It’s no secret that people crave carbs. Not only do we love to eat them, but our bodies love them, too. Carbs provide energy we need, not just to walk, run, jump, work and play, but for our organs and muscles to function properly.
Yet for years we’ve been told that carbs are bad for us. So we try to live the low-carb life, and we’re miserable. It’s sad and unnecessary, because there’s nothing wrong with a diet that includes carbs in proper balance with proteins and fats.
Families nationwide choose Zatarain’s for big, exciting flavor, and also for fiber – Zatarain’s offers a few varieties that blend beans and rice to deliver 5 grams of fiber per serving:
Why do we call Zatarain’s Red Beans & Rice and Zatarain’s Black Beans & Rice mixes “carbs you can love”?
1) THEY HAVE BIG, BOLD, CRAVEABLE FLAVOR
Needless to say, you can’t love something unless it’s loveable. Zatarain’s is famous for flavor, and dishes made with Zatarain’s Red Beans & Rice and Black Beans & Rice deliver big, bold, craveable flavor. Simply put, families look forward to seeing Zatarain’s on the dinner table.
2) THEY'RE PACKED WITH FIBER
Zatarain’s Black Beans & Rice and Red Beans & Rice varieties each contain 5 grams of dietary fiber per serving. Foods that are good sources of fiber are known to keep people feeling full longer and to be good for gut health, in addition to a number of other benefits.
3) THEY INCLUDE REAL VEGETABLES
Zatarain’s Red Beans & Rice and Black Beans & Rice are made with real vegetables you can actually see. What they don’t have is artificial flavors, added MSG or colors from artificial sources.