21 June 2012

10 Things to Know About Nuts to You Nut Butter

Here at the Stone Store, we sell Nuts to You Nut butters in bulk and in jars.  They are delicious, locally made in Ontario, and good for you!
10 Things to Know About Nuts to You Nut Butter Inc.

1. 100% Canadian-owned, Nuts to You Nut Butter is located in Paris, Ontario. Started in 1989.
2. All nuts and seeds used in their butters are dry roasted (no oil roasting) and do not contain added salt, sugar or saturated/tropical fats.
3. Nut and seed butters are high in protein and fiber and are a good source of vitamins, and minerals (magnesium, calcium, zinc, selenium, copper, potassium, and iron).
4. It is generally recognized that we need fats in our diet. Nuts and seeds contain unsaturated fats that can help reduce cholesterol levels and decrease the risk of heart disease.
5. The oil in their products will naturally rise over time. Simply stir the oil back in. If you wish to reduce oil separation, store in the refrigerator.
6. They are certified organic by QAI, a third party independent organization recognized worldwide.
7. There is a small chance of cross-contamination with other nuts and/or seeds. People with severe reactions to any nut or seed should not eat these products.
8. These nut and seed butters can be used in a variety of ways. In addition to spreads on bread, toast, and crackers, several are good in sauces, dressings, and dips. They make great cookies and desserts. They are also delicious in smoothies and milk shakes.
9. Nuts to You nut butters are kosher. 
10.Nuts to You nut butters are dairy, soy, wheat and gluten-free.

Visit our store at 14 Commercial St, downtown Guelph and see for yourself how much better these nut butters taste than their sugar-filled counterparts you might find in the grocery store.