Friday July 19, 2013
Wonderful Almonds Earn AHA Heart-Check Mark
Los Angeles — Packs of Paramount Farms, Inc.’s Wonderful Almonds now carry the American Heart Association’s Heart-Check mark symbol, signaling it as a heart-healthy item.
All AHA-certified nuts must contain 140mg or less of sodium per serving size. With 180 calories, six grams of protein, three grams of fiber and vitamin E and calcium, Wonderful Almonds have 100mg of sodium per serving.
They are available in 6.3-ounce bags carrying a SRP of $3.99 in Roasted & Salted, Roasted No Salt and Natural Raw varieties. Paramount Farms says it will soon offer the salted variety in 1.5-ounce packs with a SRP of 99 cents.