SEATTLE– Good Planet Foods, a premium plant-based food company known for its planet-friendly, delicious and meltable cheeses, has introduced its new Cheddar Flavor Shredded Cheese.
Made from refined coconut oil and plant starches, Good Planet Foods cheeses are free from the eight primary allergens including dairy, nuts, soy, eggs and wheat. Good Planet Foods is certified Gluten-Free, Vegan, Allergen-free, Kosher, Halal and Non-GMO Project Verified. The Shredded Cheeses are available in 7 oz. resealable bags. Other Good Planet Foods Shredded Cheese flavors include: Mozzarella, Smoked Mozzarella, Parmesan (5 oz. bag.) The MSRP is $4.99.
“Our plant based cheeses melt easily and taste delicious,” said David Israel, CEO Good Planet Foods and longtime food industry pioneer. “The new Shredded Cheddar is great in countless recipes where a person wants a traditional cheese flavor and texture, but no dairy. We’re proud of our products and of our mission to help reduce food’s environmental impact.”
Good Planet Foods also offers Sliced Cheeses. Available in American Style, Cheddar, Smoked Provolone, Garlic and Herb and Hot Pepper, the Sliced Cheeses are great for stacking, melting or rolling up. Each 7 oz. resealable package contains 10 individual slices. The MSRP is $4.99.
In addition to adding the new cheddar flavor, Good Planet Foods also announced it is expanding its food service distribution to include both its plant-based Shredded and Sliced cheeses. Currently Whole Foods Market’s Pacific Northwest, Northern California and Southern Pacific regions use Good Planet Foods slices in its deli.
“For food service outlets looking for a plant-based cheese, we’re a delicious solution and the fact that we’re also soy and nut-free is a bonus that broadens our appeal and dietary compatibility,” said Israel. “We anticipate extensive growth in the food service channel as our retail distribution continues at a rapid pace.”
The Good Planet Foods food service Shredded Cheese selection includes: Mozzarella, Smoked Mozzarella, Cheddar and Parmesan flavors. Slices for food service are available in American-Style and Cheddar.
About Good Planet Foods
With the mission to create environmentally-friendlier and better-for-you products, Good Planet Foods offers premium plant-based cheeses in both Shredded and Sliced varieties. The plant-based cheeses are made from coconut oil and plant starches that help create the texture and meltability of dairy cheese. Good Planet Foods provide a healthy alternative without having to compromise on taste. Free from the eight primary allergens including dairy, nuts, soy, eggs and wheat, Good Planet Foods is gluten-free, certified Vegan, Kosher, Halal and Non-GMO Project Verified. Available for retailers and food service, please visit GoodPlanetFoods.com for more information. Follow us on social media at @goodplanetfoods.