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Kabkab dates

Kabkab dates | meaty and energizing

One of tastiest Dates is Kabkab date which is also very popular in Iran. Kazerun, Dashtestan, Behbahan, Jahrom and Tabas are the main cultivation regions of this date. 

Tabas date has a warm temperament and is suitable for cold temperament individuals in regards to the medieval medicines of the Islamic world.

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Visual characteristics of kabkab dates

Kabkab dates are oval and semi-dry. Their color when ready for consumption is dark brown. This dates seed is completely stuck to the flesh. This date’s receptacle is also stuck to the flesh. This date is large and has a thick skin that is hardly separated from the date.

These dates can be stored for long periods of time. However, this date is sensitive to mechanical pressure during storage. Therefore, it has transportation limitations. The best temperature for storage of kabkab dates is -5 degrees centigrade. If stored at higher temperatures it loses its taste and quality. Additionally, in long term storage it is prone to attracting pests and insects. 

Kabkab date export

One of the best Iranian dates is Kabkab which is also popular abroad. Borna one of the most reputable and important companies in this domain exports a big portion of its produce each year. One of the possible reasons behind the popularity of this date abroad is its low sugar content and nutritional values. 

More than 80% of Kabkab dates are produced in Bushehr province. Therefore, this province is important in Kabkab date production and is subsequent role in date export. 

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Kabkab date benefits

In addition to great taste this date is exceptionally nutritious, healthy and good for our bodies. Kabkab dates are packed with fiber, iron, calcium and antioxidants. 

Because of its high mineral and vitamin content this date is helpful for the prevention and treatment of many diseases. For example, this date has been used for treatment of anemia, cardiovascular diseases and digestive problems like constipation and bowel issues. 

Another group of people that like this date use it for lowering body fat and weight. The magnesium content and natural sugars present in Kabkab dates helps this goal through daily consumption.

Kabkab date is one of the best substitutes for unnatural sugars. Since unnatural sugars are associated with a sugar crash, this dates natural sugars can be helpful because they can keep energy levels high without a sudden crash and also prevents many diseases associated with high sugar consumption.

Kabkab dates have considerable amounts of A, B and C vitamins.

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Kabkab date prices

As you know because of unfavorable economic conditions and price fluctuations fixed prices cannot be given for large time frames on dates or any other product.

But it is worth noting that generally date prices are affected by their cultivation location and quality.

Borna is one of the most reputable companies in date distribution. Washes and cleans Kabkab dates with the best equipment available to date and then categorizes and divides them. Afterwards the dates are stored in standard condition and sent all over Iran and the world.  This company exports more than 80% of its products abroad and will give you a great quality date at a great price.

Energetic Hosna Dates (kabkab)

Those people who are familiar with the geography and history of Iran know Bushehr and Tangistan, Borazjan. Dalaki River comes from the eastern slopes of the Zagros Mountains and flowing into the Persian Gulf and on their way watered down those old palm farms that is filled with hosna dates. kabkab dates has lots of flesh inside with golden yellow color and very delightful and delicious with natural sweetness, but is very sensitive to the environment conditions and it has very specific way to keep them, So it mostly picked from palm tree by farmers in semi-dried shape because in this case you can keep it for longer time. For example in this situation it is good maintained for one year in less than 15 degree temperatures. This kind of date is 3.5 cm to 4.5 cm and its dimension is about 2 cm to 2.5 cm. Moisture content in this date is vary between dry date with 16% moisture content to date with more than 24% moisture content . Kabkab date are categorised in a well-known dates in Russia and middle Asia. After washing and packaging this quality kabkab date our company presented this natural and organic date under the brand name of Hosna within neat and clean packages with good quality and shelf life.


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