Raspberries (12 oz.)
About this item
- Fresh raspberries are great as a topping for breakfasts or desserts because of the mixture of tartness and sweetness
- Can be frozen and stored for up to 12 months and can be enjoyed in smoothies or other blended beverages
Organic, fresh raspberries are nature's sweet treat. This plump berry tastes tart and a little sweet but also packs in a lot of healthy vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Because of this, many choose to include raspberries in their everyday diet.
How Can I Include Raspberries in my Diet?
Raspberries are perfect to have as a topping for cereal or oatmeal in the morning and can be a great, satisfying snack during the day. The health benefits make this a great addition to any lunchbox.
A Great Topping
Add raspberries to any dessert to add a pop of color. A plain vanilla cake instantly becomes irresistible with fresh, organic raspberries. Finish off a banana spilt with this juicy sweet topping. Fresh, organic raspberries are a great addition to any smoothie. There are many ways to use this fruit every day.
How do I Wash and Store Raspberries?
Washing fruit is important. The same is true for fresh, organic raspberries. To optimize freshness, refrigerate unwashed berries in a single layer. Bunching them you can cause them to bruise. When you are ready to eat them, wash them carefully and spread the berries in a single layer on a plate or tray lined with paper towels. Pat the fresh, organic raspberries dry with another paper towel.
If you choose to freeze them, after a good wash and dry, lay them flat on a baking sheet in the freezer. After a few days, the berries should freeze solid. Once frozen, move them to a freezer bags or into frozen containers. The berries may expand a little bit so leave a little space at the top. Frozen berries can last in the freezer for up to 12 months.