Category: Product Awards

Dietician-Approved Healthy Store-Bought Snacks

December 8, 2017 – “Freeze dried fruit is just as healthy as the real fruit, contains no added sugar and is crunchy. This brand comes in lots of single-serve variety packs: apples, mangoes, pears, even cantaloupe.” — Lisa Young, PhD, RD, author of The Portion Teller Plan

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Keep These Healthy Snacks at Your Desk to Stave Off Midday Hunger

May 15, 2017 – “Focus on the kinds of snacks that are filling, with adequate amounts of protein, fiber and that are nutrient dense, in that they provide a lot of vitamins and minerals that are low in calories,” said Lisa M. Davis, chief nutrition officer of Terra’s Kitchen. “You can also opt for freeze-dried fruit packs by Crispy Green that come in seven varieties. There are no preservatives or added sugar, and all fruits are 55 calories or less per serving.”

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Produce Processing: Going Bananas


March 2017– A biotechnology and pharmaceutical background drove Angela Liu to start Crispy Green in Fairfield, New Jersey, about 13 years ago. Citing the benefits of freeze-drying technology – she said it can be done economically on a mass scale and it preserves nutritional integrity while delivering a tasty, crunchy product – she saw potential in a venture focusing on fruit.

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Freeze-Dried Banana Snack is Fresh-Fruit Alternative

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January 2017 – Freeze-dried, not deep fried—that’s the difference between Crispy Green’s freeze-dried banana slice snack product and your regular banana chip. “So it’s not dehydrating them or heat drying or oven baking bananas. Our whole line is made by freeze-drying products,” says Angela Liu of Fairfield, NJ’s Crispy Green.

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