Thin is in
Slim snacks are in the spotlight. Mary’s Gone Crackers has unveiled a new Thins line, made with a gluten-free flour blend of sprouted buckwheat and black beans, amaranth, mesquite and sorghum, plus quinoa flakes, chia seeds, herbs and spices. Sinfully Thin popcorn from Open Road Snacks offers a lower-guilt alternative to popcorn, in blue corn and herbs and spices flavors.In the dessert department, there’s Free For All Kitchen Gluten Free Brownie Thins, made with dark cocoa, butter, ancient grains and cassava root flour; and Mrs. Thinster’s Cookie Thins, available in chocolate chip, brownie batter and cake batter flavors with no artificial or bioengineered ingredients. Skinny snacking chocolate brands include barkTHINS and Brown & Haley’s new Roca Thins, which blends milk or dark chocolate with bits of buttercrunch toffee.