Sultana Raisins

Organic and Conventional

 

Product Description

SPECIFICATION SHEET

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Sultanu Raisins

Varieties:Vitis Vinifera (sultanina)

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Iran

CERTIFICATION: EU Organic Certified by KIWA BCS

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION : Sultana raisins are made from seedless grapes of the Vitis Vinefera. After being double washed, they will be dried then coated with vegetable oil (according to customer’s order), de-stemmed and mechanically cleaned, laser and hand sorted. Sultanas are very sweet and similar in flavor to honey. They are widely used in traditional cakes, breads, and biscuits. They are also used in cereal products and dairy industry. In addition, they are an acceptable snack for vegetarians and vegans.

STORAGE AND SHELF LIFE : Cool and dry condition, 21 months from packing date

PACKAGING: Plastic bags in carton box

ORGANOLEPTIC CHARACTERISTICS:

Flavor : Very sweet, similar to honey in flavor, free from rancid

Aroma : Typical raisins aroma without any foreign smell of of-odor

Texture : Firm, chewy, free flowing

Appearance: Light to dark brown

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS :

Foreign materials of plant origin: <2%

Moisture: <16 %

Vegetable oil: <0.5% (optional)

Sugared rasins: <10%

Insect damage: <3%

Damaged raisins: <4%

Moldy raisins: <2%

Seeded raisins: <2%

Capstems: <10%

Unripe raisins: <5%

CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Total Aflatoxin: <15 ng/g

Aflatoxin B1: <5 ng/g

Ochratoxin A: <10 ng/g

SO2: 15%