I love trying new heart healthy cereals and Kellogg’s Smart Start Strong Heart Toasted Oat Lightly Sweetened Cereal caught my attention. I spotted this cereal in the cereal section of my local grocery store. It looked like a good and healthy cereal to try. I decided to purchase this product. Here is what I discovered!
Kellogg’s cereals provide a wide variety of different cereals to try, that is for sure! Kellogg’s Smart Start Strong Heart Toasted Oat Lightly Sweetened Cereal was reasonably priced. It is very comparable to the cost of most boxes of Kellogg’s cereals. What set this cereal apart from the rest was it’s promise of whole grain oats, antioxidants and low sodium. That sounds like a list of great ingredients of items that I need in my daily diet to make it much healthier! The front of the box proclaims to have toasted oat, lightly sweetened flakes with whole grain oats and honey oat clusters. Well, the honey oat clusters got me. I love the taste of honey. In a cereal, that flavor is great, in my opinion. The product name smart start is clever and it is true, most of us want to start our day with a smart breakfast choice.
When I tasted this cereal, I loved it. It was crispy, crunchy and had a delightful honey taste to it. It holds up well in milk and it is tasty! I learned that this cereal has beta carotene, potassium and many other ingredients in it to keep my heart stronger. This product review was an eye opener for me! Kellogg’s Smart Start Strong Heart Toasted Oat Lightly Sweetened Cereal has many great GDAs. These are guideline daily amounts of certain things that we all need to make us healthier and improve our diet. This product is also endorsed by the American Heart Association for meeting the right criteria for saturated fat and cholesterol amounts. Those are all great facts about this cereal, in my opinion.
One serving of Kellogg’s Smart Start Strong Heart Toasted Oat Lightly Sweetened Cereal with fat free milk has two hundred and twenty calories in it. Only twenty of these calories come from fat. This cereal has one half gram of saturated fat, two and one half grams of total fat, zero grams of trans fat, zero mgs of cholesterol, one hundred and forty mgs of sodium, three hundred and eighty mgs of potassium, forty-eight grams of carbs, five grams of dietary fiber, two grams of soluble fiber, three grams of insoluble fiber, seventeen grams of sugars, twenty-six grams of other carbs and six grams of protein. This cereal also provides vitamin C, D, E, B 6, B 12, calcium, iron, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, folic acid, pantothenate, phosphorus, magnesium and zinc.
I rate Kellogg’s Smart Start Strong Heart Toasted Oat Lightly Sweetened Cereal four and one half stars out of five stars. This product has great heart health benefits. I enjoyed trying this cereal out and writing a product review about it. It is a high quality cereal and it is delicious! I would expect nothing less from the Kellogg’s company. You can purchase this cereal in most grocery stores that you shop at.