February 2012/Prepared Foods -- Get true blackberry taste all year long, with Van Drunen Farms’ (VDF) Freeze-dried Blackberries. This naturally sweet fruit is high in antioxidants, including vitamin A, which promotes eye health, and vitamin C. In addition, blackberries contain magnesium, which is important for bone health. Blackberries are a sweet and tasty way to add flavor to many foods—even when not in season. Freeze-dried Blackberries from VDF are all-natural and offered in both organic and conventional forms. The product is available in whole pieces, granules and powder, making it convenient and versatile for many food applications, such as hot and cold cereals, snack foods, granola mixes and baked goods, teas and other beverages. Van Drunen Farms,www.vandrunenfarms.compf