The rollout of the Higher Bagel has been gradual, from an internet debut a couple of 12 months in the past to a full complement of flavors now. Subsequent month, its merchandise will likely be obtainable nationwide at Complete Meals. The “better” a part of the title has advantage; we’ll get to that. However besides that it’s spherical with type of a gap within the center, bagel isn’t what I’d name this oversize, puffy and barely bitter breadstuff. It’s meant to interchange your common bagel with higher vitamin; it accommodates extra protein (26 grams) and fiber (35 grams) than the typical bagel (9 to 12 grams protein; 2 grams fiber). The Los Angeles firm based by Aimee Yang, a Wharton Faculty graduate, doesn’t tout the fiber, although it ought to, focusing as a substitute on the low internet carbs (5 grams). Enjoyment requires toasting and liberal schmearing to amp up the flavour.
The Higher Bagel, 4 for $16, eatbetter.com.