LA JOLLA, Calif., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kashi, the premier natural food and lifestyle company, today announced the return of delicious, all natural waffles with Kashi® 7 Grain Waffles and Kashi® Blueberry Waffles. Toasty and golden on the outside, and light and fluffy on the inside, these waffles are a welcome breakfast addition to Kashi's family of frozen foods.
"There's nothing better than enjoying tasty warm waffles as part of a balanced breakfast to begin the day," says Keegan Sheridan, natural food and lifestyle expert at Kashi. "Not only are our new Kashi Waffles flavorful and smooth with a velvety batter made from our heritage whole grains, they offer plenty of positive nutrition like fiber and omega-3s."
Each serving of Kashi 7 Grain Waffles is an excellent source of fiber with 7g*, provides half of your daily whole grain needs**, and offers 590mg of beneficial ALA omega-3s. These waffles are especially delicious with fresh fruit, honey or even with almond butter for a nutty twist.
Kashi Blueberry Waffles combine whole grains with real juicy blueberries for a tender waffle with tangy sweetness – perfect with yogurt, sprinkled with nuts and fresh sliced bananas. This fruity waffle is also an excellent source of fiber with 6g*, and has 23g of whole grains and 560mg of beneficial ALA omega-3s per serving.
Both flavors are free from artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors and preservatives. Kashi 7 Grain Waffles and Kashi Blueberry Waffles are now available in grocers' freezers nationwide.
* Kashi 7 Grain and Kashi Blueberry Waffles have 5g of fat per serving.
** Kashi 7 Grain Waffles have 24g of whole grains. The Whole Grains Council recommends 48 grams of whole grains per day.
About Kashi Company
Founded in 1984, Kashi dreams of a world where everyone embraces natural health. As a natural lifestyle pioneer, Kashi is passionate about and committed to improving the health of people and our planet. By providing great tasting, healthy and innovative foods, Kashi enables people to achieve optimal health and wellness, while also leading them on a path toward embracing a natural lifestyle. Kashi encourages people to live their best lives through its interactive online community at Kashi.com and Day of Change cross-country tour supporting natural living. It also educates people through Wellness Hub, educational events that inspire the local Kashi community to embrace natural healthy lifestyle. To learn more about 25 years of Kashi's mission, sustainable efforts, values and roots, get inspired by the Yearbook on Kashi.com.
Kashi's products are natural, minimally processed and free of highly refined sugars, artificial additives and preservatives. Kashi® brands and foods include: GOLEAN® cereals and bars; Kashi® Heart to Heart® cereal, instant oatmeal and whole grain crackers; Kashi® 7 Whole Grain Puffs, Honey Puffs, Nuggets and Flakes cereals; Kashi® Good Friends® cereals; Kashi® Autumn Wheat®, Cinnamon Harvest®, Island Vanilla® and Strawberry Fields® (organic) cereals; Kashi® Honey Sunshine®, Berry Blossoms™ and Golden Goodness™ cereals; Kashi U™ cereal; Cocoa Beach™, Mountain Medley® and Summer Berry™ granola; Kashi® TLC® chewy and crunchy granola bars, fruit & grain bars, soft-baked cereal bars; Kashi® TLC® snack crackers and Kashi® TLC® cookies; Kashi® all natural frozen waffles, entrees and pizzas; and Kashi® 7 Whole Grain Pilaf.
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