Okay… I really hate to disappoint so many of you who obviously LOVE those little cheesy bunnies. BUT… we went for the cheese it’s because Annies little sweet bunnies are made with MSG!!!!! You would think you could trust a sweet loving lady like Annie but I guess not… they went and tried to trick us by using ‘yeast extract’ which is MSG in disguise. This is what their website says…
Cheddar Bunnies - 1 box
Baked with organic wheat flour and Real Aged Cheddar, our Cheddar Bunnies are great tasting and wholesome. They are ideal for toddler-sized hands, but their crispy crunch and real cheesy flavor will tempt snackers of all ages to eat them by the handful.
0g Trans Fat
Low Saturated Fat
No Sugar Added
Made with only the best ingredients: ORGANIC WHEAT FLOUR, EXPELLER PRESSED VEGETABLE OIL (SAFFLOWER AND/OR SUNFLOWER), SALT, AGED CHEDDAR CHEESE (PASTEURIZED MILK, CHEESE CULTURE, SALT, ENZYMES), YEAST EXTRACT, PAPRIKA, ANNATTO EXTRACT FOR NATURAL COLOR, GROUND CELERY SEED, ONION POWDER, YEAST.
CONTAINS MILK AND WHEAT INGREDIENTS.
Made on shared equipment that also processes egg and soy.
What is "Yeast Extract?"
Yeast Extract is a savory flavoring agent naturally produced by growing, harvesting, and concentrating yeast cells. The yeast self-digests (autolyzes), breaking down the cell walls, and creates a savory base used to formulate a multitude of different flavors.
Here’s a great article that explains yeast extract and msg in more detail.