In Your Basket: March

We are waving our pom-poms for the best food and drink products out there.


Whether they are just hitting the supermarket shelves, creating a buzz in the industry, winning awards or are just plain ace, we give you a heads up about what you should be adding to your supermarket basket this month.


GETTING HEALTHY WITH LIZI'S


Premium cereal brand, Lizi’s is extending its healthier breakfast offering by branching out into the Muesli category with the launch of Lizi’s Super Muesli - and we are having all the feels!


And you don't just get to choose from one, oh no.


Lizi's new innovative muesli range, which has four variants uses a mixture of toasted and untoasted oats – with fortified functional benefits. Variants of the new range boast vitamins and minerals, including Vitamin C, B6, B2 and Zinc, as well natural ingredients such as turmeric, barley, hemp, maca powder and quinoa (which is clearly all the good stuff) to provide a delicious breakfast. Using treacle to add flavour to the toasted oats instead of honey also means that it’s vegan-friendly, as well as being GM free.


The full range includes:

  • BOOST – Mango, Papaya & Turmeric:

  • CLEANSE – Cranberry, Raspberry & Cherry:

  • FOCUS – Hazelnut, Pecan & Maca:

  • GLOW – Fig, Apple & Almond:


Lizi’s Boost, Focus and Glow Super Muesli will be available in Waitrose from March 2020. RRP £4.00 for 400g pack.


BOOZY GUMMIES? YES, SMITH & SINCLAIR


Do you have a cool mama that needs something more creative than a mug and smelly bubble bath this Mother's Day? Have a friend in need to a cheer up? Want to just sit in your pants and eat booze laden gummies in front on Love Is Blind?


The beautiful Smith & Sinclair have launched a range of boozy sweets which make the perfect gift. Now, I know what you think. Boozy Gummies? These are not your average gin flavoured sweet - this range comes with some impressive poke and a drink responsibly warning. And we all want to eat sweets with a warning. Smith & Sincliar have created adult-only Cocktail Gummies – available in ten classy cocktail flavours such as Passion Fruit Mojito, Hibiscus Negroni, Elderflower Spritz and Berry Daiquiri.


All Smith & Sinclair gummies have been made with premium spirits, fresh fruit, herbs and syrups, mixed and coated with garnish infused sugars. Smith & Sinclair recommends consuming in two bites for maximum enjoyment. The gummies hold a subtle kick at 7% volume (the equivalent of 1/2 shot of alcohol). Perfect for gifting and completely vegan.


Smith & Sinclair’s Mother’s Day Alcoholic Cocktail Gummies Selection boxes can be found on www.smithandsinclair.com. £16


BODEGA BAY LAUNCHES IN SAINSBURY'S


Last summer we had the pleasure to interview Charlie Markland founder of Bodega Bay. Following a successful launch, Bodega Bay Hard Seltzer is now available in 72 Sainsbury stores across the UK and can be found in the Taste the Future Bays in store.


Bodega Bay’s Hard Seltzer, a range of natural fruit flavoured alcoholic sparkling waters – made with UK sourced produce - is turning into a healthier option when drinking out. The low-calorie hard seltzer, comes in at just 29 calories per 100ml. The perfect guilt-free alternative to calorie-laden beer and wine.


You can also buy Bodega Bay's Hard Seltzer online via Amazon