Monday, July 16, 2012

Newman's Own Organic Review & Giveaway Hop

Coupon Savvy Sarah excited to be part of our second Food Fun Hop blog event hosted by Shy Babies & Little Inspiration. The sponsor of this event is Newman's Own Organics (NOO)

My family and I recently received a few of Newman's Own Organics dried fruits to try out!! We opened the Apples first - they are moist and delicious with great flavor!! The Berry Blend was perfect in our berry muffins we made!! I tested out their NOO's Cranberries in a delicious recipe I came up with: 

Cranberry Orange Scones
Serves 8

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup sugar
3 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup butter
1/2 cup dried cranberries
2 teaspoons grated orange rind
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 egg
1 cup powdered sugar
2 -3 tablespoons orange juice 

Preheat oven to 400F. Mix together flour, 1/4 cup sugar, baking powder, and salt in a bowl; cut in butter with a pastry blender or fork until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in cranberries and orange peel. In a small bowl, mix buttermilk and egg; add to dry ingredients all at once, stirring until mixture is just moistened. On a floured board, knead gently a few times, but not too much. Form into a patty on an ungreased cookie sheet; cut into 8 wedges with a knife but do not move it. Bake for 15-25 minutes or until light golden. Mix together powdered sugar and orange juice into a glaze; drizzle over scones. Separate scones and serve warm.

 Want to win box a package of Newman's Own Organics three dried fruits and a package of Hermits Cookies? See the Rafflecopter below to enter!

 Newman's Own Organics products were received in order to facilitate this review and giveaway, but all opinions are 100% my own.

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AS A BONUS when you have completed your entries - head over to my fellow bloggers pages on the linky below and enter each of their NEWMANS OWN ORGANICS giveaways as well!! 


  1. I think that apricots would be my favorite! The apples also sound yummy!

  2. I love their snacks!! The cranberries really make a difference in my opinion!

  3. I can't wait to try the recipe for Cranberry Scones! Yum!

  4. Wow, you are making me hungry! Thanks for the recipe and the great review. I love Newman's products.

  5. Looks yummy! Thanks for the great giveaway! I love Newman's Own Organics... great company! :)

  6. I would love to try the berry blend!! Thanks for the opportunity to win!!

  7. Thanks for an amazing opportunity!

  8. Any of these would be great in a salad or trailmix.

  9. I'd like the apples.
    Jennifer Rote
    wildnmild4u at yahoo dot com

  10. Apple sounds great

  11. I would love to try the apples!

  12. I think the dried apples would be my favorite.

  13. The mixed berries because the pieces are smaller and easier to eat more discreetly

  14. Cranberries.