Pakistan is the only country in South Asia which grows dates on commercial scale. Pakistan produces a large variety of fruits and vegetables almost round the Year. Date production in Pakistan ranks third in fruits and same is the case in case of Exports. . It is one of the largest commercial fruit of Pakistan. The harvesting season for dates starts in July and runs until September.
Aseel Dates are of prime quality grown in Sindh Province. These Dates are semi-dry with a dark brown skin. These are oval shape, larger in size and hence plenty of meat
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Turbat Mix Dates are soft and short dates. Medium thin skin and rather easily broken, soft, syrupy tasting date. As a result they possess a unique flavor. This variety has high invert sugar. Therefore, mainly used for ingredient/formulation applications
FASIL Dates are cultivated in Sindh province of Pakistan. These dates are of Industrial Grade and contain lesser flesh, thinner in size and have dry skin. The shelf life is very short.
They contain only 15% to 20% water, compared to 65% to 70% for fresh dates . A dried date contains as much sugar (carbohydrate) as a fresh date , but at equal weight, the dried dates contain a little more than the fresh dates.