May 11, 2014

My Family's New Natural (Non-GMO) Spread!

With all the issues arising from spreads (butter/margarine) containing GMO's, I have been really careful in choosing what I feed my family. I thought it'll be hard to find a brand I'll trust, but not really. Just a few weeks ago, I was introduced to Earth Balance, which is a totally new brand for me. From the first time my husband tasted their Buttery Spread - Original flavor, he liked it already. He said it is indeed surprising to know that a plant-based product could not taste like a plant. LOL!
My husband's new favorite spread.

But seriously, this rich creamy buttery plant-based spread has a lot more advantage compared to others because of the following facts:
  • 78% Natural Oils - Free of hydrogenated oils, zero grams of trans fat
  • Vegan
  • Non-GMO
  • Gluten-Free
  • Expeller-Pressed Oil
  • Lactose-Free
  • Excellent source of ALA Omega-3
Just last week, I spotted the same product, only a different flavor at a friend's place! I'd say most of the products they buy are natural, GMO-free and/or organic. And I really am starting to do the same, because I noticed they don't really taste as bad as it sound. Healthy doesn't really mean tasteless (as I thought it was) and Earth Balance has proven it.
Spotted at a friend's fridge!
Anyway, there are also other ways to enjoy Earth Balance Buttery Spreads, like in frying, sauteeing and baking. Here's a complete list of the flavors they offer and if you click the photo, you'll find the other Earth Balance products you can enjoy!

DISCLAIMER
I got a chance to share the product/s mentioned above by being a Mom's Meet mom ambassador. I was not required to post a review of it/them. This review was based on my own opinion.

8 comments :

  1. i love plant-based products too! nothing beats au naturel. :)

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  2. I wish we have this brand here in the Philippines. I also like to try their nut butters. :)

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  3. A very healthy spread indeed. Hope meron din nyan dito sa Pinas.

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  4. looking for healthy spread and somewhat organic is very pricey nowadays..good thing there is product like this. yummy!

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  5. Nothing can compare products that are Non-GMO and made from natural/organic ingredients. It can be costly but healthier.

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  6. I like butter spread! I think Earth balance really says this product is natural.

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  7. Sis,
    You are like my husband's eldest daughter :-) She is a health freak ;) but I really like it because it is great for our health to know all these products like the Non-GMO spread that you used :-)

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  8. Non GMO is what we always look when buying foodies. The Earth Balance butter product seems a good one to try.

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Thanks for sharing your thoughts!