Meijer Bite Size Frosted Shredded Wheat Cereal - 1 Box (18 oz)
1 Box = 18 oz (1 lb 2 oz) 510 g; Frosted Shredded Wheat - Bite Size. Lightly sweetened whole grain wheat cereal. Provides 11 essential vitamins and minerals. Made with whole grain wheat for a healthy heart. Just what does whole grain mean? It means the whole grain, including all of its parts. What are the good parts? The bran layer, which is fiber-rich, the germ, and the endosperm. These parts contain nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and complex carbohydrates. Why is the whole grain important? Diets rich in whole grain foods and other plant foods that are low in total fat, saturated fat and cholesterol may help reduce the risk of heart disease and some cancers. How much whole grain must be in the product to make the health claim mentioned above? The United States Food and Drug Administration allows food manufacturers to explain on labels the health benefits of whole grain food products if the product contains 51 percent or more by weight whole grains, such as whole grains, such as whole wheat or whole oats. Additionally, to qualify for use of this health claim, a product is required to meet certain other nutritional requirements. How can I take advantage of the benefits of whole grain products? There are many ways to obtain the benefits of whole grains. We suggest that in addition to eating whole grain cereal for breakfast or a snack, use great tasting whole grain cereal as an ingredient in your recipes. USDA’s The Food Guide pyramid recommends 6-11 servings per day of breads, cereals, rice and pasta - all foods from grains. As part of your 6-11 servings per day, the USDA suggests several servings a day of foods made from whole grains, such as whole wheat bread and whole grain cereals. Quality assured.
- 1 Box of 18 oz (1 lb 2 oz) 510 g
- Ingredients: Whole Grain Wheat, Sugar, Sorbitol, Gelatin, Reduced Iron, Niacin (Niacinamide), Zinc (Zinc Oxide), Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine Hydrochloride), Folate (Folic Acid), Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin), Vitamin B1 (Thiamin Hydrochloride), Vitamin B12, BHT (to Preserve Freshness).
- Manufacturer: Meijer Distribution, Inc.
Contains wheat ingredients. Wheat used in this product contains traces of soybeans.