News | September 7, 2017

Hilary's Introduces New Culinary-Inspired Millet Medleys In Four Delicious Flavors At Natural Products Expo East 2017

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Hilary’s, creator of convenient, culinary foods made from real ingredients and free from common allergens, has introduced Millet Medleys, a delicious new line that offers a flavorful and clean twist on traditional rice pilaf, packaged in convenient microwaveable pouches. On display at Natural Products Expo East on September 14-16, 2017, Hilary’s Millet Medleys come in four versatile and savory flavors: Traditional Herb, Golden Curry, Savory Mushroom and Fresh Greek, and are perfect as a bowl base, side dish or meal starter. The new heat-and-eat medleys are rolling out now nationwide, and attendees at Expo East will be able to taste samples at the Hilary’s booth #1460.

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Hilary’s Introduces New Culinary-Inspired Millet Medleys in Four Delicious Flavors at Natural Products Expo East 2017 (Photo: Business Wire)

“We were inspired to create this line because of the powerful and nourishing benefits of millet, which is also naturally gluten-free,” said Becky Harpstrite, VP of Marketing at Hilary’s. “Millet’s higher protein content, sustainable growing methods and alkaline properties make it the perfect base for a variety of flavor profiles and recipes, allowing us to infuse bold flavors with clean ingredients. With fresh, on-trend and mouthwatering flavors, our Millet Medleys are a tasty, free-from option in the frozen aisle. They’re perfect for busy consumers who want convenience, whether they’re clean eaters or have special dietary needs.”

Millet Medleys are made with a harmonious blend of ancient grain millet, extra virgin olive oil, organic veggies and protein-rich pulses – just heat and serve for a delicious, plant-based side dish or meal ready in minutes. Millet is a hot, trending ingredient known for improving digestive health and for its high fiber and alkaline properties, in addition to being a drought-resistant crop. Like all Hilary’s products, Millet Medleys are free from common allergens including wheat, dairy, eggs, soy, nuts, sesame and corn, and are vegan, USDA Certified Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified and Certified Gluten Free. Additional details on the new Millet Medley flavors include:

  • Traditional Herb: juicy carrots, peas and white beans pair with fresh herbs like parsley and thyme for a classic blend
  • Golden Curry: a warm, exoticmixture ofnutrient-rich lentils, peas and golden raisins infused withpowerful turmeric and cayenne
  • Savory Mushroom: hearty mushrooms, fragrant herbs and roasted veggies create a delicious and comforting dish
  • Fresh Greek: garbanzo beans, Kalamata olives, red onion and sun-dried tomatoes provide an authentic taste of Greece with bursts of lemon, parsley and mint

Hilary’s new Millet Medleys are available at conventional and natural grocery stores nationwide and in Canada, as well as online for a SRP of $4.99 per package. For more information and recipe inspiration, please visit www.hilaryseatwell.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

About Hilary’s

Hilary’s is the creator of convenient and culinary foods that are made from real ingredients and are free-from common allergens. On a mission to help heal the American diet, Hilary’s is an innovator and disruptor in the natural food industry, creating delicious, convenient, family-friendly, common allergen-free foods for all people who are seeking tasty, nourishing cuisine. Hilary’s robust portfolio includes frozen veggie burgers, frozen veggie bites, frozen veggie sausages, frozen millet medleys and shelf-stable salad dressings. All products are Certified Gluten Free, Non-GMO Project Verified, certified organic and free from common allergens including dairy, eggs, soy, nuts and corn. Hilary’s is currently the #1 selling veggie burger brand as measured by SPINS, the leading provider of retail consumer insights, analytics and consulting for the natural, organic and specialty products industry.

Hilary’s products are available in conventional and natural grocery stores nationwide and in Canada, as well as online. For more information or to find a store near you, please visit www.hilaryseatwell.com.


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