The Spreading Goodness campaign is all about sharing important information about heart health—making it easy for you to offer better-for-you menu choices, without sacrificing flavor.
Butter tastes great - most people would agree. However, if you are looking for an alternative for your customers - especially those concerned about heart health, without compromising on taste - soft margarines can be an easy answer. Made with a special blend of vegetable oils, soft margarine can be delicious and a great substitute for butter in recipes that involve baking, stir-frying, spreading and topping. Soft margarine used in place of butter can help you offer wholesome alternatives for your customers seeking healthy lifestyle choices.
A healthy diet low in saturated fat and trans fats may reduce the risk of heart disease. Additionally, replacing saturated fats with polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fats from vegetable oils helps lower cholesterol. Becel® margarine is low in saturated fat, trans fat-free and made from vegetable oils.
The information in this resource explains the facts on a variety of topics important to helping maintain heart health, dispelling myths and setting the record straight on fats-saturated, monounsaturated and polyunsaturated.