Open Mouth Dried Figs

Open mouth figs in contrast to Closed mouth figs have a wide opening at the end of them and because of this feature, they are called Open mouth, a term that might not be meaningful to English speakers and may cause a weird reaction upon hearing it. Due to its ubiquitous use in Iranian markets and websites, we also refer to this type of product, open mouth to avoid any discrepancy in our markets.

Sun Dried Figs

Dried Figs are either dried by sun  or  or industrial methods. When fig is dried by sun, it takes more time to produce final product, while it is produced faster by industrial method. Sun light is used to dry figs in gardens mainly. In this method the fruit lasts on the tree until it is half-dried. After fruits are fallen from trees and collected, they will be placed in a special location already made but dry air and drying materials are used in order to dry fruits in the factories. Sun dried figs are naturally dried to keep all nutrition values till reach the consumers.

Open Mouth Dried Figs – TYPE : (AAA)

This is the highest grade and best type among all Iranian dried figs. The main characteristic of this type is the white color or slightly yellow. This type is big in size and majority of figs of this type are the open mouth, which makes them easy to eat and chew. This is the most open mouth among all figs. The size of each fig in this type shouldn’t be less than 22 mm.

Available Sizes 22 mm
Color Natural white/yellow
Shape 90-98% open mouth
Moisture 12% -14%
Shelf life 12 Months
Packing 10kg -12.5kg Carton or as customer’s request
Storage In cool and dry place (0 – 4℃)

Open Mouth Dried Figs – TYPE : (AA)

This is the most common type for export in open mouth category. This type is smaller compared to AAA and more reasonable in price. This type is also white and yellow but the size of each fig is around 22mm with around 10 to 15 percent of the closed mouth. This type is open mouth but not as open as TYPE AAA in this category.

Available Sizes 18-22 mm
Color Natural white/yellow
Shape 85-90% open mouth
Moisture 12% -14%
Shelf life 12 Months
Packing 10kg -12.5kg Carton or as customer’s request
Storage In cool and dry place (0 – 4℃)

Open Mouth Dried Figs – TYPE : (A)

This is the third grade in open mouth category. Dried figs that belong to this grade have yellow and white color. The size of them is about 18 mm. About a half of the total amount has the open mouth. This grade is semi open moth dried figs that keeps the whole fruit’s shape closely but still semi open.

Available Sizes 18-22 mm
Color Natural white/yellow
Shape 50-60% open mouth/ semi open
Moisture 12% -14%
Shelf life 12 Months
Packing 10kg -12.5kg Carton or as customer’s request
Storage In cool and dry place (0 – 4℃)