Get Creative With Freeze-Dried Fruit Powders

Give your products a leg up on the competition with this innovative freeze-dried ingredient.

2018-06-05T13:51:55-07:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Discover Freeze-Dried, Fruit-Infused Beverages

Healthy, delicious, and easy to make. Freeze-dried fruit is shaking up the beverage industry.

2018-06-19T19:24:25-07:00January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Mercer’s Food Preservation Ingredient Guide

To freeze-dry or not to freeze-dry? Understand the ins and outs of its benefits with our guide to produce preservation methods.

2018-06-19T19:24:26-07:00November 29th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

The History of Freeze-Drying

Discover the long and varied history of freeze-drying and how much the technology has changed through the years.

2018-06-19T19:24:26-07:00November 1st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Make MREs More Exciting with Freeze-Dried Foods

Meals ready to eat (MREs) are getting more and more popular. Whether customers are backpacking or preparing for potential emergencies, demand for MREs has increased, as have customer expectations.

2018-06-19T19:24:26-07:00October 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Eat the Rainbow

It’s well known that the key to a balanced diet is a variety of fruits and vegetables. Not just pleasing to the eye, the color of your food can indicate details about the nutrition it holds. By eating a variety of colors, or “eating the rainbow,” you can help ensure you get as many vitamins

2018-06-19T19:24:27-07:00September 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

How to Use Freeze-Dried Foods for a Delicious Dinner

Cooking three square meals a day isn’t easy, and families are looking for ways to add nutrition to dinner without adding time. That’s where freeze-dried produce comes in handy! With a wide variety of freeze-dried fruits and vegetables available to you, any meal can be spiced up with some simple additions. The meal prep trend

2018-06-19T19:24:27-07:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Freeze-Dried Foods For Breakfast

As families grow and life stages evolve, so do the meal habits of today’s consumers. It’s no secret that portability and snackability are a growing trend while the traditional three square meals a day mentality is slowly losing steam. People are eating whenever and wherever, so brands are jumping at the opportunity to meet this

2018-06-19T19:24:27-07:00August 15th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

The Perfection of Freeze-Dried Apples

At Mercer Foods, we celebrate the apple! With more than 2,500 known varieties grown in the U.S., and upward of 7,500 varieties grown worldwide, apples come in many shapes, colors, flavors, and hybrids. A member of the rose family, apples are an ancient fruit and have been grown for thousands of years. Far more than

2017-08-01T13:50:03-07:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Freeze-Dried Corn: Nutritious, Useful, and Tasty

For many, corn is the official vegetable of summer. Those with an ear to the ground will notice corn making its way into salsas, casseroles, and crowd-pleasing barbecues. Most people are familiar with field corn, though many are not aware of its sweet, buttery counterpart, supersweet corn. This vegetable, combined with the freeze-drying process, can

2018-06-19T19:24:28-07:00July 4th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |