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New Post® Great Grains® Protein Blend Cereal Aims to Boost Americans’ Metabolisms in 2013
Combination Of Protein, Whole Grain And Fiber Helps Increase Metabolic Rate
Parsippany, NJ (January 17, 2013) /PRNewswire/ — Americans’ top resolution for 2013 is to lose weight. Post Foods, LLC, is doing its part to help these goals come to fruition with the introduction of new Great Grains Protein Blend cereal, which helps support a healthy metabolism. Great Grains Protein Blend cereals add whole grain, natural fiber and protein to the tasty, less processed ingredients the brand has been providing breakfast tables across the country for years. Great Grains Protein Blend cereals come in two delicious flavors: Cinnamon Hazelnut and Honey, Oats & Seeds, which are full of less processed, nutritious grains you can see in every spoonful.
“As we age, the metabolism tends to naturally slow down and lead to weight gain, but there are steps we can take to help maintain a healthy metabolism, including eating a complete breakfast with protein and whole grain,” says Dr. Mark Izzo, Vice President of Research, Development and Innovation at Post Foods, LLC. “Many people already enjoy the less processed ingredients in every box of Great Grains. We’re proud to introduce a protein-packed version with the added benefits.”
New Great Grains Protein Blend — Honey, Oats & Seeds has whole grain flakes made with cracked wheat and whole kernel barley, sweetened with a kiss of honey and combined with scoops of nutritious pumpkin seeds, almonds and multigrain clusters studded with sunflower seeds. Each one cup serving is an excellent source of fiber (6g), a good source of protein (8g) and contains 35g of Whole Grain per serving.¹
New Great Grains Protein Blend — Cinnamon Hazelnut is a perfect balance of whole grain wheat, barley and oats, combined with scoops of wholesome hazelnuts, almonds and multigrain clusters with real cinnamon. Each one cup serving is an excellent source of fiber (7g), a good source of protein (8g) and contains 37g of Whole Grain per serving.¹
All Great Grains cereals are made with less processed grains for more wholesome nutrition in every bowl. Every recipe has at least 30g of whole grains per serving and is a heart healthy² way to start the day.
For more information, please visit www.postfoods.com/our-brands/great-grains and www.facebook.com/greatgrains.
¹Nutritionists recommend eating three or more servings of whole grain food per day (about 16g whole grain per serving or at least 48g per day)
²Diets rich in whole grain foods and other plant foods, and low in saturated fat and cholesterol, may help reduce the risk of heart disease.
About Post Foods, LLC
Post has enriched the lives of consumers, bringing quality foods to the breakfast table since the company’s founding in 1895. Post’s portfolio of brands includes diverse offerings to meet the taste and nutritional needs of all families, including such favorites as Honey Bunches of Oats®, Pebbles™, Great Grains®, Post Shredded Wheat®, Post® Raisin Bran, Grape-Nuts®, and Honeycomb®. Post is dedicated to health and wellness, offering consumers a variety of cereal choices to meet their nutritional needs from whole grain and fiber to lower sugar offerings. For more information about Post Cereals, visit www.PostFoods.com.
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