Betsy’s Best Commemorates National Nutrition Month with Appearances on ABC News’ Carolina Kitchen and the Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate

Betsy’s Best® Gourmet Nut and Seed Butters celebrates National Nutrition Month with nine Carolina Kitchen television segments and a display at the Asheville Marathon’s Health and Fitness Expo, Friday, March 10, 11am – 7pm, at the Doubletree Hotel in Asheville, NC.

Naples, FL — Betsy’s Best®, maker of nutritious and delicious Gourmet Nut and Seed Butters, can’t celebrate enough this month. Showcasing it’s nine Carolina Kitchen episodes on Western North Carolina ABC affiliate WLOS TV and its upcoming participation in the Asheville Marathon and Half at Biltmore Estate’s Health and Fitness Expo give a nutritional nod to the company’s ongoing health obsession mission.

Asheville, North Carolina’s Carolina Kitchen is a popular show that airs regularly on WLOS Channel 13 News. The news segment focuses on healthy cooking and eating and Betsy Opyt, President, CEO and Founder of Betsy’s Best® Gourmet Nut and Seed Butters, has been invited to appear on the show nine times over the last year and a half to showcase her innovative, easy to prepare recipes using Betsy’s Best® nutrient-dense nut and seed butters.

Betsy Opyt, creator of Betsy's Best, on the Carolina Kitchen
A Registered and Licensed Dietitian with a background in clinical nutrition therapy, Certified Diabetes Educator, mother, fitness trainer and former Miss Indiana, it’s been Betsy’s goal to make a positive impact on how people eat. “It’s my intention to share recipes on Carolina Kitchen and elsewhere that are easy to make, family-friendly, healthy and delicious, combined with the versatility of Betsy’s Best® Gourmet Nut and Seed Butters,” says Betsy.

With recipes like Chocolate Strawberry Poppers, Tomato Tulips, Asparagus Rollups and Brussels Sprouts Chopped Salad, “there’s a surprisingly healthy idea for just about everyone,” she adds. To view all of Betsy’s Best Carolina Kitchen episodes visit here.

Asheville Marathon Fitness Expo

What goes better with healthy eating? Exercise. That’s why Betsy and her team will be participating in the 5th annual Asheville Full and Half Marathon at the historic Biltmore Estate. The unique marathon allows runners to wind through paved roads and packed dirt trails to see hardwood forest, meadows, European-style gardens, and extraordinary views of the Biltmore House and Estate. The race draws participants from across the country.

Betsy’s Best® will be sampling and selling its Gourmet Nut and Seed Butters at the Asheville Marathon and Half at Biltmore Estate’s Health and Fitness Expo. The Expo will be held on Friday, March 10 from 11am – 7pm at the Doubletree Hotel located at 15 Hendersonville Rd. Asheville, NC 28803. The Expo is free and open to the public.

“Focusing on creative, healthy eating and participating in and supporting the Asheville Marathon as a vendor in the Expo is what Betsy’s Best® is all about,” says Betsy Opyt. “These opportunities showcase our commitment to healthy lifestyles and local communities and to do these things during National Nutrition Month is very fitting,” she adds.

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Betsy’s Best® Gourmet Nut and Seed Butters are available online at www.BetsysBest.com and in leading retailers including Kroger, Whole Foods Market (Florida), Bristol Farms, Ingles Markets, Vons, Ralph’s, Lowe’s, City Market, King Sooper, Fred Meyer, Pavilions, Harris Teeter and other leading natural, organic and specialty food stores; and through distributors including UNFI, KeHE, Haddon House, Gourmet Merchants and others. The company has expanded from 58 stores at the beginning of 2016 to nearly 2,100 stores in 35 states today. For wholesale inquiries contact info@BetsysBest.com, tel 888.685.8292.