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Taste test: favorite foods for first half of 2011

Our panelists have been eating their way through the newest healthy-sounding foods on the market as well as some old favorites. They have sipped calcium-fortified orange juices, coconut waters and green tea. In addition, they have tried sugar substitutes, frozen whipped toppings and frozen foods including sweet potato fries. Here is a list of their favorites for the first half of 2011, in order of the judges' preferences.

Calcium-fortified orange juice

Florida's Natural

Minute Maid

Publix Premium

Fat-free liquid coffee creamers

Hannaford

Winn-Dixie

Cremel

Sugar substitutes

NatraTaste Blue

Splenda

Stevia

Store brand sugar substitutes

Publix

Winn-Dixie

Hannaford

Coconut water

Conchita

Sunchy

Goya

Vita Coco

Salt alternatives

McCormick Perfect Pinch

Chef Paul Prudhomme's Magic Salt Free

Mrs. Dash

Sweet potato fries

Ore-Ida

Hannaford

Alexia

Ian's

Frozen whipped topping

Publix

Cool Whip

Winn-Dixie

Green tea

Twinings

Good Earth

Winn-Dixie

Tazo Zen

For suggestions on foods and beverages you'd like our panel to test, please e-mail Kathy Saunders at kathy@kathysaunders.com.

Taste test: favorite foods for first half of 2011 07/15/11 [Last modified: Friday, July 15, 2011 5:30am]

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