Dates

The Majhūl date

The Majhūl date is known for its unique fruit, as these dates were long preserved exclusively for royal families and their guests. This date is considered unique because it only grows in a few regions around the world (California, Mexico, the Jordan Valley and some areas in Africa); It also has the capacity for natural growth to reach a very large size while preserving its rich flavor and beautiful shape. There have been attempts to cultivate The Majhūl date in different regions around the world, but the same distinctive quality and flavor that makes The Majhūl date preferred over other dates has not been found in the crops.

The Majhūl date is famous for its large size (jumbo), but it is available in many sizes, shapes and specifications, in line with the preferences and different uses of the consumer.The Majhūl date is famous for its large size (jumbo), but it is available in many sizes, shapes and specifications, in line with the preferences and different uses of the consumer.

The Majhūl date is full of energy and natural sugars – the majority of them in the form of glucose and fructose, so that the consumption of dates increases by athletes and those interested in health, and you have come to know dates with their rich nutritional value and the instant energy that provides them with a healthy amount.

Al-Barhi Dates

Al-Barhi Dates are fresh fruits, and they are usually sold to branches in the vegetable and fruit markets. This type of dates is seasonal and harvested normally in August and September.

It is possible to consume this unique type of dates either fresh, as it is crunchy in color and tastes semi-sweet, or ripe in the wet phase, where the tender and brown color and its taste is sweet, like the taste of the tasteful taste. In order to get the taste of caramel, the dates are put inside the freezer where it can be stored for several months.

Description: Fresh fruit that is marketed locally or exported to twigs in cartons weighing 5 kg..

It is possible to find Al-Barhi Dates in two stages:

  • If harvested in the early growth phase (the disorder), it is crunchy and tastes almost sweet and yellow in color. It is usually sold on the branch (the branch is about 10 cm long, with at least 5 dates in one branch). (Humidity: 50% to 85%).
  • The stage of full maturity, where the size is small and round and the structures are brown and sweet (the “wet” stage). (Humidity: 30% to 45%)

The reasons behind the separation of the cortex, “the phenomenon of bloating”, are not known yet. This phenomenon occurs at the time when the dates are on the date palm, while the same palm carries dates in which the separation of the cortex and other dates did not occur in that, compared to the dates in which it did not occur. Dandruff separation, the dates in which the separation occurred are usually slightly drier, and usually have a pronounced appearance.

Nutritional facts

Al-Barhi Dates
The Majhūl date

Quantity per serving – per date (15 g)

Quantity per serving – per date (24 g or 0.5 oz)

Calories

45 Calories 66
Calories from fat 0 Calories from fat 0
Total fat 0 g 0 % Total fat 0 g 0 %
Saturated fats 0 g 0 % Saturated fats 0 g 0 %
Cholestrol 0 mlg 0 %   Contrasting fats 0 g 0 %
Sodium 0 mlg 0 % Cholestrol 0 mlg 0 %
Potassium 90 mlg Sodium 1 mlg 0 %
Total carbohydrates 11.6 g 4 % Total carbohydrates 18 g 6 %
Dietary fiber 1.1 g 4 % Dietary fiber 2 g
Sugars 10.5 g Sugars 16 g
Protein 0 g Protein 0 g
Vitamin A Vitamin A 1 %
Vitamin C Vitamin C 0 %
Calcium 0.75 % Calcium 1 %
iron 0.75 % iron 0 %