterschool or anytime snack or meal.
Using crushed chips and crackers has been an
on-trend cooking technique for years, but until
now it has never been fully commercialized, say
“Mistica Foods is both excited and proud to be
able to partner with the Kellogg Co. and offer a
unique Cheez-It original cracker-breaded, ready-to-cook chicken breast bite with a distinctive taste
and amazing flavor,” says Monika Rose Walas,
president of Mistica Foods, based in Addison, Ill.
Mistica Ranch Farms Boneless Breaded
Chicken Bites coated with Cheez-It crackers are
packaged in a 24-ounce bag and have a suggested
retail price of $5.99.
“We are very pleased to partner with Mistica
Foods and be the first to offer a cracker-breaded
chicken product to the marketplace,” says Wendy
Davidson, president, U.S. Specialty Channel at
Kellogg Company, based in Battle Creek, Mich.
“This new product introduction represents an
opportunity to expand one of the most beloved
For more information, visit misticafoods.com.
Tart Montmorency cherries are known for
their high levels of antioxidants and anti-inflam-matory properties, in addition to boosting the
immune system, aiding muscle recovery and
improving sleep patterns. CHERRiSH is bringing this superfood to the supermarket juice
aisle with a line of canned juices sweetened by
adding juice from their Bing cherry cousins.
Each 8-ounce can of CHERRiSH contains a
combined mix of 64 Montmorency and Bing
cherries per serving—equal to three servings of fruit per day. Officials with the Bellevue,
Wash.-based company say the line is made with all-natural ingredients, with no added
apple juice, fillers or sugars. It is also non-GMO, gluten-free and has a low-glycemic index,
and is widely consumed by professional athletes.
CHERRiSH is available in three varieties: CHERRiSH Cherry Original, CHERRiSH Cherry
Pomegranate and CHERRiSH Cherry Blueberry. All are packaged in 8-ounce aluminum
cans with a suggested retail price of $2.29.
For more information, visit cherish.net.