I wrote an update on New Barn’s Almondmilks a couple of weeks ago, but there was one variety I didn’t full cover. New Barn Barista Almondmilk is slightly different from the others in formula, certifications, and function. It’s also intended as The Barista blend is intended as a creamer, not an almondmilk for straight up drinking. So I thought it deserved a separate page in our dairy-free creamer section specifically.
New Barn Barista Almondmilk disappeared from the shelves for a little while for a product packaging change. They switched from a bottle to a carton, which has 80% less plastic, is widely recyclable, and is made with 60% renewable energy. And now it’s back!
New Barn Barista Almondmilk is the Creamer of the Crop
New Barn sourced pro baristas to help them create a formulation with rich texture and a smooth mouthfeel that would also create the perfect micro foam and latte art. The result does foam wonderfully, and it melds into coffee with a very mild flavor. It reportedly works well in both hot and cold drinks, too.
For some reason, they’ve listed the serving size as a whole cup on the nutrition facts! A standard creamer serving size is listed as 1 or 2 tablespoons. New Barn Barista Almondmilk contains only about 8 calories and less than 1 gram of fat and sugars per tablespoon.
Ingredients: organic almondmilk, filtered water, organic almonds, organic cane sugar, dipotassium phosphate, sea salt, gellan gum. Contains: almonds.*
Nutrition (per 1 cup serving): 120 calories, 8g fat, 11g carbs, 0g fiber, 11g sugars (includes 11g added sugars), 3g protein.*
Additional Allergen Notes*
It looks like the new packaging also meant a different facility or line. New Barn Barista Almondmilk used to be certified Kosher Pareve, but now it’s Kosher-D for a dairy line.
According to New Barn, “Our products are not made on dairy free lines but we have extremely stringent allergen protocols.” Contact them directly to discuss their protocols if you are dealing with any type of severe or highly sensitive food allergy.
More Facts on New Barn Barista Almondmilk
Price: $5.99 per (32-ounce) quart
Availability: New Barn Barista Almondmilk is sold at Whole Foods stores throughout the U.S. They are also gaining distribution at other independent retailers and natural grocers across the country. And they are going to be selling their almondmilk via Amazon Fresh.
Certifications: New Barn Barista Almondmilk is Non-GMO Verified, and Certified Kosher D (for dairy equipment, not ingredients; see our Understanding Kosher Guide).
Dietary Notes: By ingredients, New Barn Barista Almondmilk is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, grain-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan, and vegetarian.*
For More Product Information: Visit the New Barn website at www.newbarnorganics.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. No food product can be guaranteed “safe” for every individual’s needs. You should never rely on ingredient and allergen statements alone if dealing with a severe food allergy.
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Best on the market
New Barn Barista is the best on the market for frothing. I have tried ALL of them! NB is thicker, creamier, and more dense than anything else on the market. There is still foam at the end of your cappuccino!!!
Best coffee creamer ever
Bought it at Whole Foods; now I can’t get it anywhere!
Best Coffee Creamer ever.
Where or where can it buy again? Not at my WF or Amazon Fresh. Help?
Foams up like real milk and tastes great.
Response from Go Dairy Free
It’s a fairly new product, so they might have been trialing it. I would ask you WF if they can order it in for you, and check other natural food stores in town.
The best coffee creamer
Have been trying different creamers, this one is the perfect texture hot or cold.