New dairy products
MINI ICE CREAM POPS
Halo Top Creamery introduced Halo Top Pops—snackable mini ice cream pops on a stick that contain 50-60 calories per pop. They come in Strawberry Cheesecake (strawberry cheesecake–flavored ice cream with a graham cracker swirl), Mint Chip (mint ice cream packed with chocolate chips), Peanut Butter Swirl (peanut butter ice cream packed into a pop, complete with a peanut butter swirl) and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough (cookie dough chunks and chocolate chips packed into a vanilla pop).
SPIRIT-INFUSED FROZEN DESSERTS
Häagen-Dazs released the Spirits Collection, a line of rich, creamy, spirit-infused desserts. The line includes Irish Cream Brownie (Irish cream-infused ice cream folded together with chocolate brownie pieces and a fudge swirl), Rum Tres Leches (Latin American-inspired white rum-infused ice cream paired with thick ribbons of dulce de leche and chunks of Tres Leches cake), Bourbon Vanilla Bean Truffle (creamy vanilla bean ice cream studded with chocolate truffles and finished with a spicy bourbon swirl), Stout Chocolate Pretzel Crunch (Stout-infused chocolate ice cream with notes of toasted malt studded with chocolaty covered pretzels and fudge swirls), Bourbon Praline Pecan (bourbon ice cream infused with brown sugar bourbon swirls and praline pecans), Non-Dairy Amaretto Black Cherry Almond Toffee (sweet black cherry jam and almond toffee pieces folded into nutty Amaretto-infused non-dairy frozen dessert) and Irish Cream Cookie Squares (chocolate cookie topped with Irish Cream-infused ice cream dipped in coated in rich dark chocolate). The Häagen-Dazs Spirits Collection is available in freezer aisles nationwide for a suggested retail price of $5.29 for a 14-ounce carton.
ULTRA-FILTERED, HIGH-PROTEIN MILK
Darigold expanded its portfolio of milk products to include FIT, an ultra-filtered, lactose-free, high-protein milk that delivers 75% more protein and 40% less sugar than regular 2% milk. FIT is available at many Albertson’s, Fred Meyer, QFC, Safeway and Walmart stores for a suggested retail price of $3.99 for a 59-ounce carton, or $1.99 for a 14-ounce bottle.
PLANT-BASED, PROTEIN-RICH OAT MILK
Califia Farms launched Übermilk, a line of oat milk beverages that deliver a good source of protein and other essential nutrients. Available in Unsweetened, Unsweetened Vanilla and Chocolate, Übermilks offer 8 grams of plant-based protein per serving, including all eight essential amino acids and fatty acids from plant oils for omegas 3, 6 and 9, as well as calcium, iron, vitamin D, potassium and vitamin E. Übermilk is available at Whole Foods Market stores nationwide with additional distribution throughout the year.
OATMILK FROZEN DESSERTS
So Delicious Dairy Free launched a new line of Oatmilk Frozen Desserts, which are crafted with Purity Protocol oats for a smooth oatmilk base, and are dairy-free, certified gluten-free, certified vegan and Non-GMO Project Verified. The Peanut Butter & Raspberry kind is made with smooth peanut butter and black raspberries, blended in a creamy oatmilk base, while the Oatmeal Cookie kind incorporates chewy oatmeal cookie dough with sweet brown sugar and a hint of cinnamon. The Caramel Apple Crumble variety combines apple, cinnamon and brown sugar with a caramel swirl. So Delicious Oatmilk Frozen Desserts are available at grocery stores for a suggested price of $5.49.
DAIRY-BASED FROZEN GREEK YOGURT BARS
Yasso Frozen Greek Yogurt launched Snack Buddies, a new line of dairy-based frozen Greek yogurt bars. These snackable-sized bars boast 45-50 calories, and come in Mint Cookie Chums, Strawbuddy Lemonade, Fudge Space Chip and Party Animal varieties. Yasso Snack Buddies are available at limited retailers nationwide.
FROZEN COOKIE DOUGH BALLS
Ben & Jerry’s rolled out frozen Cookie Dough Chunks that are safe to eat raw. These cookie dough balls come in Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough and Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Chunks, and are sold in half-pound bags in retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $4.99.
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