Sparkling Ayala’s Herbal Water Ginger Lemon Peel Wins SELF Magazine’s Healthy Food Award

Wynnewood, PA (May 18 2012) –Ayala’s Herbal Water was awarded a Healthy Food Award from Self Magazine for its new Sparkling Water. The winning foods and drinks were selected based on Self experts’ criteria, ensuring that winners are low in calories, saturated fat, sodium, and added sugar, and are free of artificial sweeteners, and were tasted by Self readers. Sparkling Ayala’s Herbal Water Ginger Lemon Peel was named one of Self’s “supreme sips”.

“It’s like guilt-free Sprite,” one taster is quoted saying.

“We’re so delighted to win another award, and honored to be selected by Self’s experts and tasters,” said pediatrician co-founder and Herbal Water creator Dr. Ayala Laufer-Cahana. “We’re happy to see our new sparkling line embraced by consumers who appreciate its flavor, and also tell us that they find it gives them all the rewards they used to get from soda – but without the calories and artificial ingredients.”

Sparkling Ayala’s Herbal Water recently joined Herbal Water’s still line of waters, and appeals to health enthusiasts and foodies searching for a sophisticated drink that is free of calories, and delivers on the complex flavors of culinary herbs. Available in four refreshing varieties — Lemongrass Mint Vanilla, Cinnamon Orange Peel, Lavender Mint and Ginger Lemon Peel —Ayala’s Herbal Water® is the first flavored water of its kind to bring an organic herb-infused sparkling water to the dining table. Herbal Water proudly carries the USDA organic seal, and is a delicious alternative to calorie-laden beverages and plain water options currently on the market. Sparkling Ayala’s Herbal Water is also the perfect alcohol-free companion to food for diners seeking a wine or cocktail substitute.

The Self Healthy Food Award joins a long list of rave reviews and awards; most recently, Ayala’s won Prevention Magazine’s Healthy Food Award, Best New Beverage at the Kosherfest International Show, was picked as the No. 1 Flavored Water by Every Day with Rachael Ray Magazine, won Self Magazine’s 2011 Healthy Food Award, Natural Health Magazine’s 2011 Good Food Award, and was Good Housekeeping Magazine’s Editor’s Pick for Best Flavored Water in 2010.

About Herbal Water

Ayala’s Herbal Water® was founded in 2007 with a core principle that both wellness and great tasting products can come from the same source – natural ingredients such as herbs. Herbal Water has zero calories, zero artificial additives and preservatives and is available in thirteen deliciously original varieties. For more information please visit