Unpitted Sayer Dates

Indigenous to the Middle East, dates are sweet and savory fruits of Phoenix Dactylifera or the common palm date tree. Dates are known for their high amount of energy and natural sugar; that’s why they are widely favored throughout the region. Sayer dates are of the most frequently grown kinds of date in Iran. Sayer dates are known for the high concentration of anti-oxidants which help protect cells from free radicals and therefore prevent several diseases. They are often used as a natural substitute for sugar to help with blood sugar regulation and manage diabetes.

General Description

Their shape is a bit elongated and their color varies from brown to dark brown. The skin often sticks to the tender fleshy part and the low amount of moisture makes them fall under the semi-dry group. With their natural sweetness and refreshing aroma, our Sayer dates are here to provide you with the highest quality available in the market.

Bellow you can find the product specifications in more detail:

GradesDescriptionAvailability
Select A65 to 75 pcs/lbYes
Select B75 to 85 pc/lbYes
GAQ85 to 105 pc/lbYes
FAQMore than 105 pc/lbYes
IndustrialWithout countYes
Characteristics Tolerance
Moisture<15%
Black Spot < 0.5% by count
Calyx < 0.5% by count
Damaged Fruit < 0.5 % by weight
EVM (extraneous Vegetable Material) < 1% by count
Infestation No Live infestation
Dead infestation or parts thereof: < 3%
Mineral Stones, Grit < 0.5 gr: 1 per 4 Tons
Non-hazardous foreign matter (such as straw, thread, etc.) < 1 piece per cartons
Broken/ incomplete < 5% by count
Discoloured < 5% by count
Rotten/mould < 1% by count
Hard Ends < 2% by count
Flaking < 10% by count
Undeveloped < 1% by count
True hazardous foreign matter such as glass Target Nil

Will be safe for 18 months stored at 08°C and for 12 months at 15°C in a dry and ventilated atmosphere away from sunlight. They should be stored away from any material with a strong odor or products that are easy to be infested.

Fumigation by methyl bromide gas

Bulk
Packed in a sealed food-grade liner inside 10 or 20 Kg cartons.

Retail
Various packaging and labeling options available in different weights.
Most commonly ordered packages are Quad seal, Doypack, Pillow style made of various food-grade material.

PrincipleValueUnit
Calories 350Cal
Total Fat 0.17g
Cholesterol <1 mg
Sodium 25.3 mg
Potassium 665 mg
Carbohydrates 84.9 g
Total Dietary Fiber 10.2 g
Total Sugar68.2 g
Protein 2.1 g
Calcium 75.5 mg
Iron 2.5 mg
Ash 1.85 g