When you’re craving something sweet and possibly chewy, fruit snacks certainly fit the bill. But if you’re like many of us, you might prefer to munch on something without artificial colors, preservatives, or added sugar. Thankfully, the brands we carry here at Thrive Market take a healthier approach to these tangy, fruity treats. From dried fruit and chips to squeezable pouches and strips, check out these fruit snack upgrades.
DIY Fruit Leather
Want to try your hand at making fruit snacks at home? Our simple recipe combines just fresh strawberries and honey for a preservative-free leather with no added sugar. Just heat together, blend, spread on a baking sheet, and bake in the oven at 115 degrees for three to eight hours. You can check out the full recipe here!
Top Fruit Snack Brands
Simply sweet and full of flavor, these healthy fruit snack brands deserve a spot in your pantry.
This Certified Organic, family-owned brand offers a range of raw vegan snacks made with premium quality, locally sourced ingredients that are then cooked at a low temperature to preserve the nutrients and enzymes inside.
Fortified with chia seeds, each Mamma Chia nutrient-dense product is made using sustainable, environmentally friendly practices in order to offer the best organic, chia-based food and beverages on the market.
Living up to its name, most Bare Snacks products have just one ingredient. With a range of fruit-fueled favorites from apple to banana chips, you won’t find additives, chemicals, or unwanted ingredients in these uncomplicated snacks.
Best Fruit Snacks
Stock up on a few of our fruity favorites.
Thrive Market Organic Dried Cranberries
Our perfect sweet-tart dried cranberries are sweetened with a touch of dried cane sugar and deliver a dose of antioxidants, vitamin C, and fiber.
Dang Lightly Salted, Unsweetened Coconut Chips
Oh dang! If you haven’t tried this addictive crispy snack, you’re missing out. These crunchy chips are made from Thai coconuts and toasted to perfection. Sprinkle them over smoothies or enjoy on their own.
Pure Organic Wildberry Apple Layered Fruit Bar
These healthy fruit bars are made with real ingredients, including apples, strawberries, and blueberries, for a sweet and chewy snack for little ones and adults alike.
Organic Fruit Snacks
These wholesomely delicious snacks keep you fueled with organically sourced ingredients.
Cherry Beet Chia Squeeze
Looking for an on-the-go snack that will keep you energized? These convenient squeeze pouches are just 70 calories each and loaded with organic chia seeds, apple purée, cherry juice, beet juice, and plenty of omega-3s.
Mavuno Harvest Organic Dried Pineapple
Put a tropical twist on your trail mix with this organically grown, non-GMO pineapple. Every bag purchased contributes to empowering local farmers in rural Africa.
Clif Bar Kid ZFruit Strawberry Snack
Need a candy substitute? These organic fruit snacks deliver chewy sweetness without refined sugar, making them an ideal snacking alternative for your discerning little one.
No Added Sugar Fruit Snacks
Skip the added sugar, and enjoy the natural sweetness of these tasty staples.
Navitas Organics Organic Goji Berries
Ready, set, goji! A known superfood for centuries, these small-but-mighty berries are packed with antioxidants and over 20 vitamins and minerals, making them a perfect addition to trail mixes, smoothes, cookies, and more.
Stretch Island Organic Strawberry Fruit Strips
Fruit strips are fun, but not if they are loaded with sugar. These naturally sweet strips are made entirely from fruit and slip easily into purses, lunch bags, and pockets for on-the-go snacking.
Bare Snacks Cinnamon Banana Chips
Bananas and cinnamon are the only ingredients listed in these sweet and crunchy bites, and it turns out that’s just about all you need for a gluten-free snack that’s also a good source of fiber.
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