Most Popular Menu Applications for Peaches

Peaches are incredibly versatile. They can be grilledbaked,  and sauteed.

Peaches are very popular among restaurant owners simply because they are delicious and healthy

If you are looking for delicious and fresh fruits, you can head to our main website at Wawona. We will supply you with everything you need to have for your restaurant.

Don’t know what type of dish you can add to your menu? Consider the following dishes ideas to get your inspired:

  • Grill the peaches to pair with pork chops or serve in a cinnamon-spiced dessert.
  • Use them as glazes on entrées
  • Blend frozen or fresh peaches into a creamy smoothie.
  • An ingredient in a fresh salad.
  • Chop peaches into a sweet-and-spicy salsa.
  • Try pairing peaches with berries and a bit of dark chocolate for a healthy dessert.
  • Add sliced peaches to oatmeals, salads, or yogurt for a sweet treat.

Related: Wawona Peach Recipes 

Most restaurants and bakeries advertise them as a healthy dessert option to eat after their main dish.

Restaurants also use peaches on their menu because they are a moderate source of vitamins and minerals, especially:

  • Potassium.
  • Vitamin C.
  • Vitamin A.

Are you looking for healthy new dishes to add to your restaurant menu? Send us a message and we will help you come up with new ideas today!

The Benefits of High Quality Pastries

A pastry is an extremely popular morning option. It is a traditional breakfast menu item that is typically paired with a steaming cup of coffee or tea. As the demand for on the go breakfast items increases, pastries become more valuable for restaurants. They are a convenient, easy to hold option for customers looking for a quick bite to eat on their way to work. A high quality pastry selection will help restaurants and cafés stand out from their competition. Add Wawona’s frozen fruit into your pastries to help add a little bit of health and freshness into your dishes, too!

Pastries have varying shapes, tastes, and textures that help appeal to all types of customers. Here are four breakfast items that are often labeled as pastries, and would be great with fruit:

  • Bagels
  • Croissants
  • Muffins
  • Danishes

Several of these options require very little prep time. A blueberry muffin, chocolate croissant, and an almond danish are three items that can be heated up and served to customers within minutes. Using frozen fruit in pastries is also a smart option. The opportunities are endless with what types of fruits that you can incorporate into your pastries.

Wawona Frozen Foods can supply your restaurant with high quality frozen fruit to implement into your delicious pastries in order to provide customers with delicious morning meals.

Contact our team today for more information about how our products can improve your menu!

Tips to Slash Food Waste

Excessive food waste is a significant problem for restaurant operators. Restaurants that have tremendous food waste could be using their money in a more effective manner. This includes investing in resources to improve the business, such as new technology or advanced appliances.

Food waste also has a major impact on costs. Restaurants that utilize efficient strategies to control food waste will experience lower costs and greater profit margin on their sales.

Here are six tips to cut down on food waste:

  • Upgrade Equipment
  • Limit Portions
  • Review Menu Items
  • Stock Ingredients Efficiently
  • Communicate with your Distributor
  • Increase Donations

Contact Wawona Frozen Foods for more ideas on how to improve your restaurant! Located in California’s fertile San Joaquin Valley, Wawona Frozen Foods specializes in growing and processing the highest quality fresh frozen fruit products for food manufacturers, foodservice distributors, restaurants and resorts, supermarkets and schools.

For more detailed information about these strategies, please read on at Consolidated Food Service.

Use Wawona’s Fruit in Fall Dishes!

The end of summer means cooler weather and saying goodbye to the pool and beach, but there’s something to be said about the coming of fall and the amazing fruit dishes of the season. Fall is the perfect time to create fruit dishes for your customers, from fruit salad to peach cobbler!

Related: Offer a Perfectly Fruity Fall

Peach cobbler is one of the go-to desserts when the fall weather starts to hit, and while finding fresh peaches now is challenging, flash-frozen peaches let you make the perfect dish without sacrificing flavor, quality, or nutrients!

