What are Iranian Dates?
Everyone knows Iran by the name of Mazafati dates, but in Iran, especially in the south and southeast parts of Iran, more than 400 types of dates are cultivated, the most famous of which are: Mazafati, Piarom, Kalouteh, Estameran, Rabbi, Kabkab, Sayer, Zahidi and Shahani. each of which has its own fans in the world and We regularly export them to Europe, India, UAE, Turkey, Indonesia.
What are Shahani Dates?
Another type of dates that grows in Iran is the Shahani dates.
This dates, like other dates (Mazafati, Kaloote, Rabbi, Sayer, …) , is very popular in Iran, and every year a large amount of Shahani dates are export to countries such as: the UAE, India, China, Russia, Malaysia, Indonesia, etc.
Appearance of Shahani Dates:
Shahani date has an elongated appearance and its tip is narrow, to some extent it can be considered similar to Rabbi date, but it should be noted that Rabbi date is one of the dry dates and Shahani date is one of the wet dates.
Shahani dates color:
Its color is light brown and sometimes yellowish.
Where did Shahani Dates come from?
Shahani dates origin country: Shahani dates are cultivated only in Iran and it is one of the commercial dates of Iran.
Shahani dates origin in Iran: These dates are cultivated in Hormozgan and Fars provinces, but a large percentage, about 95% of the shahani palm groves belong to the city of Jahorm in Fars province.
Shahani dates are harvested in late summer and autumn.
Are Persian Dates Healthy?
All types of dates are useful and have many properties for the body, no matter which country they are grown in
The difference in cultivation origin only affects the taste and shape of dates, not their properties.
properties of dates taken from the FAO:
1. Proteins and Fats
2. Vitamins and Minerals
3. vitamins A, B1, B2 and niacin in reasonable amounts, but
no significant amounts of the other vitamins, notably vitamin C;
4. A good source of potassium, calcium and iron, and
a fair amount of chlorine, copper, magnesium, sulphur and phosphorus.
5. Enzymes: enzymes play an important role in the conversion processes that ake place during formation and maturation of the date fruit and the activities of four of them are of particular interest to final product quality:
i. invertase: responsible for the inversion of sucrose into glucose and fructose and related to texture and pliability,
ii. polygalacturonase and pectinesterase both convert insoluble pectic substances into more soluble pectins, contributing to softness of the fruit,
iii. cellulase: breaks down cellulose into shorter chain substances with increasing solubility and eventually leading to glucose, thus decreasing fibre content,
iv. polyphenol oxidase is responsible for biochemical changes of polyphenols to which the tannins belong; they are important in non-oxidative browning reactions of the date.
Shahani Dates Moisture
The maximum moisture content of Shahani dates is allowed up to 23%. If the loaded dates has a moisture content of more than 18%, it needs to be stored in a cold place. Also, our company export this type of dates in refrigerated containers in summer.
Shahani Dates Calories
Due to the high calorie content of dates, it can be a good option for athletes to provide energy.
In addition to the fact that this dates can be used normally, they can also be used in confectionery and bakery industries.
Shahani Dates Price
Shahani dates are in high demand in India, Afghanistan and Pakistan because they are exceptionally sweet and tasty despite being less expensive than Piarom dates and Mazafati dates, which are regarded as luxury dates. The quantity of the crop, Iran’s exchange rate, and the specification of the dates are only a few of the many variables that influence price in general.
Please feel free to ask any question about shahani dates price in Iran or whatever, We will be glad to hear your suggestions for a beneficial cooperation.
Shahani Dates Exporter in Iran
This dates should be sold with appropriate and attractive packaging as well as with international certifications because they are very well-liked by people all over the world and, according to export data, they have a substantial volume of exports.
We are private label experts. We can meet the packaging and private label needs of our clients’ businesses, and by utilizing a seasoned group of design experts, we can serve as your greatest resource in this area.
By providing documentation, our business can reassure you, dear consumers, that all the laws are followed.
Shahani Dates Wholesaler in Iran
Arah Company As a supplier, wholesaler and exporter of all kinds of Iranian dried fruit and nuts like: sultanas raisins, sun dried raisins, fig, jumbo pistachios, long pistachios and ETC, has been able to satisfy its customers by relying on its many years of experience and its reliable supply chain. We always try our best to increase the quality and satisfaction of our customers by following the latest market trends.
Shahani dates where to buy? We are Shahani dates supplier in Iran, We must say that you should not worry about the quality and price. We are experts in the supply and export of dried fruits & nuts to 5 continents and behind each of our products is a vigilant team familiar with global trends.
Shahani Dates Wholesaler Price in Pakistan
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