By Will Rietveld
I always enjoy sampling and reporting on new energy bars and snacks at OR, especially those offered by new companies. Please note that this article simply highlights new energy food products of interest, and by no means is it comprehensive of the category or constitute a review of the item. It’s simply a collection of items of interest for lightweight backcountry travel.
|Navitas Naturals Power Snacks. A new flavor featured at the show is Coffee-Cacao, which is delicious. Three pieces provide 130 calories, 6 grams of fat, and 4 grams of protein. An 8 ounce package costs $10.|
|Rx Bar. This is a tasty protein bar, providing 210 calories, 8 grams of fat, and 12 grams of protein per bar. No added sugar, dairy, soy, or gluten. Each bar contains three egg whites. They are available in eight flavors for $2.50 each.|