|OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The Dreyer’s Outshine fruit bars brand is launching the first national line of frozen fruit bars that combines fruit and vegetable ingredients. The line, called “Fruit and Veggie bars,” features five new innovative flavors, including: Blueberry Medley, Tangerine Carrot, Apple and Greens, Peach Mango Medley and Strawberry Rhubarb. The new line also includes a 12-count multi-pack featuring Strawberry Rhubarb, Tangerine Carrot and Blueberry Medley.
“We wanted to add a unique twist to our namesake fruit bars with fruit and vegetable combinations in delicious, complementary flavors,” said Kerry Hopkins, Outshine Brand Manager. “By adding vegetables to our recipes in this new line, we have created distinct flavor profiles that are a tasty way to include vegetables in your diet.”
The new Fruit and Veggie bars line offers a refreshing fruit and vegetable frozen snack that rejuvenates with every bite. At 35-60 calories each, Fruit and Veggie bars contain at least 25% vegetables from purees and juices, so consumers can feel good knowing they’re enjoying a healthy snack. The line consists of the following refreshing flavors:
“Our consumers ‘shine brighter’ in every aspect of their lives, so we are thrilled to help them rejuvenate themselves with a wholesome snack that includes real fruit and vegetables in every bite,” said Hopkins.