The Oberto Pepperoni Jerky targets active consumers.
SEATTLE — Oberto Sausage Co. has introduced a high-protein, no nitrates or nitrates, all-natural pepperoni jerky product. The new offering is shelf stable and was formulated to include fewer ingredients than traditional meat snacks.

The pepperoni jerky is marketed to appeal to active consumers seeking a portable source of protein. One serving contains 11g of protein, 160 calories, 13g of fat and 1g of carbohydrates.

“We are always striving to create the most innovative and best tasting meat snacks for our loyal customers and new customers alike,” Oberto CEO Tom Hernquist said in a statement. “We think they will be instant fans of the new Oberto Pepperoni Jerky.”