Line of allergy-friendly cookies are the perfect pick-me-up
TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2016 /CNW/ - Get ready to unleash your inner cookie monster: National Cookie Day is coming up on Sunday, December 4, 2016. This annual celebration of the tried and true baked good is beloved by children and adults alike. While it is a day of celebration for many Canadians, those who suffer from potentially life-threatening food intolerances can feel left out of the fun. With more than 2.5 million Canadians living with food allergies1, there is an increasing demand for allergy-friendly snacks – cookies included – that are safe and taste great too.
Enjoy Life Foods – the leader in great tasting, allergy-friendly foods – has your cookie snacking solution: packed in a perfectly portioned pouch, their new Mini Cookies come in two varieties, Crunchy and Soft Baked. The Mini Cookies are the perfect pick-me-up for National Cookie Day and beyond, whether consumed after lunch, on the weekend or for snacking on-the-go. They are also nut-free and safe for school. The best part? No baking required. Just open up a pack and dive right in for a sweet and safe treat.
Featuring the same wholesome ingredients and flavour profiles as their popular full-size counterparts, varieties include:
- Crunchy Mini Cookies – An enjoyable, wholesome crunch in every bite that tastes as good as homemade and is crafted with better-for-you ingredients. Flavours include: Chocolate Chip, Double Chocolate, Vanilla Honey Graham, Sugar Crisp.
- Soft Baked Mini Cookies – Melt-in-your mouth textures and full-bodied flavours make these delicious cookies perfect for grabbing on-the-go or indulging as an after dinner dessert. Flavours include: Chocolate Chip, Double Chocolate Brownie, Snickerdoodle.
Mini Cookies are gluten-free and free-from the priority food allergens in Canada, including, wheat, milk, peanuts, tree nuts, mustard, sulfites, egg, sesame, soy, fish, crustaceans and shellfish. They are also Non-GMO Project verified and certified Kosher and Halal, and contain no artificial ingredients.
Enjoy Life Foods Mini Cookies are available at a suggested retail price of $5.89. Please visit enjoylifefoods.ca for more information, look for them at your local grocery or health food store, and online at well.ca and amazon.ca.
1Food Allergy Canada (2015). "Fast Facts: Food Allergies in Canada"
About Enjoy Life Foods
Enjoy Life Foods is the leader in great tasting, allergy-friendly foods. Their products are Certified Gluten-Free and Non-GMO Project verified and free-from the 12 priority food allergens, identified as, wheat, milk, peanuts, tree nuts, mustard, sulfites, egg, sesame, soy, fish, crustaceans and shellfish. Enjoy Life Foods is available at mass and health food retailers throughout the country. Visit www.enjoylifefoods.ca for more information.
SOURCE Enjoy Life Foods
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