Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers Are a Great Choice for Back to School Lunches {+ a Giveaway}

By | September 14, 2013

Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers

As a mom who has three school lunches to pack every morning, I am always looking for healthy lunchbox options that I know my kids will eat. So when I was given the opportunity to learn more about Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers, I was anxious for my kids to give them a try.

About Del Monte Fruit Burst™ Squeezers:

  • Each Fruit Burst Squeezer contains 1 ½ servings of fruit or fruit and veggies
  • They are an excellent source of vitamins C and A.
  • They contain no high fructose corn syrup.
  • They contain no artificial flavors.
  • They are made in the USA.

As a registered dietitian, I absolutely will not buy snacks for my kids that contain high fructose corn syrup.  So I applaud Del Monte for paying attention to consumer concerns, and not using high fructose corn syrup in this product.  I also love that the pouches are BPA-free.

Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers

Del Monte Fruit Burst™ Squeezers come in several different varieties.  They have three simple fruit varieties:  Apple Cinnamon, Mixed Berry, and Strawberry.  They also have two fruit + veggie varieties:  Peach-Mango, and Blueberry.  I have to admit that I am most excited about the fruit + veggie varieties.  It’s a great way to get some vegetables in your kids without them even knowing it.  All they will taste is the fruit.

My kids had the opportunity to try the Strawberry and Peach-Mango varieties.  First of all, it is wonderful that these come in little squeezable pouches, which means I don’t have to pack a spoon with them.   One less plastic spoon to end up in the landfill.

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So how do they taste?  Both flavors of the squeezers were a big hit with my kids, but the Peach-Mango was the favorite hands-down.  I had to try one myself and I have to say it is the perfect combination of tart and sweet.  You definitely can not taste the pumpkin and carrot that is in there, yet you are getting the health benefits from all that vitamin A.  My two youngest daughters have already asked me to get some more Fruit Burst Squeezers at the store for their lunches.  So I have to give this product a two thumbs up.  We will definitely be picking up some of the other varieties to see how the kids like those as well.

I know I am not alone in my struggle to get my kids to consume more fruits and veggies on a daily basis.  So I love that the Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers are a yummy way to get kids to eat more fruits and vegetables.  It is nice to have another healthy lunchbox option that my kids will readily eat.

Now for a fun giveaway…

Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers

Del Monte would like to bless one A Heart Full of Love reader with a Fruit Burst Squeezers™ gift pack. The gift pack will contain

• Two boxes of Fruit Burst Squeezers™ (one Fruit + Veggies 4-pack and one Simply Fruit 4-pack)
• One Del Monte lunchbox
• One orange-shaped eco-friendly reusable shopping tote
• One strawberry-shaped eco-friendly reusable shopping tote
• One Del Monte magnetic frame

All entries must be submitted through the Rafflecopter form below. The giveaway is open to US residents age 18 and older. Only one set of entries per person, household, and ISP address.  All entries will be checked for validity before a winner is chosen.

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Disclosure: I was provided with a Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers gift pack and information to facilitate this review. However, all opinions stated are my own. The sponsor is responsible for prize fulfillment for the winner, not A Heart Full of Love.

106 thoughts on “Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers Are a Great Choice for Back to School Lunches {+ a Giveaway}

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  2. Stephanie Grant

    I would like to try their Del Monte® Fruit Burst™ Apple Cinnamon Squeezers

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  4. Kelly Nicholson

    Visit Del Monte and then leave a comment below letting me know what you love about Fruit Burst

    i love that its real fruit

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  5. Paula Lee

    Would love to try my grandson on the Fruit Burst™ Peach Mango Squeezers because he will not eat vegetables.

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  6. Debra S

    It IS hard to get two of the kids here to EAT veggies! REAL HARD. oh I don’t like that or this.. and they push it around on their plates, eat only meat!!! Grrr but they DO like fruit so I would let them have fruit and veggies squeezers! I HAVE gotten them and they eat it right up. Painlessly getting their veggies. I will try the Blueberry fruit burst one.

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  7. Jennifer Pittman

    I would like to try Del Monte® Fruit Burst™ Apple Cinnamon Squeezers

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  8. Heather D.

    I love that the Fruit Bursts container is resealable. If I could choose one flavor to try it would be blueberry.

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  9. Teri P.

    These are an easy way to send a fruit in my child’s lunchbox. I also like to keep a few in the car for on-the-go snacks.

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  11. Terra Heck

    I’d most like to try Mixed Berry. Thanks.
    partymix25(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  12. Barbara Bradford

    We are always taking drinks for the little ones, to the football field, soccer games and these Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers look perfect, mainly with veggies added…

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  13. Shemp DeYoung (@shempgames)

    I guess it’s because it’s something new and different, but my daughter loves the screw off tops on these things.

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  14. Jennifer Reed

    The variety of Del Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers that I would most like to try is the fruit / veggie variety of Peach-Mango.

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  15. Chris

    We’ve used these on camp outs as they are super easy to throw into a backpack for a quick snack/burst of energy while along the trail! The Apple Cinnamon was my fave, but my scouts seem to prefer the mixed berry.

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  16. Jill Myrick

    My children would love the strawberry or peach mango squeezers.

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  17. Jennifer B

    I love that it is an easy to go snack and you don’t have to take a spoon!

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  18. Christie

    I love the way I can sneak some veggies in. My daughter loves the blueberry flavor!

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  19. Mihaela D.

    I’d love to try their Del Monte® Fruit Burst Apple Cinnamon Squeezers 🙂

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  20. lisa

    Fruit on the go is the perfect boost my kiddo with type 1 diabetes needs when he needs sugar on the go!!

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  21. Priscilla Benavides

    My 2 year old son loves fruit pouches and I would love to try these for him especially the Fruit and Veggie Pouches!
    priscillabenavides at yahoo dotcom

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  22. G

    I most love the fact that they have ones with fruits and veggies, like you said it’s a great way to add veggies without the kids knowing, I also love how great they are as I prefer to use products that do not contain High fructose corn syrup. Also love the convenience of these and the fact that extras spoon is not needed to eat them. I think the peach mango would be the favorite at my house but honestly I think we would enjoy all flavors. Thanks for the chance to win this yummy prize for my family!

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  23. heather c

    Mmmmm, Del Monte® Fruit Burst™ Peach Mango Squeezers sounds like an amazing treat!

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  24. Lisa Garner

    I would most like to try the Del Monte® Fruit Burst Apple Cinnamon Squeezers

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