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Ingredients

Banana Purée

Banana Purée
Bananas are a healthy source of fiber, potassium, vitamin B6, vitamin C, and various antioxidants and phytonutrients. Like most fruits, bananas are mainly composed of carbohydrates, and are very low in both protein and fat.

Tree Top’s Banana Purée provides a color boost and an enhanced flavor to both food and beverage applications alike. Discover the wide range of healthy advantages Tree Top’s fruit purées can bring to your next project.

Banana Purée Benefits:

  • Fruit purées offer more servings of fruit per cup than juice (½ cup of fruit purée = 1 serving vs. ¾ cup juice = 1 serving). Based on USDA guidelines 1 fruit serving = ½ cup
  • Made with whole fruit, purées provide additional fiber
  • Products can be labeled “made with real fruit” to add that health halo image consumers desire
  • Available in acidified seedless or in an aseptic form
  • Proven traceability program
  • High food safety and reliability scores
  • Wide array of organic and conventional products
  • Current supplier of fruit purées to the baby food industry

Fruit Purée Applications:

  • Confections
  • Dressing and sauces
  • Fruit snacks and bars
  • Ice creams and yogurts
  • Smoothies
  • Sorbets and granitas
  • Bakery
  • Beverages
  • Baby foods

Process Types:

  • Aseptic (Highly processed to achieve commercial grade sterilization)
  • Acidified Seedless

Packaging:

  • New or reconditioned 55 gallon food grade epoxy lined, open top, steel drum with plastic liner and aseptic bag.
  • 275 gallon or 1000 liter aseptic bag in corrugated tote
  • Poly pail available in 4, 5, or 6 gallons

Shelf Life and Storage Recommendations:

Storage Temperature Ambient <70ºF Refrigerated <45ºF Frozen <0ºF
Banana 1 year 18 years Not recommended

Nutritional Information:

Single Strength Banana Purée (Per 100 grams)
Nutrient Amount
Calories 100.00
Protein 2.75 g
Carbohydrates 19.22 g
Dietary Fiber
1.60 g
Sugar-Total 17.41 g
Total Fat
0.68 g
Trans Fat
0.00 g
Saturated Fat
0.30 g
Cholesterol 0.00 mg
Vitamin A
82.12 IU
Vitamin C
58.78 mg
Calcium 8.60 mg
Iron
0.12 mg
Sodium 0.10 mg
Potassium 336.0 mg

Nutrition information calculated using Genesis Nutritional Database Software with adjustments based on processing. The information contained herein is, to the best of our knowledge, correct, but all recommendations or suggestions are made without guarantee or responsibility since the conditions of use are beyond our control. We disclaim any liability incurred in connection with the use of this data or suggestions.

Note: Actual product color may vary. Some items are custom formulated and may require minimum production runs. 

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