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First Bite: Best new granola products


First Bite: Granola

By Kelsey Blackwell | Produced by Jared Jacang Maher

Forget those dry, cardboard-tasting granolas of yesteryear. Granola has undergone an indulgent makeover, making many of today’s products more gourmet than grungy. In this episode of First Bite, Natural Foods Merchandiser's Kelsey Blackwell zeros in on three of the latest options. See which brand gets top honors for nutrition and flavor.


  • New England Naturals Probiotic Raspberry Granola
  • Boulder Granola Chocolate Chunk
  • Metropolitan Bakery Gluten and Dairy-Free Granola

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Discuss this Video 4

Anonymous (not verified)
on Jun 8, 2012

Two packages of Boulder Granola lasted two days in my house. I devoured it. Delicious.

Dion Taylor (not verified)
on Aug 27, 2012

Will you cover raw granolas at some point? We're a manufacturer and would an independent taste test of raw granolas on the market. Check us out @

on Apr 9, 2014

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on Apr 20, 2014

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