April 8, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Whether you have a sweet tooth or enjoy a little heat,
Cream Cheese has two new products to appeal to your taste buds. The nation's leading brand of cream cheese is introducing this spring two new products to its delicious lineup: Spicy Jalapeno Cream Cheese and
According to Comax Flavors' 2013 trend predictions, consumers are seeking more intense flavor experiences. As bold, adventurous flavors continue to trend,
has created its two newest products to give consumers what they're seeking: a deliciously exciting taste experience on each end of the sweet and spicy spectrum.
Spicy Jalapeno, the newest flavor of
Cream Cheese spread, is made with real jalapenos that pack a punch. This new cream cheese flavor not only adds a hint of heat to a bagel, but is also a great way to add rich flavor to sandwiches, flatbreads and dips.
"Knowing consumers are becoming more adventurous with their food choices, we didn't skimp on the heat," said
, senior director,
Cream Cheese. "We weren't afraid to make our new jalapeno flavor
rather spicy. On the other spectrum, to satisfy our consumers' sweet tooth, we're also introducing another delicious option called Snack Delights that's perfect for an afternoon snack."
Snack Delights has set a new standard as a deliciously dippable, spreadable snack topper, combining
Reduced Fat Cream Cheese and real ingredients like luscious chocolate. The product is launching in stores on
and is available in five different flavors, including: Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate, White Chocolate, Cinnamon and Caramel. Snack Delights pairs perfectly with pretzels and fresh fruit and allows consumers to create their own snack time masterpiece.
To learn more about both products and get recipes, visit
ABOUT PHILADELPHIA CREAM CHEESE
Cream Cheese, a Kraft Foods Group brand, is America's number one cream cheese. Originally created 140 years ago in
, the brand was named
as the city at the time was synonymous with high quality, as was the product. To ensure the quality and delicious taste of its product,
always operates with high standards.
has 15 flavors of cream cheese products across its original, regular and regular whipped varieties, including 4 reduced fat varieties. The PHILADELPHIA brand has also launched
Cooking Creme and Touch of
Shredded Cheese, and also hosts an interactive online community RealWomenofPhiladelphia.com where women from across the country join to swap recipes and entertaining tips. For more information, visit
ABOUT KRAFT FOODS GROUP
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT) is
's fourth largest consumer packaged food and beverage company, with revenues of
in 2012. Launched as a public and independent company on
Oct. 1, 2012
, the new Kraft has the spirit of a startup and the soul of a powerhouse. The company has an unrivaled portfolio of products in the beverages, cheese, refrigerated meals and grocery categories. Its iconic brands include Kraft, Maxwell House,
, Planters and JELL-O. Kraft's 23,000 employees in the U.S. and
have a passion for making the foods and beverages people love. Kraft Foods Group is a member of the Standard & Poor's 500 and the NASDAQ-100. For more information, visit