Ambrosial

CompanyAmbrosial Organic Inc.
Company TypeIndependent
Rating
Organic Status100% of the brand's cereal and granola products are certified organic by fully committed organic company
Websitewww.ambrosialharvest.com
Total Score700

They write, “Ambrosial Granola has been committed to organic and wholesome foods since its inception, when in the ’80s, it was a home recipe nourishing our family. With the same motherly care, applying the highest organic standards, we craft our granola and muesli today. Our customers and their families deserve to put on their table the same quality as our family does.

We firmly believe that organic food is the only food in its natural state; unadulterated, nourishing and delicious! One of our goals as a company is to offer only the best and most nutritious foods. That means we are selecting very carefully our organic ingredients not only for delicious taste, but also for their nutrients. We have rejected using oils (e.g. canola) and refined sweeteners, present in the majority of granolas and mueslis in the market. Main source of sweetness are the dry organic fruits in abundance in all Ambrosial Granola & Muesli flavors. We are very proud that Prevention recognized our quality and voted us as the Healthiest Cereal 2011.

In addition to the health benefits, we also believe that good food begins with environmentally sustainable farming, that is organic farming. Organic food is not only better for the environment, and the people’s tables, but also supports small family operations and helps the family farm and the rural community survive. If we all remember the old Native American saying that “we don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children”, we will intensify our efforts to protect it and leave it better than we found it.”

CriteriaPoints
TOTAL (possible score is 700)700
Percentage of the brand’s product line that is certified organic.
Organic Status of Cereal/Granola by Brand
100
Percentage of the parent company’s products that are certified organic.
Organic Commitment by Corporate Owner
100
Brand’s commitment to ensuring all cereals are non-GMO.
GMO Policy (By Brand, in Cereal/Granola)
100
Parent company’s commitment to ensuring all of its products are non-GMO.
GMO Policy by Corporate Owner
100
Brand’s commitment to ensuring that hexane is not present in its cereal and granola products.
Hexane (in cereal/granola products)
100
Brand’s commitment to ensuring that harmful synthetic agrichemicals where not used in the production of their cereal and granola products.
Agrichemical Use (by Brand, in Cereal/Granola Products)
100
Parent company’s commitment to ensuring that harmful synthetic agrichemicals where not used in the production of any of their products.
Agrichemical Use (by Corporate Owner)
100