What does clean label mean?
We believe in being a transparent food source for our consumers. We do not add any preservatives, concentrates, flavor packs or hidden ingredients. Our juices are squeezed, bottled and shipped immediately.
Why is shelf life important?
The shelf life of a product is a good indicator of how fresh a product really is. If you see a long shelf life, it is likely that the product has gone through industrial processing and has added preservatives. The shorter the shelf life, the fresher the product!
Are there added sugars in the juice?
Our juices have absolutely no added sugars. The sugars found in our juices are the natural sugars from the fruit. It’s as if you are eating the fruit itself.
*Exception: Our Strawberry Lemonade and Natural Lemonade are sweetened with natural pure cane sugar from Florida.
Are there preservatives or additives of any kind?
There are absolutely no preservatives or additives of any kind in our juices. We believe in keeping our process simple and producing clean label products. We squeeze the fruit and give you the juice. Why change perfection?
Is the juice diluted with water?
No! We provide you with a wholesome source of nutrition by never adding water to dilute our juices. We give you the juice that is in the fruit - nothing more and nothing less!
*Exception: Water is one of the main ingredients in our Natural Lemonade and Strawberry Lemonade.
Where are the ingredients sourced?
We are committed to procuring the highest quality Florida citrus and American produce whenever possible in order to produce a juice that keeps you and America strong.
Are the juices gluten free?
Yes, all of Natalie’s juices are gluten free.
What does the fish on the label mean?
We are blessed for the opportunities God has given us. We give glory and honor to Him by having the Christian fish displayed on our packaging.
What does Gourmet Pasteurized mean?
Gourmet Pasteurized means we pasteurize at the minimum temperature, for the minimum amount of time, to ensure your juice retains optimum nutrition, enzymatic activity, and unrivaled freshness.
What is the difference between Gourmet Pasteurized, HPP and Pasteurized (Industrial strength) juice?
Gourmet Pasteurized: minimum time and temperature, 26 day shelf life
High Pressure Processing (HPP): (cold pasteurization) subjecting product in a chamber to high levels of pressure, 30-45 day shelf life
Pasteurized (Industrial Strength): high temperatures, multiple treatments, 90 day or more shelf life
Does the juice need to stay refrigerated?
Yes! In order to maintain freshness and quality, our juices must remain refrigerated at 38° F.
Where are the expiration codes on the bottle?
The expiration codes are printed in black and are found directly above the label on the front of the jug.
Why does the juice change flavors throughout the year?
We squeeze Florida oranges and grapefruit all 12 months of the year. There are over 15 different orange varieties and 11 different grapefruit varieties grown in Florida, each with their own unique flavor, color and aroma. We strive to produce a juice with a consistent flavor profile; however, there will always be a variation in taste due to the varieties of oranges and grapefruit used. We always use the sweetest, most mature Florida fruit available to make your juice.
How do you squeeze Florida citrus during the offseason?
Once the fruit is picked in April, we store our fruit in cold storage units at 33 degrees from May-October. They remain mature and fresh in a refrigerated atmosphere.
What is the nutritional value of orange juice?
Orange juice is an excellent source of essential vitamins and minerals, including: Vitamin C, Potassium, Folate (Folic Acid), Calcium, Vitamin B6, Thiamin and others.
Is the packaging recyclable?
Yes, all of our packing from our bottles, labels, caps, boxes and even box tape is made in America and is 100% recyclable.