A taste of Greece has arrived at Tim Hortons

Jul 14, 2014, 08:00 ET from Tim Hortons

-Tim Hortons now offering Greek Yogurt parfait with mixed berries and almond granola and Fruit Smoothies with Greek Yogurt-

OAKVILLE, ON, July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - No toga required. Tim Hortons guests can now enjoy a little taste of Greece and satisfy their hunger while on the go with the new deliciously thick and creamy Greek Yogurt parfait with mixed berries and almond granola or a Fruit Smoothie now made with Greek Yogurt.

Tim Hortons new Greek Yogurt parfait is made with creamy, vanilla or strawberry Greek yogurt, real mixed berries and crunchy almond granola. With 13-grams of protein, 6-grams of fibre and 35 per cent of the Daily Value of calcium per serving, it offers a delicious and satisfying menu option.

"Greek yogurt has become increasingly popular among our guests and whether they are looking for a great breakfast option or a more satisfying snack, it's now easier than ever to enjoy this delicious and healthy yogurt while on the go," said Tammy Martin, Vice President Marketing, Food and Merchandise, Tim Hortons. "The introduction of Greek yogurt to the Tim Hortons menu is just one example of our commitment to offering better-for-you options to our guests and we know they are going to love it."

The new Greek Yogurt with mixed berries and almond granola is available at Tim Hortons restaurants across Canada for $2.99. Tim Hortons Fruit Smoothies are the perfect blend of real fruit juices and purees combined with Greek yogurt and are available in three sizes starting at $2.69.

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Tim Hortons Inc. Overview
Tim Hortons is one of the largest publicly-traded restaurant chains in North America based on market capitalization, and the largest in Canada. Operating in the quick service segment of the restaurant industry, Tim Hortons appeals to a broad range of consumer tastes, with a menu that includes premium coffee, hot and cold specialty drinks (including lattes, cappuccinos and espresso shots), specialty teas and fruit smoothies, fresh baked goods, grilled Panini and classic sandwiches, wraps, soups, prepared foods and other food products.  As of March 30, 2014, Tim Hortons had 4,524 systemwide restaurants, including 3,610 in Canada, 870 in the United States and 44 in the Gulf Cooperation Council. More information about the Company is available at www.timhortons.com.

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