“Natalie’s—which produces around 7 million gallons a year—makes its juice to order and ships within 24 hours of squeezing. That has made it the top pick in juice-offs by Cook's Illustrated and Bon Appetite, among others.”
If you think your morning glass of OJ has too much of the sweet stuff, think again. The 100 percent juice varieties are made from pressed oranges with no added sugar. A glass of OJ contains more than a day’s worth of your vitamin C needs and packs as much potassium as a medium banana, an essential nutrient for muscle contraction and hydration.
While Tropicana’s juice can remain for a year in million-gallon tanks covered with a blanket of nitrogen, Sexton’s product is shipped out later that morning. “Feed your body like you want it to treat you,” the tan, athletic 60-year-old says. “We were making fresh juice before it was chic.”