#1.SunMaid Organic Dried Raisins
The SunMaid Organic Dried Raisins are the best raisins for those who want a great tasting USDA certified organic California raisin. They are juicy, natural, and great value for your dollar.
- #1.SunMaid Organic Dried Raisins
- #2.Dole California Golden Raisins
- #3.Gerbs Seedless Raisins
- #4.Newman’s Own Organics Organic Raisins
- #5.We Got Nuts Dark California Raisins
#1.SunMaid Organic Dried Raisins
When it comes to the best raisins, we think SunMaid does the best job in offering the best complete package. We consider these the best value for your money.These are California organic raisins and USDA certified. We also like the fact that these are 100% fruit with no added sugar or artificial ingredients.
Also, the quality and freshness is pretty sky high with very little clumping in each batch. The taste is very nice and definitely doesn’t taste like anything artificial is added in.Overall, these raisins are fairly large compared to others and very juicy and plump.
#2.Dole California Golden Raisins
If you like raisins and want a little changeup from the traditional black dried raisins, the Dole California Golden Raisins is a great option.These are the best raisins if you prefer seedless golden raisins. It is also nice to know that they also have no preservatives and are naturally fat, cholesterol, and sodium free.
We think these taste pretty good stand alone as a snack, but you can also use them as condiments in salads, baking and mixes.Finally, just know that these are Dole brand raisins, so the quality of each batch will be good without many defected raisins.
#3.Gerbs Seedless Raisins
If you want the freshest quality raisins without any marketing BS or pretty packing, the Gerbs Seedless Raisins are the way to go. Gerbs has been around in the business for a long time and know what they are doing.The standout feature of these raisins are they everything is 100% natural and packaged with allergen free ingredients. It is non-GMO, no preservatives, no added sugars.
Additionally, these raisins are kosher and vegan friendly. Basically they look, feel, and taste like they were freshly dried grapes from your backyard.Overall, the quality is very good and taste a bit on the sour side, only because they are real grapes without anything added.
#4.Newman’s Own Organics Organic Raisins
Newman’s Own Organic Raisins are a great way to eat fresh sun dried raisins while feeling good about it as well. A percent of the profits are donated to charitable organizations.In terms of some stats, these raisins are organic, gluten free, peanut free, and tree nut free. They are also fat and cholesterol free.
We find these raisins to be pretty fresh and don’t have too much clumping. They can be eaten straight from the can.Overall, the taste is pretty good and just a notch below SunMaid in terms of juiciness.
#5.We Got Nuts Dark California Raisins
When it comes to packing in tons of flavor, we really like the We Got Nuts Dark California Raisins. These raisins are gourmet, freshly packed, healthy and savory. They have a strong taste and are often sweeter than other raisins we tried.
In terms of freshness, the raisins are all pretty much fresh and plump without many defects. They are sweet and a bit tangy as well in taste. Finally, we saw very little clumping in our batch and the resealable packet is always a very nice option to have.