IQF Blueberries Information & Supply
Uren can provide wild and cultivated individually quick frozen blueberries, packaged and delivered either direct to our customers or into a cold store for service deliveries.
Known for their sweet juicy flavour and high anti-oxidant levels, IQF blueberries can be used in a variety of applications to create delicious tasting products. They offer all the sweet, fresh flavour, colour and nutrients of a fresh blueberry with the convenience of a frozen product.
Both the wild and cultivated blueberries are Individually Quick Frozen (IQF) shortly after being harvested. The berries are picked and then frozen quickly to lock in all the flavour and nutrients of the fresh product.
Our blueberries are thoroughly checked for any defects, and to ensure they meet industry standards making them an ideal ingredient for any product.
Products we can offer
Please contact the IQF Blueberries team for more options.
Wild blueberries are smaller and have a deeper flavour and colour in the skin than standard cultivated blueberries. Sourced from our expert growers in the US & Canada our IQF wild blueberries are high quality and grown to industry standards.
The blueberries are packaged in 30lb/13.6kg lined cartons, and palleted 70 cartons to a pallet. Minimum order quantity one pallet.
New season for wild blueberries is Aug/Sep
For the latest crop report please see here
Cultivated blueberries are larger in size compared to the wild, and have a softer and lighter skin than the wild blueberries. Sourced from our expert and approved growers in Chile our IQF Cultivated Blueberries are high quality and grown to industry standards.
The material is frozen, sorted and packed at our 100% owned factory in Linares, Chile. Find Out More
Because we have our own dedicated team at the factory, we can meet all out customers’ requirements regarding, Quality, Packaging formats and logistical needs.
The new season for cultivated blueberries starts in December/January.
Packaged in 30lb/13.6kg cartons and palleted 70 cartons to a pallet.
Minimum order quantity one pallet.
We can supply our IQF Blueberries in volumes tailored to your business needs.
Our minimum order quantity is one pallet and with our logistics partner we can offer a 4-5 day lead time. This allows you to order the quantity you need to suit your onsite storage and production needs. Contact us today to discuss your business requirements and we’ll be sure to provide you with the highest quality products at a competitive market price.
IQF Blueberry application:
Our IQF blueberries can be used in many different food and drink manufacturing industries, in a variety of different products. These include but are not limited to:
- Desserts –as an ingredient or simply as a garnish, IQF blueberries can and are often used in the production of desserts.
- Baking- Muffins, cakes, flapjacks, breakfast bars and cereals, even added to icing, our IQF blueberries can be used in the production of many delicious bakery items both sweet and savoury.
- Dairy Products – Yoghurts or frozen yoghurts, ice creams, milkshakes even flavoured milks, fruit is often added to dairy products to create new and delicious flavours.
- Other – Purées & sauces, jam’s, jellies , conservatives, préserves, Juice, concentrates, and freeze drying
For more information on our IQF Fruit products click here.