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Concord Grape Juice: The Polyphenol Powerhouse

Published: 17-Feb-2016 | Format: PDF file | Document type: White / Technical Paper
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Concord Grape Juice: The Polyphenol Powerhouse

The Concord grape is a distinctive dark purple grape variety grown with expertise and care by Welch’s family-farmer owners across North America. It is a great tasting, sweet and bold grape, and is perfect for creating high quality fruit juice products that will bring excitement to the beverage category. That’s not all. Concord grape juice also provides healthy plant nutrients, delivering more polyphenols than most other commonly consumed juices1.

This white paper explains the global opportunities for beverage and food companies to create and market successful products using Concord grape juice, and looks in more detail at the health benefits that make it a true polyphenol powerhouse.

1Mullen W, Marks SC and Crozier A. Evaluation of Phenolic Compounds in Commercial Fruit Juices and Fruit Drinks. J AgricFood Chem. 2007. 55:3148-3157.