Yet another dairy producers is diving head first into the dairy alternative market – and with oat milk products no less. But to set themselves apart from the competitors, Natural by Nature Oat Creamer is made without added sweeteners and with organic ingredients. They also use minimal ingredients in general, and add a touch of calcium for fortification.
Natural by Nature Oat Creamer makes an Organic Dairy-Free Splash
As mentioned above, this oat creamer is made without any added sweeteners, but due to processing regulations, they do contain “added sugars.” To make oat milk products smooth (or to put it bluntly, less slimy), they use enzymes to break down the carbohydrates. This produces simple sugars, which by regulation, must then be counted as added sugars.
Most creamers show nutrition facts by the tablespoon, but Natural by Nature shows it by the cup! For comparison to competitors, Natural by Nature Oat Creamer contains just 9 calories, .6 grams of sugar (that’s less than 1 gram of sugar), and .5 grams of fat per tablespoon.
Ingredients: oat base (water, organic oats), organic rapeseed oil. contains 2% or less of: calcium carbonate, sea salt, gellan gum.
Nutrition (per 1 cup): 140 calories, 8g fat, 15g carbs, 1g fiber, 10g sugars (includes 10g added sugars), 2g protein. Fortified to achieve the following RDA percentages: 20% calcium.*
More Facts on Natural by Nature Oat Creamer
- Price: $3.99 per quart
- Availability: Natural by Nature Oat Creamer is sold at Natural Grocers and other independent natural food stores in the U.S.
- Certifications: Natural by Nature Oat Creamer is Certified Organic and Certified Kosher DE (for dairy equipment, not ingredients; see our Understanding Kosher Guide).
- Dietary Notes: By ingredients, Natural by Nature Oat Creamer is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, nut-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan, and vegetarian. Be sure to verify the oat source for this product if concerned about potential gluten cross contamination.*
- For More Product Information: Visit the Natural by Nature website at www.naturalbynaturedairy.com.
*Always read the ingredient and nutrition statement prior to consumption. Ingredients, processes, and labeling are subject to change at any time for any company or product. Contact the company to discuss their manufacturing processes if potential allergen cross-contamination is an issue for you. All food products are at some degree of risk for allergen cross-contamination. Only you can assess what is safe for your needs.