Fruit salad is another customer favorite during the fall season, and you don’t have to stick with traditional fruit salad ingredients like apples and grapes—try spicing things up for your menu by creating dishes with pineapplestrawberriesblueberries, and pears!

Wawona’s mixed fruit blend is the perfect package for creating fall dishes from desserts and side dishes to the main course! Filled with peaches, white peaches, strawberries, blueberries, pineapple, and honeydew, you can create new menu items that embrace the fall flavor and are sure to satisfy even the pickiest of guests!

Now’s the time to add fall fruit dishes to your menu—Get your samples from Wawona today!

Offer a Perfectly Fruity Fall

What’s better than juicy, ripe fruit in the during fall? This is the philosophy we operate on at Wawona Frozen Foods, ready to provide you and your business with the very best in delicious ingredients.

If you’re considering which fruit-based recipes to prioritize on your menu, look below to see what’s in season and in demand:

Fruits Currently In Season

The value of fruit-based drinks, such as juices and smoothies, reached a whopping $10 billion by the end of 2020Customers slogging through sweltering hot weather are going to be eager for your restaurant to quench their thirst.

Ingredients we provide include:

  • Pears
  • Peaches
  • Plums
  • Blueberries
  • Pineapples
  • & more…

What are the most popular fruit-based drink recipes? There are a few classics you can fall back on to ensure you’re meeting your customers’ needs.

  • Cold pear cider
  • Peaches, Pineapple, & Blueberry smoothies
  • Spicy pineapple margaritas
  • Pear and peach slushies

Give your customers a reason to come back by contacting Wawona to stock up on the best frozen fruit!

Custom Blends—A Wawona Specialty!

At Wawona Frozen Foods, we’ve provided the food industry—from school cafeterias and restaurants to grocery stores—with the highest quality fruit products for over 55 years.

There are a wide variety of our high-quality fruits available in our custom blends: Wawona’s flagship peaches, strawberries, pears, plums, and more! Our special custom blends, made with fresh frozen fruit, are available year-round, and you never have to worry about consistency!

We offer seven different custom blends that your guests and customers are sure to love:

  • Spectrum blend
  • California blend
  • Premier blend
  • Festival blend
  • Tropi-Cal blend
  • 3-Berry blend
  • 4-Berry blend

Related: Healthy Snacks With Fruit From Wawona

Custom Blend—The Wawona Way

Our motto at Wawona is “Fresher Than Fresh,” and we stick to it. All of our fruits, including the popular custom blends, use individual quick frozen fruits to preserve the sweetness, texture, color, and nutrients of each individual fruitIndividual quick freezing allows us to pick our fruits at the perfect maturity level, which gives us more control over the quality and consistency of our products.

We’re proud to supply our customers with fruit products of the perfect firmness, with the perfect appearance, and unmatchable flavor. Discover Wawona’s quality today.

Interested in trying Wawona’s custom blend or other fruits? Order samples for your grocery store, school cafeteria, or restaurant today!

Different Ways to Use Wawona’s Signature Peaches!

While peaches are the best when they are in season, Wawona peaches are frozen at their peak of ripeness, so that you can enjoy this delicious fruit all year round. 

If your restaurant isn’t already serving peaches, here are a few ways to add peaches to your menu. 

Grilled Peaches. Grilling peaches adds a lot of flavor without a lot of effort. You can grill them straight from the freezer. Serve them as a side dish, a topping for salads, or even dessert. 

Sangria. If your restaurant has a bar, adding frozen peaches is a great alternative to adding ice to these chilled mixed wines. 

Related: Offer Smoothies with Wawona Fruit

Compote. This can easily top ice cream, pie, pancakes and more. A simple addition to your menu that is perfect for frozen peaches. 

Pork-wrapped. Add a little bacon to your grilled peaches, or wrap peach slices in prosciutto for a refreshing appetizer.

