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CRMB Gives Kids Their Day in the Sun Recipe Contest!
8/2011 – School is almost back in session and California Raisins, along with registered dietitian and Le Cordon Bleu Chef, Michelle Dudash, are committed to helping busy kids and parents snack smart, even when time is tight…
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California Raisin Marketing Board, Pastry Chicago Announce Results to Amateur/Student Cookie Competition!
6/2011 – As reported by Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery, the Dancing California Raisin along with the California Raisin Marketing Board returned for Pastry Chicago’s Amateur/Student Cookie Competition at Whole Foods Market… More »


California Raisins is pleased to annouce cookie winners
4/2011-The California Raisin Marketing Board is pleased to announce the winners of Pastry Chicago’s fourth annual Raisin Cookie Competition hosted at the Whole Foods at Lincoln Park, Chicago. The April 16 competition included a total of 25 bakers and more than 70 spectators… More »

More Pie, Please! The California Raisin Marketing Board Offers Pie Recipes In Support of One of the Year’s Hottest Food Trends
1/20/2011 – Pie, an all-time American dessert classic, is making a sweet resurgence in 2011. With epicurean insiders predicting it to be one of the year’s hottest food trends, pie lovers are raising a fork of support and rejoicing on January 23 for National Pie Day. If one day in praise of pie is simply not enough, on April 9-10, the Great American Pie Festival will showcase a national bake-off to recognize the best-of-the-best among this celebrated dessert staple…More »

Andrea Spring Earns Top Honors for Chocolate Walnut Raisin Pie, Marking First-Time Best of Show Win for the Raisin Category
5/6/2010 – It was a proud day for the California Raisin Marketing Board and for Andrea Spring of Bradenton, Fla., as the restaurant owner took Best in Show in the professional division of the 16th Annual American Pie Council® (APC)/ Crisco® 2010 National Pie Championships® for her Chocolate Walnut Raisin Pie…More »

California Raisins and Television Star Alison Sweeney Raise Awareness About Feeding America’s Childhood Hunger Initiatives
8/24/2009 – More than 12 million children in America are at risk of hunger. Despite classrooms being back in session a time when many children will find some relief in going back to the free or reduced-price school meals – help is still needed on weekends and school breaks when assistance is not available. That’s why California Raisins, today, announced a partnership with “Days of our…More »