Welcome to Fact Boss
Are My Dried Blueberries Worthless?

Are My Dried Blueberries Worthless?

DEAR DR. BLONZ: My question is about blueberries -- dried blueberries, in particular. I spent a pretty penny for dried blueberries to put on my cereal every morning until a friend told me that dried berries have no antioxidant value. : Dried blueberries -- and other dried berries, such as cranberries, currants and cherries -- are great, and they have considerable nutritional and antioxidant value. In season, I use fresh fruit, but off-season, I use frozen or dried. -- D.C., Lombard, IllinoisDEAR D.C.: Pasteurization and ultra-pasteurization are heat treatments designed to reduce the presence of potentially harmful microorganisms.

About Us

Nothing but the facts. Unlock knowledge and tap into your inner nerd with these great facts.


Subscribe to our newsletter and offers from our partners!