There are various kinds of Iranian date fruit as follows. Iran has diverse climates which suitable for most kinds of date fruits such as Bam Mazafati Dates, Piarom Dates, Kalute Dates, Wet Zahedi Dates, Dry Zahedi Dates, Kabkab Dates, Sayer Dates, Rabbi Dates, Lulu Dates, Shahani Dates, and others.
Type of Dates :
Mazafati dates are one of the products of Iranian dates. Mazafati dates are One of the most important and famous varieties of dates that grow in Khuzestan inside Iran. Kimia dates Iran are one of the most valuable and most tasty dates in Iran and the world. Due to high humidity, this type of date is not dry matter. So, its storage conditions are in the temperature range -5 to 5 ° C. These dates are from semi-humid dates with relative humidity between 15% and 35% depending on the time taken and the type and location of the planting.
Rabbi dates have a high nutritional value due to its natural sugar content. Also, Rabbi dates have a high nutritional value and are a good alternative to sugar. The ingredients of this product are lactose and fructose, which is rich in natural sugars. Its use does not have any harm to people with blood sugar. The Rabbi palm tree needs warm and dry weather. Growing and growing rabbi dates in Sistan and Baluchistan province in Iran is very booming due to its ability to withstand dehydration. On the other hand, the fruit of this type of date tree grows very quickly and along with the Mazafati dates, which are also part of the dates of the area. The second type of the Iranian Rabbi Date is Robbi dates, which is smaller and harder with dark red skin, sweet, and cheesy color.
These delicious dates are very popular with dark black and thin skin brown. It has different sizes, and its good type has a long and drawn appearance and a length of about 4 to 5 centimeters. Rabbi date is semi-arid and meaty. High shelf life in a long time to one year without refrigeration, is one of the main benefits of Rabbi dates. Also, this type of date fruit can be placed in a cool and dry place at home.
Kabkab dates are one of the most economical export Iranian dates and have a dark brown color. Its oval core, along with high core adhesion to fruit, is one of the capabilities of these dates. Kabkab dates are anticancer due to magnesium. Also, these dates are useful for hearing, sight, back pain, joint pain, breast, and lung treatment. So, kabkab dates are one of the most Persian dates that it provides energy for the body, especially during the day, for hard-core activities or for athletes. This is a great food supplement for thirst, a huge source of iron and minerals useful to the body. Kabkab dates have anti-allergic properties for people with seasonal allergies.
Bushehr Province is one of the oldest provinces in Iran. Khasoyi date is One of the most Persian dates. Khasoyi dates are from the sweetest dates and have a small size. For this reason, although it is recommended that about 5 date fruit be consumed daily, in case of khasoyi dates, this number can be increased up to 15 times a day. The amount of iron, potassium, and magnesium dates is roughly high. On the other hand, people who have bone problems or anemia can use khasoyi date to help them.
Piarom Date or Maryami Date is another type of Iranian semi-dried Date. This Date is cultivated organically and free of pesticides and chemicals. Piarom Dates have dark brown skin which is fully attached to the flesh. If you consume this date type once you are getting permanent consumer because of very good taste and unique appearance. Piarom Date is one of the most expensive varieties of date in the world same as Medjool Date. The moisture of Piarom date is under 15 % that can be kept at room temperature for more than 1 year. The package of Piarom dates are 10Kg and 500g Telescopic Cartons, 500g Clear Box.
Zahedi (Zahidi) Date can be considered as the most frequently used kind of Date fruit in Iran. The Date is a wet and dry fruit with yellowish color that is so effective for diabetic patients because of the low percent of sugar. Zahedi date comes in 2 types: Wet Zahidi Date (plastic bags of 30 kg) and Dry Zahidi Date (Cartons boxes of 5 Kg, 10 kg and 500g Telescopic Cartons, 500g Clear Box) that can be kept at room temperature for more than 1 year. The stock of Zahedi Dates (wet date & dry dates) are available into dry container.
Shahani date is one of the date types in Iran. This date is Long and cylindrical with size of 3 – 5 cm. Shahani date color is yellow to light brown with moisture under 25%. Shahani dates due to high amount of sweets and low price export to different countries such as India, UAE, Denmark, Bahrain, Germany, Oman, Afghanistan and other countries. Shahani date uses more in compressed shape with the shelf life of one year. The weight of package is from 1 kg to 10kg.
Sayer Date (Stamaran Date) is one of the exports Iranian Date that is allocated around 40% of total export of Date fruit to itself. The Date is a semi-arid fruit whose color is yellow but at ripening stage is amber-colored and reddish brown. Stamaran Dates have great popularity in Russia, Canada, Australia, England Zealand because of high sugar and low cellulose. Iranian Sayer dates are assorted according to size and cleanliness, to below grades: FAQ, GAQ, Grade B, Select, Super select Jumbo in pitted or un-pitted and chopped. Sayer dates have max 16% of moisture with the shelf life more than 12 months if store at good condition. The packaging of Sayer date is in 5 – 10 kg cartons and cellophane packs in different weights.
Kali DateKali Date (Kalute Date) is one other type of fresh dates or wet dates in Iran that is same as fresh mazafati date. The two fresh dates (Kali & Mazafati) are similar in sweet taste, soft texture, large size, high shelf life (12 – ۱۸ months) & package of retail /bulk and even in keeping condition (at 0 – 5 ° C temperature) but the kalute price is very lower than Mozafati price. Of course kali dates have special features that include low moisture, high fiber & brown color. Kalute date has a growing market in the most countries such as Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, India, Russia, UAE & Chile.