Concord Grapeseed Powder and Grapeseed Oil as Healthy Snack Ingredients
Snack foods aren’t going out of style any time soon. As time progresses, and as Covid-19 continues to remain ever present in all of our lives, modern consumers look to the health food industry for a satisfying snack that they can eat guilt free.
Whether sweet or savory, incorporating grape seed byproducts into your snack formulas will add valuable antioxidants, as well as a variety of vitamins and minerals to your brands snacks. Our grapeseed powder is ground ultra-fine, and is nearly flavorless. It’s an incredible additive in snacks like crackers, multigrain chips, puffed snacks, granola bars, protein and meal replacement bars, cookies, and more. Our grapeseed oil is unrefined, cold pressed, and has not come into contact with any chemicals or solvents-ever. It incorporates beautifully into dressings and sauces, baked goods, or as a frying oil with it’s high smoke point. All of our products are gluten and allergen free, vegan, sustainable, kosher, halal, non-GMO, organic, and always single source, chemical and additive free.
Our Grapeseed products are processed without chemicals of any kind in Upstate New York. Our Grapeseed Oil is omega 6 rich, has a high smoke point (over 420 degrees F), is cold pressed, and completely unrefined. It’s light, aromatic flavor blends well with a variety of savory ingredients such as garlic, cheese, rosemary, basil, parsley, sage, thyme, and more. Our Grapeseed Powder has a mild flavor and can be milled to your specifications. It adds a hearty, satisfying crunch to crackers and toast points as well as a deep golden brown color.
All of our grapeseed products come from varietal Concord grapes grown in century old vineyards throughout New York state. The seeds are cleaned and dried using only water and low heat, leaving the seeds unfermented and sulfite free. Both our grape seed oil and powder and 100% nut free, gluten free, Non-GMO, vegan, Hala, and Kosher. Adding grapeseed products to your formula adds unique label claim benefits, including antioxidants like polyphenols and oligomeric proanthocyanidins (OPCs). The vast majority of ancient grains can’t claim that. Reach out to us today for our spec sheet and COA so you can start to formulate a unique and innovative savory snack cracker.