Tag: Scones

Bing Cherry Lime Scones

Bing Cherry Lime Scones This recipe is short and sweet. When I first started blogging here at Turnips 2 Tangerines, some eight years ago, I made a lot of scones. Here is just a few of my favorites from back in the early days: Fresh Blueberry 

Roasted Asparagus Scones

Roasted Asparagus Scones

Roasted Asparagus Scones If you are an asparagus lover as I am, you are constantly looking for new ways to use this springtime favorite. Roasted Asparagus Scones are a great way to make asparagus in a new way. There is nothing better than fresh asparagus 

Lemon Sourdough Scones Paradise Fruit

Lemon Sourdough Scones Paradise Fruit

Lemon Sourdough Scones Paradise Fruit

Lemon Sourdough Scones are light and lemony with a hint of tang from the sourdough starter. Candied chopped lemon peel is added to the scone batter and then the tops are brushed with a small amount of milk or cream, sprinkled with sugar and extra candied chopped lemon peel provided by Paradise Fruit Co. before baking. The result is a tender scone with just the right amount of sweetness, perfect with your morning cup of coffee.

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Paradise, Inc.

I have been mentioning Paradise, Inc. for sometime now and I thought it was time for you to learn more about this fantastic company. Paradise, Inc. is a candied fruit company that has been business for a very long time. They are the leading producers of candied fruit in the world. Shop for fruit online through the Paradise Fruit Co. online store.

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About Paradise, Inc.

Paradise Brands Brings You a Rich Tradition of Delectable Confections…. For nearly three-quarters of a century, Paradise, Inc., has produced, packed and distributed its brands of Candied Fruit, which have been the favorites of homemakers and commercial bakers throughout North America. Paradise Candied Fruit can be used in a variety of recipes from cookies, candy, fruitcake and marinades.


The Company

The company, Paradise; began as a subsidiary of a diversified corporation soon after WW II, but shortly thereafter, Candied Fruit became the focus of its business and other operations were either sold or closed. In 1961, current ownership purchased the company, and the name Paradise Fruit Company was adopted and later incorporated in 1965 as Paradise Fruit Company, Inc. The company’s name was changed in 1993, to Paradise, Inc.


The Paradise Brands

The Paradise Brands include PARADISE™, PENNANT™, SUNRIPE™, MOR-FRUIT™, DIXIE BRAND™, and WHITE SWAN™. In addition, some of America’s leading grocery retailers like; The Kroger Companies, Safeway Stores, Inc., Food Lion, LLC and Bi-Lo, LLC have such confidence in Paradise quality, that they offer it for sale, under their own labels. Today, these brands make Paradise, Inc. the largest manufacturer and supplier of consumer packaged Candied Fruit in the world.