Friday, February 12, 2010

Foods Alive Product Review

Thank you to FOODS ALIVE for sending me the following products to sample. Foods Alive sells organic flax crackers (in many flavors, including BBQ, maple and cinnamon, mustard, mexican harvest and many more!); organic flax and hemp oil dressings; and many organic superfoods, including hulled hemp, jungle peanuts, maca powder, cacao powder, chia seeds, goji berries and mesquite powder.

They sent me the following:

Raw Hemp Seed: oh wow, I am addicted to these. They taste like soft sesame seeds. You can put them in salads, on veggies, in yogurt, cottage cheese, on meat, anything! I love them on my peanut butter and veggie stir fries.. So yummy!
2 tablespoons of hemp seed: 84 calories, 7 grams fat, 1 grams carbs, 5 grams fiber, 0 grams sugar, and 5 grams protein.

Original Flax Crackers:
These crackers are high in fiber and protein! I was first attracted by the nutritional stats. Full of omega 3's, no sugar, and has lots of protein! These crackers are sturdy enough to hold their own. They would go perfect with hummus, on their own, with cheese, however you like them. yummy.
5 crackers have: 150 calories, 9 grams fat, 11 grams carbs, 11 grams fiber, 0 grams sugar and 6 grams protein.
97% Organic Ingredients: Golden Flaxseed*, Bragg Liquid Aminos (A non-GMO, wheat-free Soy sauce), Lemon Juice*.*Organic Ingredient

Hemp Flax Crackers:
5 crackers have: 150 calories, 9 grams fat, 10 grams carbs, 8 grams fiber, 2 grams sugar and 5 grams protein.
99% Organic Ingredients: Golden Flaxseed*, Hemp seed meal*, Raw Agave Nectar*, Nutritional Yeast, Raw Apple Cider Vinegar*, Rosemary*, Celtic Sea Salt.

Mike's special golden flax oil:
"The taste is similar to French dressing, but with a nice kick in the pants! " This is a statement from their website and it's so true! It was a bit on the spicy side and it was just so tasty on my salad.
One tablespoon has 75 calories, 7.5 grams fat, 1 gram carbs, 1 gram sugar,
100% Organic Ingredients: Cold-pressed unrefined unfiltered Golden Flaxseed Oil*, Filtered Water, Raw Apple Cider Vinegar*, Raw Agave Nectar*, Garlic*, Paprika*, Celtic Sea Salt, Mustard*, Black Pepper*.*Organic Ingredient

Organic Sweet and Sassy Hemp Oil
1 tablespoon has: 85 calories, 7.5 grams fat, 3 grams carbs, 3 grams sugar
100% Organic Ingredients: Cold-pressed unrefined Hempseed Oil*, Raw Agave Nectar*, Raw Apple Cider Vinegar*, Celery Seed*, Celtic Sea Salt.*Organic Ingredient

I must say, I am so far impressed with all the products.

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