02/18/2011 03:51 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Freezing Fruit for All Seasons (Video)

2011-02-18-Pickingthrufrozenberries.jpgRemember those hot days of summer? Well, if they feel too far away, come along on this behind-the-scenes tour of the Willamette Valley Fruit Company plant where they freeze fresh locally grown fruits for year-round use. Working with berries that were grown within a 10 mile radius, they were de-stemmed, cleaned, color-separated, flash frozen, and packed. It was fun to see the whole process in action!

Originally posted on Cooking Up a Story.