Wednesday, July 04, 2012

New at Wheatsville

Frozen Greek yogurts, raw chia seed cereals, Ghost Pepper ketchup and more.
Read on for what’s new at Wheatsville this week.

Dallas, Texas hot sauce company Melinda’s is famous for its all-natural balance of heat and flavor. Melinda's Black Pepper Ketchup continues this tradition by using only the freshest all natural ingredients blended perfectly with fresh ground bold robust black pepper corns. The result is bold ketchup with a spicy, peppery flavor. Melinda's Naga Jolokia or 'ghost pepper' Ketchup is spiked with the incendiary Ghost Pepper, for a fiery hot flavor with a long lasting, radiating heat. One try and you’ll never use plain old ketchup again. 13oz, Reg. $4.99

Quinoa is a unique, versatile grain with a slight crunchy texture and a light nutty flavor that is used around the world. Near East Quinoa Blends are a mixture of quinoa and brown rice and are a great way to add whole grains to meals. They have 7-8 grams of protein, are a good source of fiber (with 3 grams of fat per serving as prepared) and have 34 grams of whole grain per 1 cup serving. Quick and easy to use, they cook in just 15 minutes for the perfect complement to your favorite meals. Near East Quinoa Blend products are Kosher Certified. 4.8oz, Reg. $2.99


Chia Goodness is a new concept in breakfast cereal: the ingredients are completely raw. Just stir in milk or water, hot or cold, and wait a few minutes for it to thicken, giving it the comfort quality of oatmeal. Ruth's combines chia with shelled hempseed, a great source of protein, essential fatty acids and trace minerals, and add other seeds, fruits and nuts to create the best breakfast ever. Ruth's Chia Goodness Cereals are vegan and gluten-free, and a single 2 tablespoon serving delivers 16% of the recommended daily intake of fiber. 12oz, Reg. $6.99


Artisana Organic Raw Coconut oil is non-hydrogenated, cholesterol-free and comprised of medium-chain fatty acids, which are broken down efficiently by the body, providing an immediate source of energy. With a light fresh fragrance, it is food for the body, both inside and out: when cooking or baking, use as a substitute for butter or margarine, or go ahead and rub in this natural moisturizer right on your skin or in your hair as an oil treatment. Coconut oil is solid and opaque at room temperature and becomes clear once liquefied; refrigeration is not recommended. 15oz, Reg. $12.99

Indulgently rich and creamy, yet completely fat free, Oikos Organic Frozen Greek Yogurt packs in protein instead of calories. Stonyfield, celebrating its 29th year, is the world's leading organic yogurt company. Its certified organic yogurt, smoothies, milk, cultured soy, frozen yogurt and ice cream are distributed nationally. The company advocates that healthy food can only come from a healthy planet. Its use of organic ingredients helps keep over 200,000 farm acres free of toxic, persistent pesticides and chemical fertilizers known to contaminate soil, drinking water and food. To help reduce climate change, Stonyfield offsets all of the CO2 emissions generated from its facility energy use. Stonyfield also donates $2 million of its yearly profits to efforts that help protect and restore the Earth. For more information about Stonyfield, its products and initiatives, visit 16oz, Reg. $4.49

If you like peanuts, nuts and seeds, you're going to love NuttZo. Chock full of flax seeds, hazelnuts, cashews, almonds, Brazil nuts, pumpkin and sunflower seeds, and available in either a Valencia peanut or a peanut-free chia seed base, Nuttzo packs a serious nutritional punch. The seven nut and seed butters are certified organic and provide 50% – 75% of your daily value of ALA Omega-3 per serving. With its distinctive combination of legumes, nuts, and seeds, Nuttzo provides a full complement of amino acids and is a complete protein. Store upside down after opening to keep the oils incorporated into the butter, and reduce the need for stirring before each use.
Original, 16oz, Reg. $11.99
Peanut-Free, 16oz, Reg. $18.99

Fresh in the Deli

Our new Fresh in the Deli recipe this month is the tasty Cherry Chicken Salad with Citrus Dressing, courtesy of our friends at Whole Foods Cooperative in Duluth, Minnesota. This light, summery chicken salad combines Buddy’s local, all-natural chicken with chewy wild rice, dried cherries and snow peas in a sweet lemon-lime vinaigrette and makes a great one-dish lunch!

And it’s time for our bakery’s new Community Action Cookies! This month our buttery, hand-decorated sugar cut-out cookies are shaped like cute little animal paws, with a yummy chocolate glaze, to raise awareness for our July Community Action Wednesday donation recipients Austin Pets Alive! Look for them in our bakery case!

Owners can now save a dollar on a Garden Bagel! Your favorite RockStar bagel is toasted, spread with cream cheese & topped with sliced cucumbers, tomatoes & red onions by our Deli staff, just $2.99, reg. $3.99! The Garden Bagel is perfect for a light but filling breakfast or lunch!

Wow, it is hot out there! So come on in, cool off, and hydrate yourself with a cold Deli drink! Our Grab’n’Go Icebox in front of the Deli Counter is filled with our tasty, icy beverages for you to grab-n-gulp with no wait! You will likely find our house-brewed, staff favorite Gingerade! This incredibly refreshing drink is made with fresh ginger, spices and a blend of three fruit juices, it’s an allergy-destroyer and tummy-tenderizer all in one, and boy does it taste good too! Also in the Icebox you may find our infamously eye-opening, 24-hour cold-brewed Iced Coffee Toddy, simply sweetened Agave Lemonade and our seasonal favorite, the lean, green Cucumber Agua Fresca! The Cuke Fresca is deceptively simple – cucumber, water, fresh lime juice and organic raw agave syrup are blended together into a chilled masterpiece of thirst-quenching bliss, so c’mon in and try this delicious and good-for-you drink!

New delicious, seasonal drinks are also available now from our Deli Counter to cool you down this summer! Our Iced Raspberry Mate adds a touch of fruity sweetness to our herby Yerba Mate, adding a touch of raspberry syrup to this popular coffee alternative, and is now on sale for owners just 99¢, reg. $1.99! Looking for a caffeinated pick-me-up? Sidle up to our organic, fair-trade espresso bar for an Iced Raspberry Mocha, flavored with  shots of organic chocolate and raspberry syrup and blended to perfection with your choice of milk – cow, soy, rice, coconut or almond! Or maybe you’d prefer our Iced Caramel Macchiato! This sweet treat blends our espresso with caramel and vanilla syrups, and your choice of milk to make one fantastic cuppa Joe! Or, try a cup of our classic Arnold Palmer, a refreshing split of our Organic Black Zhi Tea and our Agave Lemonade! Bottoms up!

Also on the cold drink tip, our all-fruit, no-filler featured smoothie is the light & refreshing Strawberry Pineapple, blending those two tasty fruits with frozen bananas & organic apple juice! Grab a Smoothie Card & get your 10th one free!

Our featured salsa is the A-maize-ing Black Bean and Corn Salsa, a spicy blend of organic black beans, corn, tomatoes, garlic, jalapenos and cilantro, this hearty salsa is one of our most popular! Try some on your taco, or get a tub from grab’n’go to snack on with some crispy El Milagro chips!

Also on sale at the Deli Counter are tasty cold cuts, sliced to order: Boar’s Head Smoked Ham at $8.49/lb, reg. $8.99 and Smoked Provolone Cheese, $4.99/lb, reg. $5.99! C’mon in and stock up on your lunchbox staples – these two make great pizza toppings, too!