The summer raspberry harvest in Whatcom county is a grueling and arduous affair. Farm and Ranch magazine featured an article about the harvest at Berry Acres/Whatcom Fruit
Straight Pack Red Raspberries
Straight Pack frozen red raspberries are frozen in their own juices and then packed in 28 pound pails or 400 pound drums. These berries are whole and unsweetened. Straight pack frozen red raspberries are used in preserves, pies, snacks and a variety of other foods.
Sieved and Seedless Red Raspberries
Red raspberry puree is produced by passing berries through a sieve to remove the seeds and make a smooth mixture. The size of the sieve (screen) used determines the fineness of the puree and the amount of seed removed. Sieved and Seedless red raspberries are also packed in 28 pound pails. This type of berry is used in a wide variety of toppings, desserts, bar drinks and baked goods.
About Whatcom Fruit
Whatcom Fruit is located in the most ideal location; in the shadow of the NW Cascades with a magnificent backdrop of Mt. Baker, the sparkling San Juan Islands and between two beautiful Northwest cities, Vancouver BC and Seattle WA. Read More>>