Good (sweet) potato chips
Kettle Uprooted chips are made with literal sweet potatoes and the company has recently come out with two new flavors for the fall: Sweet Potato Pie and Chipotle Honey. The chips have a satisfying crunch with no preservatives and are gluten free. Available at major natural food stores major grocery stores. Cost is $3.79 for a 6-ounce bag.
This time of year fancy cheese spreads are a hit and Alouette has come up with a new Black Truffle Brie, as well as a Crème de Brie for those who are going to entertain. Available for a limited time at major grocery stores, the Truffle Brie is $8.99 per package and the Crème de Brie is $5.99.
Good muffin mixes
Fleischmann’s has come up with a new muffin mix which contains no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. The Simply Homemade Muffin Mixes! made with real simple, high-quality ingredients most people would find in their own pantry. Just add water, oil and eggs and mix and bake. Available in three Banana, Chocolate and Lemon Poppyseed, to satisfy everyone at the table. Cost is $2.99 per pack. They can be found in most large grocery stores.
Compiled by Steve Pardo