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April 5th, 2013

Eat Your Vegetables – You Grew Them!

Recently, I read an article about getting kids to eat their vegetables. I’m always game to learn a new parenting trick (or up for being shocked by one), particularly when it comes to eating real[…]

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March 27th, 2013

Feeling the love

Thank you, folks—takk! (Thank you is pronounced “talk” in Icelandic.) Our yogurt company is new, so we really appreciate that our customers are already showing us their love! We’ve seen your “please make more!” Tweets, your look-at-me-eating-your-yogurt photos and accompanying notes on our Facebook page, and…

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March 20th, 2013

Stop Horsing Around with my Food

Halló there! You may be wondering what the heck is going on with the food industry these days. Horse meat in my food!? Nothing upsets me more than the fallout from greed—this most recent example of food production shortcuts turns my stomach.

The relationship between food producers and their customers, besides financial, is one of trust. What happens when we

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March 12th, 2013

What is Icelandic Yogurt?

Halló there! You may be wondering what it means for our yogurt to be Icelandic. Well, let me tell you:

It is not because I am an Icelander (though I am). It’s not because I grew up in Hafnarfjörður speaking Icelandic (though I did). Rather, it is because our yogurt wouldn’t exist without the tradition of Icelanders. Did we scoop up the whole island of Iceland with a gigantic spoon—are we hiding it and all of its sweater-wearing folk at our headquarters in Petaluma, California?

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NEWS

Eat, Sip, Trip: America is Becoming Obsessed with Skyr

Culture and travel website Eat Sip Trip recently interviewed Smári in their quest to understand the ever growing demand for Icelandic yogurt in the U.S. (more…)

Smári Pure Wins Men’s Health Protein Award

Looking for the best foods to help build muscle? Then check out The 2017 Men's Health Protein Awards, and Paul Kita's latest recommendations for the "24 Top Muscle Foods" (more…)

12 Things You Can Make With Skyr

The staffers at Self.com are big fans of Iceland's higher-protein version of Greek yogurt, calling skyr "almost scandalous", it's so thick and rich. (more…)

Eat This, Not That! Ranks Best Yogurts For Weight Loss

Eat This, Not That!, an online resource for weight loss, food swaps and smart nutrition, recently ranked the 25 Best Yogurts for Weight Loss and Smári's Black Cherry and Chia made the list! Says editors, "when grabbing a fruit-flavored yogurt off the shelves...start with Smári for a safe bet."

Smári’s Success Story Makes Headlines in Iceland

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Smári Pure Wins Gold

Smári Pure won gold at the 2017 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest, held March 7-8 in Green Bay, WI. (more…)