PLYMOUTH, Wis. — Sargento Foods is expanding its snack products beyond cheese for the first time with the introduction of Sargento Balanced Breaks, the company on Tuesday announced. The Balanced Breaks snack — which combines natural cheese, roasted nuts and dried fruits — contains 7 g of protein and between 170 to 190 calories.
"Today's health-conscious consumers are looking for portable snacks that balance nutrition and great taste," said Chris McCarthy, director of marketing for the Sargento Foods Consumer Products Division. "With Sargento Balanced Breaks, consumers have a delicious new option to add to their snacking routine."
Balanced Breaks will be available in the following varieties:
Natural White Cheddar Cheese, sea-salted almonds and dried cranberries;
Natural Sharp Cheddar Cheese, sea-salted cashews and cherry-infused cranberries;
Natural Pepper Jack Cheese, honey roasted peanuts and raisins; and
Natural Sharp White Cheddar Cheese, sea-salted cashews and golden raisin medley.
Consumers can find Sargento’s new product in a package of three 1.5-oz snacks for a suggested retail price of $3.69