Poached. This is a perfect way to serve peaches as a dessert. Cook them in some herb-infused syrup for a simple, delicious dessert. 

Tarts. These simple desserts are another great way to use up peaches. You could also easily use a grilled peach with feta or goat cheese for a savory appetizer. 

No matter how you choose to add peaches to your menu, be sure to have the best. Shop Wawona Frozen Foods today

Offer Satisfying Smoothies with Wawona’s Frozen Fruit!

On a hot summer day, a smoothie can be a refreshing treat. With a few frozen fruits from Wawona, a plain smoothie can be taken to the next level on your menu

Create a Delicious Smoothie with Wawona!

Smoothies are a convenient way to enjoy a sweet but healthy drink. Here are a few ways that you can incorporate Wawona’s frozen fruit into these drinks.


Peach smoothies are the perfect summertime drink. Just add a few frozen peaches with a couple of berries. Use non-fat vanilla yogurt for a healthy treat. 


Smoothies made with strawberries are a popular choice. If you want to change up the regular strawberry smoothie, think about adding tofu and honey for a drink that is packed with protein and flavor

Related: Offer Healthy Snacks with Wawona’s Fruit! 


This fruit is not a typical smoothie ingredient, but you can add some spinach for a yummy green drink that offers plenty of health benefits. 

Mixed Berries

If you are looking for a variety of sweet fruit, choose to add mixed fruit to your smoothies. These options can provide a unique blend of flavors and colors to your drink. 

Need some delicious frozen fruit for your menu? Wawona Frozen Foods offers a large selection of fruits that you can use in everything from drinks to desserts!

Enjoy a Healthy, Fruity Breakfast with Wawona

Fruits and vegetables are pillars of popular plant-based diet trends. And what a great way to add seasonal flavor to your breakfast dishes! Turn the ordinary into something magical with a fruity twist!

Blueberry Compote-Stuffed French Toast

Dress up your french toast dish with a delicious seasonal berry compote. The warm and inviting aroma of cinnamon and vanilla pairs perfectly with the mild sweetness of the blueberry. For another layer of fancy, use brioche bread for the toast.

Related: Offer Fruity Appetizers with the Help of Wawona

Fruit and Granola Protein Power Bowl

Whole fat Greek yogurt is the protein star of this protein bowl dish. Fresh, housemade granola adds some crunch. And seasonal fruits like peaches and berries add color with a sweet finish! A light meal loaded with protein and healthy fat is a great way to start the day!

Fruit is a healthy, natural way to sweeten dishes. You can serve mixed fruit as a stand-alone side or build a dish around a favorite fruit. Either way, Wawona has a wide selection of frozen fresh fruits.

Since 1943 we have been growing fresh fruit in the California sunshine. Browse our catalog of delicious frozen fresh fruit today!

Incorporate Fruit Into Your Summer Entrees!

Add the taste of summer to some of your favorite dinners by incorporating fruit into your entrees! It may be easier (and tastier) than you thought to include some fruit into different menu items, and it comes with a number of satisfying benefits. 

How to Incorporate Fruit Into Your Summer Entrees

Fruit can enhance the flavors of some of your favorite dishes with minimal additional effort to the kitchen staff. Try these quick ideas on how to incorporate fruit into the dinners you serve: 

  • Add pineapple to burgers or pizza
  • Use mango in stir-fry
  • Make a fruit salsa for tacos
  • Put pear or apple into your turkey sandwich 

Related Link: Scrumptious Fruity Appetizers

Benefits of Incorporating Fruit Into Your Dinner

If the delicious meal possibilities didn’t already start making your mouth water, learn about what adding more fruit to your diet can do for your health. Health benefits of eating more fruit include:

  • Increase nutrient intake 
  • Hydration
  • Support healthy digestion
  • Boost energy levels

Are you ready to amp up some of the entrees on your menu with fruit? Contact Wawona Frozen Foods to place your order for frozen fruit today!

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