Last Updated: Oct 14, 2021 @ 2:32 pm.

What are the best organic fruit snacks? We tried out 13 different varieties of organic fruit snacks, judging them on taste, texture and bang for the buck. Which ones are vegan? Nut-free? Crispy? Here are the ones we like the best.

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Best Soft and Chewy

Yummy! Real fruit juice
These gummy-like snacks were both very tasty and easy on the wallet. Organic, gluten free and 70 calories per serving. Caveat: NOT vegan!

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Best Soft and Chewy: Black Forest Organic Fruit Snacks

Delicious! That’s what our panel of taste testers thought of Black Forest’s Organic Fruit Snacks. And an added bonus: these snacks were also easy on the wallet (on a per ounce basis).

What We Liked

• Mix of flavors.

• Soft texture.

• Yummy!

• 70 calories per serving. 

•  Gluten free, fat free.

• Vitamin C (70% RDA).

What Needs Work

• Not vegan.

• Contain corn syrup, coconut oil.

• 13 grams of sugar. That’s higher than most other organic fruit snacks we tested.

Best Vegan

Gluten free, no artificial colors
Pricey yet beloved fruit snack by kids—yes, they taste good! No high fructose corn syrup. Vegan! Critics say they are a bit too firm/sticky in texture.

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Best Vegan: Annie’s Organic Bunny Fruit Snacks

We tested organic fruit snacks with both kids and adults. For the kids, this was their favorite: bunny-shaped, gummy like snacks made with real fruit juice.

What We Liked

 No artificial flavors.

• Vegan!

• Gluten free

• Lots of Vitamin C (100% RDA).

• 70 calories per serving.

• No high fructose corn syrup.

What Needs Work

• Texture too firm for some. We thought they were easy to chew, but others said they were too sticky.

• Pricey.

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Best Nut-Free

Sweetened with organic cane sugar
Very yummy! No GMO's, gluten-free, no artificial colors. No nuts. Loved the taste but dissenters say the texture is a bit hard.
$24.01 ($0.80 / Ounce)

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Best Nut-Free: YumEarth Organic Fruit Snacks

Yes, some organic fruit snacks include coconut oil as an ingredient. If you are allergic to nuts, we’d suggest YumEarth’s organic fruit snacks—they are nut free. Here’s more:

What We Liked

• Very tasty!

• Vegan. There’s no gelatin in these snacks.

• No GMO’s.

• No nuts. No peanuts or tree nuts.

• Organic, natural colors. 

What Needs Work

• Texture is a bit hard.

• 12 grams of sugar per serving. Yep, that is more (sugar per gram) than non-organic snacks like Welch’s have!

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Best Crispy

Less sugar than others
We loved these fruit crisp snacks with simple ingredients: freeze-dried fruit. No added sugars or fat. Low calorie and a variety of flavors. Gluten free, dairy free, nut free.
$31.99 ($3.81 / Ounce)

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Best Crispy: Brothers-ALL-NATURAL Fruit Crisps

Yep, most organic fruit snacks are chewy. If you crave something crispy, we’d suggest this one based on our taste tests: Brother’s All Natural Fruit Crisps. And they are quite tasty!

These snacks have only 8 grams of sugar, which is naturally occurring from fruit, not added later. Only 40 calories per serving (a serving size is one bag). Here’s more:

What We Liked

 7 flavors: Asian pear, banana, Fuji apple, Fuji apple & cinnamon, peach, strawberry, strawberry banana.

• The apple flavor was most popular. 

• Simple ingredients. No added fat or sugar.

• Low in calories.

• No additives, preservatives or dyes.

• Gluten free, peanut/tree nut free, soy free, dairy free and non-GMO.

What Needs Work

• Could be crispier. Most folks liked the texture of these snacks, but a minority thought they were too spongy.

• Pricey. And some flavors are more expensive than others.

• Not processed in the USA. These snacks are processed overseas and that concerns some folks. So, just an FYI.

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