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Dried Fruit Snacks from Ocean Spray

Updated on October 25, 2010

Are you looking for a healthy snack that you can enjoy straight from the bag? Rather than reaching for a package of calorie laden chips or nuts the next time you’re looking for a simple snack, consider reaching for a package of Ocean Spray Dried Fruit.

About Ocean Spray Dried Fruit Snacks

The Ocean Spray Dried Fruit product line provides a great option for those who want to be able to enjoy healthful fruit snacks any time of day, wherever they are. Conveniently packaged in zipper topped plastic bags, these dried fruit snacks are perfect on-the-go treats to enjoy at school, work, home, on-the-road, or at home.

When you choose to snack on Ocean Spray Dried Fruit, you can rest assured that you’re enjoying a healthful treat that can also help take care of your sweet tooth without a lot of fat or too many empty calories. Every generous 1/3 cup serving of dried fruit from Ocean Spray is free from fat and cholesterol and contains a full serving of fruit. These snacks are also low in sodium, and some of the flavors are also excellent sources of fiber.

Ocean Spray Dried Fruit Flavor Varieties

The great taste of Ocean Spray Dried Fruit is sure to appeal to adults and kids who are looking for a healthy way to satisfy a sweet tooth.

Ocean Spray offers three different types of dried fruit snacks:

  • Ocean Spray Dried Cherries – Out of the three varieties, these are my favorite. They’re hard to describe, but absolutely delicious. They have the perfect balance of sweet and sour and will be on my grocery shopping list on a regular basis. This flavor is sold in a five ounce package.
  • Ocean Spray Jumbo Dried Cranberries – If you like cranberries, you’ll likely enjoy these tasty dried fruit treats. The taste is similar to that of Ocean Spray’s Craisins snacks, but they seem more substantial due to the larger size. This variety is sold in a five ounce package.
  • Ocean Spray Dried Blueberries – Ocean Spray’s dried blueberries are a great tasting, sweet snack that blueberry lovers are sure to find delightful. This flavor is sold in a four ounce package.

Enjoy a Healthy Snack

Larry Martin, Ocean Spray’s Vice President of Marketing, explains the rationale behind the company’s decision to make these tasty dried fruit snacks available to consumers. Martin stated, “We’ve taen all the goodness of the whole cranberry, blueberry and cherry and created a healthy, on-the-go snack for today’s busy family.”

Martin clarifies how these snacks can be incorporated into a healthy diet, stating, “Our new Ocean Spray Dried Fruit is a great way to add more fruit to your diet whether you’re looking for a quick energy boost or a healthy snack alternative.”

Acknowledgement: Special thanks to Ocean Spray and Weber Shandwick for providing me with an opportunity to review Ocean Spray’s line of dried fruit snacks by providing samples and product information.


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    Lori J Latimer 7 years ago from The River Valley, Arkansas

    I like these a lot.