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October Launch For Suma’s New Dairy Free Spreads

Submitted by on August 31, 2011 – 2:53 pm11 Comments

New Suma Dairy free Spreads Launch

After much sampling and recipe improvements, we’re ready to announce the re launch of our great new range of dairy free spreads, we’ve tweaked the recipes but kept in all the flavour and performance, and think you’ll love the luxurious creamy taste and fresh new look of all of our Suma spreads. Now available in the smaller case size of 8 x 500g.

All of the range are suitable for spreading, baking, shallow frying and sauces, tried and tested we’ve kept in all the flavour yet reduced the fat content in our sunflower spread. Delicious for everyday enjoyment, packed full of taste but zero dairy.

In keeping with Suma’s renowned ethical sourcing policy, we are also delighted to announce that the new Suma Spreads are manufactured for us here in the UK by an independent company, and not too far away so reducing food miles. Our Sunflower spread is supplied in a handy reusable 2kg tub.

Need convincing?

Take the taste test and try it in your favorite recipe or spread it straight on hot toast.

Or why not order your FREE copy of the Suma Cakes Cookbook for lots of great ideas, and recipes.

Why we love it:

· New improved recipe of Suma’s long established sunflower spread.
· New additions to the range.
· Produced in the UK, aids local economy and jobs.
· All products Vegetarian and Vegan Society approved.
· Reusable 2kg tub
· Free from Animal Products.
· Free from Dairy Products.
· Free from Hydrogenated Fats.
· Vitamin Enriched.
· Free from Soya (Sunflower and Olive spreads only)
· Now available in the smaller case size of 8 x 500g.
· Produced in a nut free environment

Sunflower Spread
A fabulously creamy spread delicious on home baked bread, use it in your favourite recipe. Perfect for everyday use.

Olive Spread
Velvety smooth, mildly flavoured and richly blended with olive oil. Melt over fresh vegetables, or spread on crusty bread.

Soya spread
Light and soft, perfect for everyday baking, a great alternative to dairy spreads for everyday enjoyment.

We’d love to hear your feedback on our chilled dairy free spreads. If you’ve tried them please let us know what you think by leaving a comment on this post.
Or Share the love – by sending us your recipe ideas that make the most of our spreads- you can upload your recipe using our Submit a Story feature

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  • Charlotte Du Cann says:

    Dear Suma,

    Very happy you are relaunching the best-tasting spread out there!

    However I stopped using spreads because I couldn’t find any that didn’t contain palm oil. Does this one? Do you have an organic version?

    Best wishes,

    Charlotte Du Cann

  • Anne Eardley says:

    Hi, I’ve been using Suma sunflower spread for ages, and use it for all my baking. I got the new version in the last couple of weeks, and the texture seemed different. Also when creaming with sugar, it doesnt blend in with the sugar, but looks as though it is curdling (like when you add beaten egg).DK whether it is just this batch, but would be glad to have your comments.

  • Emma R says:

    Hi Charlotte,
    All of our chilled Suma spreads do contain palm oil. Our Palm Oil is supplied by New Britain Oils, who have their own dedicated tankers devoted solely to carrying the Oil from Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. It is fully accredited Sustainable Palm, and New Britain are members of RSPO (Round Table on Sustainable Palm).

    No organic range is available as yet, but In our ongoing programme of development we will be seeking to potentially add these at a later date, we expect to be able to add a Sunflower Organic Spread in the near future, but this will rely on the correct Organic ingredients being available, so there are no guarantees. Watch this space !

  • Emma R says:

    H Anne,
    We’ve recently changed manufacturer for this product, and as a result the specification of the product has changed. However, feedback from our customers suggests that they, like you, preferred it as it was before. So we are working on reformulating the product in response to our customers requests, so you will be seeing some improvements in the recipe!
    Thanks for the feedback, always appreciated.

  • paula mackay says:

    I’ve just tried making fairy cakes and with the new margarine what a disaster. Bring back the old margarine please¬

  • paula mackay says:

    Can you tell me how soon you are changing the suma sunflower spread as my baking has not been good at all with the new spread?

  • Emma R says:

    Hi Paula,
    We’ve introduced the new formula for the sunflower spread now, so please do give it another go.
    Let us know how your cakes turn out!

  • Jenny Kenyon says:

    Finding products that are palm oil free is a priority for me, as it is increaslingly for many other people. Don’t give us that crap about any palm oil being sustainable, I don’t believe it! If you make a vegan spread without palm oil I will buy it, as will many others, even if it’s price is a little above that of other spreads.

  • Rob says:

    I agree – what nonsense ! Try making something without palm oil which is the world’s most unethical product.

  • Karen says:

    Is the palm oil from these places you mention in some way ok? Do you know how it is sustainable. Feel a bit heartbroken about the loss of forests and habitat for pangolins, orangutans etc.. Prob good if manufacturers were leading the way out of this infactuation with palm oil??

    I actually came searching for info about a healthy margerine, I keep reading that margerine has trans fats and unhealthy fats and that butter is better. How does palm oil fit into this picture!?

    What is the round table on sustainable palm oil doing? Does it have a lobbying role (for instance companies like pepsico are causing horrible destruction) are they developing strategies to contribute towards sorting things out?

    Dont mean to be critical, these things matter… Thanks for having this forum to help these issues be discussed.

  • Tim says:

    I cant believe no one is making a margarine without palm oil and even companies who claim to be vegan and ethical, what a joke!

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