NOM Makes Savory Popcorn in a 'Tomato Pesto' Flavor

By: Laura McQuarrie - Sep 2, 2016
References: nomfoods & trndmonitor
It's common for popcorn to come in varieties that are caramel-coated or chocolate-covered, but this savory popcorn snack from NOM adopts an unusual flavor.

The 'Tomato Pesto' popcorn snack is made with a base of organic wholegrain corn, coconut oil and for taste, tomatoes, basil and garlic powder. The all-natural snack is free from dairy, gluten, nuts and refined sugars, while also being high in fiber and vegan-friendly. In total, each 20 gram bag of popcorn boasts just 99 calories.

The satisfying snack product from NOM is one of many new products emerging in the food industry that favors the use of savory ingredients over sweet ones, which appeals to many health-conscious consumers who have become wary of refined sugars and other unhealthy sweetener additions.