For years, Fred’s has created the frozen appetizers you want to serve and that patrons crave. As the foodservice industry’s second leading appetizer brand, we continue to offer more ways for you to conveniently add signature dishes to your menu. Fred’s is your one-stop source for breaded and battered starter cuisine.
Fred’s features recognizable color-coded inner labeling, which makes storage easier and more convenient. The colored labels display product, ingredient and nutritional information for a safer, simpler way to menu appetizers.
See our featured products or browse through our product categories to find the world of appetizer products Fred’s can offer your operation. Or download our Full Product Line for a complete list of our products, as well as original recipe and menu ideas.
Fred’s for Starters uses mozzarella cheese that is produced to tight specifications for moisture, fat and salt content and is optimized to provide that stretch, texture and taste your patrons are looking for.
Fred’s for Starters onion products round out any menu. Made with select, premium, jumbo sweet Spanish onions, they’re delicately wrapped in a mouth-watering battered or breaded coating. Choose from a variety of coating profiles, packaging options, and slices such as thin cut, thick cut and petals.
Fred’s starts with fresh zucchini and cuts it into various sizes perfect for any application. Choose from breaded or battered circles and sticks. Our zucchini comes out of the fryer with the ideal brown, crispy coating and is delicious paired with a creamy garlic or ranch dip.
Fred’s for Starters uses the freshest savory, whole-button mushrooms—they’re individually quick frozen within only 72 hours of harvesting.