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The Best Iced Tea Bag Brands

If you love iced tea, you have two options: buy it at the store, or make it yourself. The problem with buying it is that it’s usually loaded with sweeteners, and if toms shoes you don’t like that sort of thing it’s really hard to find unsweetened iced tea in a bottle. The problem with making iced tea from scratch is the wait it takes hours for a kettle of boiling tea to cool down, even with the help of a refrigerator and ice.

Thanks to food technology, the invention of cold brew tea bags has come to our rescue. Steep the tea bags in cold water for about 5 minutes, and you’re good to go it couldn’t be easier (with the exception of the Tazo brand, which requires you to steep in water for 5 minutes, and then top off with cold water, making it the only brand marketed as iced tea in our taste test that doesn’t use a cold brew). There are more new flavors on the market than ever this season, and we’re putting them to the test. From classic black tea to blueberry green an toms shoes d peach, there’s a flavor for just about everyone. (And if you like your tea sweet, don’t worry you can add as muc toms shoes h sugar as you want.)

Some claim th toms shoes at cold brewed tea (and coffee, for that matter) just don’t taste as good as hot brewed tea. Food science expert Harold McGee says that cold brewed teas “tend to contain less caffeine and less acid” than their hot counterparts. “And of course, they taste different. If the flavor of hot tea or coffee is your gold standard, then cold brews won’t measure up.”

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The Best Ice Vending Machine for the Money

The Ice Business

I am sure you have seen the fancy new ice vending machines popping up around your community. I know you wish that you toms shoes would have thought of that and your second thought is did I miss the boat? The good news is that those ice vending machines can be purchased directly from the manufacturers and there are still many excellent locations where these m toms shoes achines can be placed. Ice vending machines vary in price from $35k to $150k. The drastic difference in price is generally related to the amount of ice that can be sold on demand. The largest and most expensive machines can deliver up to 200 10lb bags of ice on demand; however, in most cases, less expensive machines with 50 70 bags of ice on demand is as much capacity as you will need. In most cases you can be in the ice business for around $50K.

When shopping for your ice business equipment, place a premium on reliability. How often your ice vending machine notifies you of trouble and how often your customers call you because of an unsuccessful transaction will determine how long you remain in the ice business. The least complicated your machine, the less trouble you will experience. For example, many ice vending machines auto bag or pre bag the ice for the consumer. These auto bagging systems require a lot of service and constant tweaking. Most customers empty the same bag of ice right into their cooler, so it is much better to purchase a ice vending machine the allows the customer to hang a bag and or place a cooler below the dispenser. and not just during the warmest months.

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Option 1, is to place one large high production ice vending machine house able to sell a large quantity of ice from one location.

Option 2, is to place smaller, lower production ice vending machines that can be expanded as and if demand requires. The much smaller size allows for the possibility of many different type locations and the affordability allows for multiple locations.

Option 1: Large Junior sized Ice Houses

Cost Approximately $125,000 to $160,000

Size 10′ x 18′ 9 x 15″

Return on Investment: As previously mentioned, every ice vending machine location is different and produces a different quaintly of sales, we have heard delightful stories of machines working to capacity in superb locations; however, most are similar to an owner of 8 large ice vending machines houses in Southern US, whose gross sales average per machine is $35 per year per machine or sells approximately 64 bags per day not 800 equaling toms shoes a very slow return on your investment. (ask for a retail projection workbook)

Cost Approximately $34,000 to $66,000

Size 52″ x 35″ 52″ x 78″ Multiple sizes and production capabilities allow for multiple solutions. In addition to its low initial cost, the Bag of Ice’s XL1900 makes ice on site and on demandat a fraction of the cost of other ice machines.

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The Best Healthy Snacks in Your Supermarket

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Snacking has gotten a bad rap, thanks to our tendency to choose empty calorie snack foods like candy or chips to ease between meal cravings. But when your stomach starts growling hours before your next meal, a healthy snack is actually a good idea, to hold off hunger and keep energy levels high.

The supermarkets are full of new products advertised as healthy snacks, many of which come packaged in individual bars, microwaveable cups, and 100 calorie pouches. But which ones pass the test of being both tasty and healthy (or at least not unhealthy)? I recently hit my market and came up with two dozen snacks that satisfy without calorie overkill.

These may not be “perfect” snacks, mind you. Some are a bit higher in sugar, saturated fat, or sodium than I would like. Bu toms shoes t most have:

Enough calories to be satisfying, but not so many that the snack becomes a meal.

Less fat and saturated fat than other similar snacks.

Whole grain and fiber, protein, and/or other nutrients that give them staying power.

Here are my picks for healthier supermarket snacks, whether you feel like having something sweet, something cool and creamy, somethin toms shoes g crunchy, or something hot and filling.

Healthy Snacks: Something Sweet

My five sweet snack choices include a higher fiber pastry, creamy pudding, and three higher fiber cookies.

Fat Free Sugar Free Instant Pudding (made with nonfat or 1% milk), various brands, 1.4 ounce box makes 2 cups. Per 1/2 cup serving made with nonfat milk: 80 calories, 0 g fat, 0 g saturated fat, 6 g protein, less than 1 g fiber, 7 g sugar (from the natural sugar in milk).

Fiber One Bars (variousflavors, such as Blueberry), 6 pastries per box. Each pastry has 190 calories, 4 g fat, 1 g saturated fat, 4 g protein, 5 g fiber, 15 g sugar

Nabisco 100% Whole Grain Fig Newtons, 1 pound bag. Fig Newtons have gone whole grain! Two cookies have 110 calories, 2 g fat, 0 g saturated fat, 1 g protein, 2 g fiber, 12 g sugar (some of which comes from the figs).

South Beach Living Fiber Fit Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies, 6 individual packs per 5.1 ounce box. Among the ingredients in South Beach cookie packs are whole grain wheat flour, high oleic canola oil, and oat fiber. The sweeteners include sugar, maltitol (a sugar alcohol), sucralose (Splenda) and acesulfame potassium. Each pack of the double chocolate chunk variety has 100 calories, 5 g fat, 1.5 g saturated fat, 1 g protein, 5 g fiber, 5 g sugar (2 g sugar alcohol).

South Beach Living Fiber Fit Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies, 6 packs per 5.1 ounce box. Each pack has 100 calories, 5 g fat, 1.5 g saturated fat, 1 g protein, 5 g fiber, 5 g sugar (2 g sugar alcohol).