02 February 2011

Kashi's products featured on Oprah highlights the company's vegan options

Kashi Tuscan Veggie Bake

Kashi, the "pioneer" in natural lifestyle cuisine, is the latest company to highlight a variety of vegan options for their animal-loving customers.

Keegan Sheridan, a natural food expert at Kashi, says, "The number of people choosing veganism as a personal diet and lifestyle plan is gaining more exposure, so we want to make sure they are aware of the Kashi foods that are available to not only meet their dietary needs, but also satisfy their taste buds.”

In case you missed it, Kashi's vegan selections made an appearance on Oprah'sOne-Week Vegan Challenge," yesterday, Feb.2. The feature is sure to increase demand for the company's plant-based fare.

And speaking of demand, if you are interested in trying out some of Kashi's convenient yet compassionate offerings for yourself, here is a list of their foods that contain NO animal products and are completely vegan-friendly.

Ready-to-eat cereals:
Kashi® Autumn Wheat® (organic)
Kashi® Cinnamon Harvest® (organic)
Kashi® Island Vanilla® (organic)
Kashi® Strawberry Fields® (organic)
Kashi® Heart to Heart® Oat Flakes & Blueberry Clusters
Kashi® GOLEAN Crisp! ™ Toasted Berry Crumble
Kashi® 7 Whole Grain Puffs
Kashi® 7 Whole Grain Nuggets
Kashi® 7 Whole Grain Flakes

Hot cereals:
Kashi® Heart to Heart® Maple Instant Oatmeal
Kashi® Heart to Heart® Apple Cinnamon Instant Oatmeal

Wholesome snacks:
Kashi® Heart to Heart® Original Woven Wheat Cracker
Kashi® Heart to Heart® Roasted Garlic Woven Wheat Cracker

Frozen entrees:
Kashi® Black Bean Mango
Kashi® Mayan Harvest Bake
Kashi® Tuscan Veggie Bake

Kashi® 7 Whole Grain Pilaf

Additionally, the La Jolla, Calif-based company points out that it also offers vegetarian consumers a wide variety of selections. For more information on Kashi and their vegan/vegetarian options visit www.Kashi.com.

Julia is a student who has a passion for veganism, animal welfare, and religious studies.

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