From Our Family To Yours
The DJ Forry Company has been bringing the juiciest, best tasting peaches to kitchen tables around the country for years. Like all produce we bring to market, we insist that our farming partners utilize the latest, most up to date farming and harvesting methods to ensure only the best and safest California peaches reach your table.
It’s All in the Details. What better way to ring in summer than with juicy California peaches. Juicy is the key term here. As far as we’re concerned, there is nothing worse than biting into a beautiful peach and not have that wonderful experience of a burst of flavor and juice running down your chin. We take great pains to make sure that you are satisfied with every bite. Once our farmers determine that their peaches are at the perfect stage of ripeness for harvest, our work has really just begun.
Easier Than Ever. Why not try our new Forry’s Finest Grab N Go pouch? It’s a super-quick way to buy just the right amount of kid-friendly sized, tree-ripe peaches. You might even want to try our Summer Fruit Trio, our new package that contains a combination of tree-ripened peaches, plums and nectarines. Any way you go, there is no better way to nourish your family…with every bite.
Care and Handling (click open/close)
With Forry’s Finest new grab n go pouches; enjoying great tasting peaches…is in the bag! Peaches should be juicy and sweet with every bite, especially when you think about the fact that peaches are 80% water! Once you get your fruit home, we suggest keeping it at room temperature until the fruit yields to gentle pressure. Refrigeration is not the best option until your fruit is ready to eat. Once your fruit is fully ripe, just place it in the fridge for a couple of hours for a really cool treat.
Health Benefits (click open/close)
Not Only are Peaches a Delectable Juicy Treat, They are Also Really Good for You
When is the last time you thought about eating a peach because of its health benefits? Hmm…well next time you sit down to enjoy a juicy California peach, think about this:Vitamins: Peaches are a good source of vitamin C and A. Fiber: Peaches are a very good source of fiber which helps with digestion.
Flavonoids, or Poly Phenolic Antioxidants like:
- Luten and Zeaxanthin which are good for the eyes.
- B Cryptoxanthin which may help with aches and pains associated with arthritis.
- Phytosterols which may help lower Cholesterol.
- Potassium: To help with blood pressure.
- Fluoride: To help with strong bones and teeth.
- Iron: To promote healthy red blood cell production.
As a bonus, the average size peach has only 68 calories and is known as a “Negative Calorie Food” meaning that your body burns more calories to digest a peach than it takes in from consuming it. Now that’s pretty peachy!