Enlightened, maker of ice cream and frozen desserts, introduces Fruit Infusions, the first-ever functional frozen fruit bars.
Fruit Infusions are frozen fruit bars infused with adaptogens and contain just 3 to 5 grams of sugar, generally 70 to 80 percent less than other fruit bars and popsicles. Each flavor is naturally sweetened and made with simple ingredients, allowing the fruit to do the talking. The first Fruit Infusion flavors are:
- WATERMELON + SOOTHE infused with turmeric, black pepper and rosemary, a trio known for anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
- STRAWBERRY + CHILL infused with lavender, chamomile and lemon balm, herbs traditionally used for promoting relaxation and relieving stress.
- PINEAPPLE + RENEW infused with dandelion root, turmeric and ginger root, three botanicals popular in herbal teas known for supporting a healthy digestive system.
- COCONUT + IMMUNITY infused with elderberry, hibiscus and aloe, plants traditionally recognized for promoting immune health.
“Our brand purpose is to provide consumers with feel-good, low-sugar frozen desserts, so one of our top priorities is finding new ways to put a healthful spin on beloved treats,” Enlightened Founder and CEO Michael Shoretz said.
“Now more than ever, consumers are looking for functional benefits in the grocery store. It’s something we’ve seen in a lot of juices and blended shakes, but not as much in food products. We’re thrilled to expand this concept in the frozen aisle with a refreshing new take on fruit bars.”
Enlightened’s Fruit Infusions (MSRP $5.99) are now available nationwide at Whole Foods and will launch on EatEnlightened.com this summer.