Jumbo Golden Raisins
These Jumbo Golden Raisins are out of this world. They are huge, almost as big as a grape itself, and have double the deliciousness of ordinary golden raisins. Great for snacking, adding to cereal, cooking, and baking. High in iron.
These are wonderful for adding to cereal or trail mix, and just for snacking on. Try cooking and baking with these jumbo raisins - they add a natural sweetness to dishes, and a delightful texture to cookies and baked goods. They’re also extremely rich in iron, fiber, and antioxidants.Read More
Raisins are the original candy- nature’s candy. They are one of the most nutritious dried fruits in the world. Raisins are cholesterol-free, low in sodium and totally fat-free. They provide many necessary vitamins and minerals, including iron, potassium, calcium and certain B vitamins. Raisins are a good source of fiber and rich in antioxidants. Raisins are 70% pure fructose (a natural form of sugar) which is easily digested for quick energy.
New research indicates that subjects can lower their cholesterol level when naturally fiber-rich sun-dried raisins are included in a Mediterranean-style diet.The new research (published in the February issue of the American Heart Association’s “Circulation”) studied the effects of sun-dried raisins in a diet high in fiber and low in saturated fats on adults with elevated cholesterol levels. The study revealed that subjects who followed the diet lowered their levels of LDL (“bad” cholesterol) and total cholesterol – reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease. Over 50 percent of the adult population in the United States today suffer from elevated cholesterol levels (above 200 mg/dl).
“We found a significant, positive correlation between consuming sun-dried raisins and a change in some colon cancer risk factors,” said Gene Spiller, Ph.D., lead study author and researcher at the Health Research and Studies Center in Los Altos, California. “Eating as little as two servings of raisins resulted in beneficial changes in colon function that may help combat the estimated 130,000 new cases of colorectal cancer expected to be diagnosed this year.”
Ratings & Reviews
Lovely--I wish you also had less jumbo-sized ones that I don't have to chop up, though. And what about currants?Ellen, New York, NY
DeliciousDonna, VERNON ROCKVL, CT
AmazingKatherine, Hellertown, PA
Loved the size of these . loved thenwill order again.Christine, Mineola, NY
Sorbet Raisin, Sulfur Dioxide. Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, sesame, and milk products.
Serving size 40g (~1.4 oz.)
|Amount per serving|
|% Daily Value|
|Total Fat 0g||0%|
|Saturated Fat 0g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrate 32g||12%|
|Dietary Fiber 1g||4%|
|Total Sugars 26g|
The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice
Store open or closed under refrigeration for up to 1 year. This item can be frozen.
Approximately 450 pieces per pound.
Country of origin: United States
Kosher (995) Kosher Pareve (809) Gluten-free (773) Certified Gluten-free (326) No Sugar Added (113)