Every month I’m sharing new food products with you on my blog. This time it’s time for the Food News of November 2019. As we’re getting close to the Holidays there’s some nice Christmas food news and for those also living in the Netherlands some new ‘Sinterklaas’ food products.
MyMuesli Advent Calendar
This winter MyMuesli has created 4 different advent calendars. Behind the doors of these calendars you’ll find all kinds of goodies from MyMuesli.
You can now order your MyMuesli Advent Calendar with up to €15 discount if you order via this link: mymuesli.nl/advent-annatravelfoodie.
Below you see the different calendars available and the discount that you get:
Deluxe Calendar, €15 discount
Mymuesli 2go Calendar, €12 discount
Mymuesli Porridge 2go Calendar, €11 discount
Mymuesli Bars Calendar, €12 discount
The discount is valid until November 30 2019.
Hello Fresh Borrelbox
You probably know Hello Fresh from the meal boxes, but they now have something new: the Borrelbox. ‘Borrel’ is a typical Dutch word for when you have nibbles with your drinks. HelloFresh now has a box that provides everything you need for a ‘borrel’. All kinds of nibbles and finger food is included; red grapes, bread, tapenades, cheeses, sausage, smoked almonds. You can order the ‘borrelbox’ as an add-on with your HelloFresh order and the content is different every month.
Eat Natural bars
Okay, I have to admit that the Eat Natural bars aren’t super new. But I’m a big fan of them. And even though you see them quite often on my Instagram stories, I didn’t write about them on my page yet. The Eat Natural bars come in 9 flavors and they have 3 more flavors available in lower calories bar. Three of the flavors have a protein packed label as they are, well, packed with protein. I often take the bars with me when I have a long day. They’re a perfect snack for the afternoon when you can use some extra energy.
Kruidvat Breakfast Products
Kruidvat has released a new breakfast range with super many items. You can now get all you need for a healthy breakfast at Kruidvat. From sugar-free granola to chia seeds and from a smoothie mix to coconut oil. They also have a Smoothie Booster that you can add to your smoothie. They also sell big jars of Celtic Sea Salt, which I love to sprinkle over my avocado and hummus toast.
The Other Bar
The Dutch Fair-Chain Organisation and the United Nations have released a new chocolate: The Other Bar. The Other Bar wants to fight poverty and inequality. There’s a QR code in each bar and if you scan it you can choose between a discount on your next order or a cacao plant for a farmer so that he can earn more. How great would it be if we don’t need development aid anymore and we can support this sustainable way of consumption just by eating chocolate.
You can order The Other Bar online here.
New Chocolate Letters Tony’s Chocolonely
Tony’s Chocolonely has three new chocolate letters this winter. Last year they had the entire alphabet in milk chocolate and the letter S in dark chocolate and ‘pepernoot’ chocolate. They still have all those bars this year, and they have 3 extra chocolate letters. They’re all made in the S shape (of Sinterklaas) and they are the following three flavors:
Milk Caramel Sea Salt, White and White Pepernoot.
You can find the Tony’s Chocolonely letter bars in most supermarkets, the ‘Wereldwinkels’ and their online webshop.
Quorn Fish Replacements
It’s getting more and more easy to replace meat and fish every day! This time last year Quorn had released 4 vegetarian and vegan sandwich meat replacements. This year they’re launching 3 fish replacements. You can now get the Quorn Fish-Free Sticks, Fish-Free Fillets Fish & Chips Style en Fish-Free Fillets Lemon & Pepper at the Albert Heijn supermarkets in the Netherlands. All three products aren’t only vegetarian but also vegan. Besides they’re free of saturated fats and soy.
New Budget Vegetarian Cookbook
The budget-friendly vegetarian cookbook ‘Portionen under tian’ from Hanna Olvenmark is now also available in the Netherlands. It’s translated in Dutch and is titled ‘Vegetarisch voor een prikkie’. In the book you’ll find 50 vegetarian recipes for under 1 euro per person per portion. The recipes are clearly marked as vegetarian, lacto-vegetarian or vegan. The recipes are conveniently categorized. ‘Vegetarisch voor een Prikkie’ is brought out by a new culinary publisher in the Netherlands. ‘Citrus’ is the culinary imprint from Lecturis publisher. Click here to order Vegetarisch voor een Prikkie.
3 new juices from CoolBest
CoolBest has released three new juices, all made with red fruits. The three flavors are Powerful Pomegranate Raspberry, Bubbling Blueberry Raspberry and Cleansing Cranberry. They’re made from fresh fruit and there are no added sugars. The vitamin boost from these red fruit juices will get you through the cold months.
Together with CoolBest I’ve got a really cool giveaway! You can win the CoolBest trolley made by SuitSuit pictured at the top of this page on my Facebook page.