Editor’s pick: Crunchies freeze-dried vegetables

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Your Fourth of July barbecue just got a whole lot healthier:

Instead of having your guests nosh on potato chips, serve up bowls of Crunchies‘ new freeze-dried barbecue veggies and buttered sweet corn. Freeze-dried fruits are all the rage because they lock in nutrients without adding sugar, so it was just a matter of time before the craze hit vegetables too. Indeed, Crunchies’ products hang onto about 94 percent of nutrients and just about all of the veggies’ good-for-you enzymes. They’re perfect for kids who couldn’t bear the thought of eating vegetables — but grown-ups will love them just the same.

Crunchies are sold at retailers across the U.S.


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