Millions of people across the globe suffer from gluten sensitivity, which prevents them from properly digesting this common protein found in wheat, barley, and rye. Traditional soy sauce contains about 50% wheat, so gluten sensitive individuals can’t eat Asian cuisine since most indigenous sauces contain soy sauce or other wheat-based ingredients. San-J’
“We are so happy that our Premium Tamari Soy Sauce products have given gluten-free consumers more exciting choices for their diet,” says Misako Binford, Marketing Manager for San-J. “Being a part of a great educational program like the Balancing Act is a very exciting opportunity for us to reach out to more women who are seeking a healthier diet and lifestyle.”
Parent company San-Jirushi began brewing soy sauce over 200 years ago in Japan, and continues its ancient tradition eight generations later here in America with San-J International. Founded by the Sato family in Mie, Japan in 1804, the company began selling Tamari in the United States in 1978 and eventually built a North American brewing plant in Richmond Virginia. Today, the Sato family still manages both companies’ operations.
“Having Gluten Free Cooking Instructor Jennifer Cafferty on the show has brought yet another great solution to women, one that will have a real impact, and help them balance their lives,” says Doug Campbell, Founder and Executive VP of Programming for The Balancing Act. “This is the essence of solutions-based programming, and we are proud that we could bring this information to our viewers.”
For more information, go to www.san-j.com.
About The Balancing Act: The TV show airs on Lifetime Television at 7:00am (ET/PT) - and is America’s premier morning show that’s about women, for women, and trusted by women. Celebrating life and all there is to accomplish, The Balancing Act inspires and empowers with entertaining and educational segments, placing women in the best position to achieve success in every area of their lives. For information or to view a show, visit www.TheBalancingAct.com. For the show’s newsletter go to www.thebalancingact.com/
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